You asked: Can my email be my Skype ID?

Your Skype Name is the name created when you first joined Skype, other than your email address or phone number. If you sign in with an email address or phone number instead, then you’ll have a Skype Name tied to your Microsoft account.

Can Skype ID be Gmail?

Microsoft no longer supports Gmail or Facebook accounts for signing into Skype.

What is my Skype ID example?

Tap your profile photo.

It’s at the top-center part of the screen. This opens your profile. Find your Skype ID next to “Skype Name.” It’s under the “PROFILE” header. Depending on when you created your account, your ID can be a name you created, or it may begin with “live:” followed by a series of characters.

Is Skype address the same as Skype ID?

Yes, they are the same. Some users tend to term Skype Names as Skype ID, Skype handle, Skype username, etc. You can refer to this link on how to locate your account’s Skype Name. What’s my Skype Name?

How can I use Skype Live ID?

For that, open the Skype app and go to the Contacts tab at the top. Click on New Contact. Type the live ID of the person in the search box. You can also search using their full name, email address, or phone number.

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Where do I get Skype ID?

Where can I find my Skype ID?

  1. Open Skype on your device.
  2. Select your profile picture.
  3. Select Skype profile, and both your Skype Name and the Microsoft Account you’re signed in with are displayed in your profile.

Is it safe to share Skype ID?

Unfortunately, it is not possible to hide your Skype name from your contacts. Your Skype Name is available to them when viewing your Profile screen. If your Skype Name has the form “live:name”, then it is indeed possible to guess the domain of the email associated with this “name”.