Software Update: Skype for Windows

Skype has released the second update for version 4.2 of its VoIP client for Windows. With Skype it is possible to communicate with other Skype users by means of text, speech or image, or a combination thereof, over an internet connection. Version 4.2, among other things, has improved sound quality in situations where bandwidth is limited, 720p high definition video can be used and the default instant messaging setting is now “only for contacts on my list” to improve privacy. guarantee. Version has been released to fix the following issue:


  • After upgrading to 4.2, some users were notified of old authorization requests.

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Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista
Website skype
File size 1.60MB
License type Freeware