Driver Details

Skype Converged Communications, v., A01

The Skype™ software product enables PC-based communication and includes support for free text chat via instant messaging, PC-to-PC voice calls and video calls, and multiparty voice calls.

Additional fee-based features include IP-to-phone and phone-to-IP connectivity and voice mail.

Fixes & Enhancements

Initial Release


Version, A01



Release date

22 Jun 2006

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Non-Packaged
File Name:SkypeInstall.htm
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 7 KB
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Custom Instructions for SkypeInstall.htm:

Click on and view the SkypeInstall.htm to see instructions to download and install the Skype™ software.

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