English and ICT Skills for Life

Guide To Social Media Tools
Skype | Finding and adding contacts in Skype
1 - Search for a contact
Type your friends' first name, last name, email or phone number to search and press "Search Skype"
2 - Find the contact
Find the contact in the search results and click on it. The window with contact information is shown.
3 - Info about the contact
Check if it is the contact you are looking for.
Press on contact photo (or a logo if a photo is not uploaded).
If it is the contact you are looking for press "Add to Contacts" button.
4 - Adding contact
Type in the message to introduce yourself to the contact and press "Send"
You may have to wait for contact to approve your invitation. After approving you may start chatting.