Chapter 4. Details of Using Skype for the First Time
IN THIS CHAPTER, YOU LEARN HOW TO:
• CREATE A NEW SKYPE ACCOUNT
• SET YOUR PREFERENCES
• ADD CONTACTS AND MAKE A TEST CALL
• USE SKYPE TO MAKE A CALL, SEND AN INSTANT MESSAGE (IM), AND TRANSFER A FILE
• CONFIGURE YOUR SKYPE PREFERENCES
This chapter is designed for beginning computer users or for people who want detailed instructions for creating a Skype account and using Skype for the first time. This chapter covers the summarized material included in Chapter 2, but it offers more in-depth step-by-step instructions for other computer operating systems.
Create a New Skype Account
When you have finished installing Skype, you will need to create a new Skype account and register as a Skype user. ...