Learn how to make free phone calls to more than 75 million people, and dirt-cheap phone calls to practically everyone else, anywhere on Earth! You can do it with Skype. This book will help you get started fast, with any computer: Windows, Mac, Linux, even Pocket PC. Then, take Skype to the limit, with SkypeIn, SkypeOut, instant messaging, secure file transfer, even video calling.
Set up and customize Skype in just minutes
Take Skype on the road--avoid expensive hotel phones and international calls
Transform your PC into a state-of-the-art Skype videophone
Troubleshoot Skype connections and audio quality
Discover even more ways to save money, simplify life, even build your business!
Written by Skype insiders, this is the only official guide to Skype. It's up-to-date, easy-to-use, quick, simple . . . and above all, FUN!
Bonus coverage for more experienced users: Skype architecture, security, and advanced configuration.
Table of Contents
- Title Page
- Copyright Page
- Contents at a Glance
- About the Authors
- 1. What Is Skype?
- 2. Skype Quick Start
- 3. Details of Installing Skype
- 4. Details of Using Skype for the First Time
- 5. Using Skype Every Day
- 6. How People Use Skype
- 7. Troubleshooting
- A. Skype Architecture
- B. Skype Security
- C. Advanced Setup
- Title: Skype: The Definitive Guide
- Release date: May 2006
- Publisher(s): Que
- ISBN: None