Skype Photo Sharing Features For Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1 Users .

Microsoft has just launched Skype photo sharing features for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1 users. WIth latest 2.21 updates on Skype application for windows,  Skype users can enjoy photo Sharing features in their Windows phone 8 & Windows Phone 8.1. Skype photo Sharing features for Windows phone 8 & Windows Phone 8.1 by downloading the 2.21 updated free Skype application lets user to send or Share photos if users are offline too.

In official Skype blog Lara Kingwell wrote  that “Right now, building great picture sharing capabilities is high on our list of priorities, and we’re excited to announce the feature will start rolling out to Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows Phone 8 users for the first time with today’s 2.21 update.  This will let you send photos to your friends and family, even when they’re offline.

Skype 2.21 version for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1

Skype 2.21 version for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1

New Features on Skype 2.21 for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1

  • Photo Sending Features.

With the help of  Skype 2.21 for windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1 user can send photos to one or more than one Skype contact or Skype friends. Similarly user can receive photos from one or more than one Skype contact or Skype friends who are using  5.0 or above Skype version for iphone or latest 2.21 updates on Skype application for windows phone 8 and windows phone 8.1. When user send photos to their contact,  receiver will receive a URL link and they can  open the pictures by clicking the link. Skype also announced that they will modify this features in upcoming days for more improvement and quality pictures.

  • Check more conversation history.

With this latest update on Skype application for windows phone 8 and Windows phone 8.1. User can check or load  more conversation history by scrolling up their previous conversation with their friends family or fellows. Or user are able to check their Skype conversation more than it use to be displayed in past.

  • Text marking up facilities.

User can make their text bold by typing the text in between  *………..* ,similarly if they want to make the text italic then they can type the text in between _………_.

  • Add  favorites from chat view

With the help of Skype 2.21 updates user can add their any contact with their favourite by clicking the options button of Chat view tab.

  • Performance improvements

Skype also announced that they are working for the more improvement for this new version of Skype for Windows phone 8 & Windows Phone 8.1 for putting Skype conversations in  first  priority.

How To Manage Skype Notification On Android ?

As per their requirement Skype user are able to manage Skype notification on android device also. If user are using Skype from their Android mobiles then they can manage notification easily.

If user want to turn on notification in their Android device, follow this Steps.

  • Log in your Skype account.
  • Then Click or tap in the menu button or icon of your device 
  • Again tap in the Setting option.
  • Now tap Notifications.
  • Finally tick the Sync group messages in the background option like in picture below.
Sync group messages in the background

Sync group messages in the background

Now you can get any new notification from your group messaging.

Sometime due to low battery on your device makes Skype notification auto turn off by default setting. Though user are able to turn on their Skype notification by following the Steps mentioned above.

If user want to turn off notification in their Android device, follow this Steps.

  • Sign in your Skype account.
  • Then Click / tap in the menu button /icon of your device 
  • Again tap in the Setting option.
  • Now tap Notifications.
Turn of Skype Notification- Android

Turn of Skype Notification- Android

  • Now Click on the Off Button Straight right to the Notification for turning off all notification . In above picture it is just highlighted by the red box.
  • For Turning off new IM notifications for 1:1 chats, Tick on the New instant message tab.

Now User can turn on or off their Skype notification for their Android Devices. Similarly as per your requirement  choose your desired option and you can turn on or off your notification sounds, lights, or vibrations, by using the checkboxes next to those options. If you manage your notification sounds, lights, or vibrations, you are able to save you battery power which lets you for hanging with Skype for long time. So by following the above quick notes now you can turn on or off your Skype notification in your Android mobiles.

New Facilities On Skype Cloud Based Group Chat.

After reaching 300 million plus Skype users around the world, Skype users are now able to use more new facilities on Skype Cloud Based Group Chat. Skype is recently working in improvement of group chat facilities. Due to this free online VOIP applications  effect working now user can use Skype cloud-based Group Chat system experience.

Skype Group Chat.

Skype Group Chat.

New Facilities On Skype Cloud Based Group Chat Systems are as bellow.

1. User are now able to  Send or Receive Massage if they are Offline too.

Due to this new facilities on Skype Cloud Based Group Chat system user are now able to sent message to their friends, if their friends are offline, Similarly if the user are offline then they can also able to receive massage.

