Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics

 
 
By Clint Boulton  |  Posted 2008-10-01
 
 
 

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics

 

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Skype Video Call in Default Mode

For users who like the larger video screen, Skype salutes them.

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Skype Video Call in Default Mode

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Skype Video Call Compact View

Some users were irked by the bigger screen, which they deemed cumbersome, so Skype now offers a compact view for calls.

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Skype Video Call Compact View

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Never Miss a Message

System tray (right) and animated icon alerts in Skype 4.0 for Windows make it harder for users to miss incoming messages, a common complaint in Beta 1.

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Never Miss a Message

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Group Contacts Return

The return of a feature from earlier versions makes it possible for you to manage your favorite contacts in groups.

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Group Contacts Return

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Default Chat Large Profile

Go big for clear views of your conversations

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Default Chat Large Profile

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Default Chat Small Profile

Or go small for a less cluttered screen.

Skype 4.0 for Windows Goes Back to Basics - Default Chat Small Profile

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