How to use and install Skype on a Chromebook

Installing and Using Skype on a Chromebook

Chromebooks are versatile devices that can run a variety of applications, including popular communication tools like Skype. In this guide, we'll walk you through the process of installing and using Skype on your Chromebook, providing you with multiple options to suit your needs.

Option 1: Installing Skype from the Google Play Store

The easiest way to get Skype on your Chromebook is by installing it from the Google Play Store. Here's how:

  1. Open the Google Play Store on your Chromebook.
  2. Search for "Skype" in the search bar.
  3. Click on the Skype app in the search results.
  4. Click the "Install" button to download and install the app.
  5. Once installed, you can launch Skype from your app drawer.

For your convenience, here's a direct link to Skype on the Play Store:

Option 2: Using Skype as a Web Application

If you prefer not to install the app or if your Chromebook doesn't support Android apps, you can use Skype's web version:

  1. Open your Chrome browser.
  2. Navigate to the following URL:
  3. Log in with your Skype credentials.
  4. You can now use Skype directly in your browser.

The web version offers most of the features available in the app, making it a great alternative for Chromebook users.

Video Tutorial

For a visual guide on installing and using Skype on your Chromebook, please refer to the following video:

Additional Information

Skype on Chromebook provides a seamless communication experience, allowing you to make voice and video calls, send instant messages, and share files. Whether you're using it for personal conversations or professional meetings, Skype's features are fully accessible on your Chromebook.

If you encounter any issues while installing or using Skype, ensure that your Chromebook's operating system is up to date. Sometimes, clearing your browser cache or restarting your device can resolve minor glitches.

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We hope this guide helps you get started with Skype on your Chromebook. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment on our YouTube video, and we'll be happy to assist you!