2. User are able to receive messages even when they are not  actively using Skype.

This new Skype Cloud Based Group Chat system lets user able to receive Skype massage even if they are not actively using Skype.

3. If user sent massage while they are offline then this new facilities on Skype Cloud Based Group Chat system automatically send the message after you became online.

By using this new facilities on Skype Cloud Based Group Chat system user are able to sent message which they have type and sent in offline mood thinking that they are online. If you are offline and clicked to Skype massaging and type some message to your fellows then the same message will be sent to the desired friends after your device is connected with internet.

4. User are able to get notification when they receive new message.

Using this extraordinary features user are able to get notification abou receipt of new Skype message. User are also allowed to turn off these notifications if they don’t require notification about receipt of new message.

5. User can see consistent chat history across their multiple devices.

By using this new facilities on Skype Cloud Based Group Chat user are able to see Skype message done in the same way over time to different friends with the help of Skype application of their electronic devices.

6. User are able to Know about the receipt of message they have send.

By using Skype Cloud Based Group  user are able to know weather the massage they have send is redden or not .

By using Skype Cloud Based Group now user can get a lot benefits but for for using this features you have to update the latest version of Skype application to your device.

Skype Application Version 5.2 For iPhone Updated With Voice Messaging & Profile Display.

Skype had just launched Skype application version 5.2 for iphone updated with voice messaging & profile display. In previous 5.1 version of  Skype application for iphone users were provided facility to  delete Skype conversation, edit Skype massages & contact filter ability. But after waiting for long time and the vast request from Skype users , microsoft owned company Skype has  now launched the latest version of Skype application with three more facilities to iphone users all around the world.

Skype For iPhone

Skype For iPhone

Latest facilities to iphone users Provided by Skype, by updating Skype 5.2 version 

1. Voice Messaging support:

While you receive new voice message then the received message will be displayed  in your conversation. Then you just have to do is tapping the Play button for listening the massage. Which lets user to know about receiving new voice message.

2. View contact Profile:

With the help of updated Skype 5.2 for iphone, user are able to view the profile, mood, massages, birthdays, location and more by clicking the contact in your people list and then select profile from the “…” menu.

3. Add participants to existing conversations:

By Tapping  the “…” menu in the bottom right corner of your single or group conversation you can add any of your Skype friends to the existing conversation by clicking on the “add participants” option.

Thus Skype application version 5.2 for iPhone updated with voice messaging & profile display makes Skype more creative and user friendly, also it makes user to know about the receipt of new messages as well as user can  add more friends to their  existing conversations, also they can know about the profile of their friends or fellows using iphone .

Skype Application 5.0 Version For Android Updated With Contact Syncing Facility Will be Launched

Within few months Skype application 5.0 version for android updated with contact  syncing facility will be launched. After reaching more than 300 million Skype users finding friends in Skype has been tough and challenging task to conduct for Skype user, due to similar name  sometime user use to add different  Skype users thinking them their friends which has been a  real threatened or troubling . Now with the help of Skype application 5.0 version for android updated with contact syncing facility will help to add your Skype contact from your android device.

Skype For Android Phones

Skype For Android Phones

 

Pierre-Eric Jacoupy, senior product marketing manager at Skype

Pierre-Eric Jacoupy, senior product marketing manager at Skype

Pierre-Eric Jacoupy, senior product marketing manager at Skype wrote in Skype official blog on Wednesday that “Helping you keep in touch with the people who matter most in your life has always been a key goal for us here at Skype. But with more than 300 million users, we know that sometimes finding your friends on Skype can be a challenge. Today, we’re thrilled to announce a brand new feature for Android users that makes it easier than ever to find the people you’re looking for on Skype.”

However this new contact syncing features was already provided by other social application like WhatsApp & Facebook, its completely new expanded features for Skype users. After log in Skype through 5.0 version for android user will be able to connect to Skype with their phone contact but for connecting Skype with your android device contact list you have to verify your phone number. After verification of your phone number this new version of Skype application will auto match your Skype and phone contact number. After connecting your phone address book it won’t damage your Skype friends as spam.

This new features also make users able to connect their address booked if they are log in to Skype with their Microsoft account like Outlook, Windows 8 etc. Though Microsoft announced that this version will be launched in upcoming months this Skype app 5.0 version is already available in “What’s’ New” section of Google Play Store.