Add and remove Skype friends as contacts in or Outlook on the web

Note: Sign in to using a Microsoft account, including email accounts ending in,, or — or sign in to Outlook on the web using an Office 365 work or school account.

Add a Skype friend as a contact

  1. On the Outlook toolbar, in the upper right corner, click Skype Click Skype .

    On the Outlook navigation bar, click Skype.

  2. In the Skype pane, click inside the search box next to the magnifying glass, and enter the name of the person you want to add.

    Note: If Skype doesn't return the person's name, click Search Skype Directory.

    Click Search Skype Directory

  3. When Skype returns the name of the person you want to add, click the name, and then click Add To Contacts.

Remove a Skype friend as a contact

In the Skype contacts list, search for the contact you want to delete, right click the search result, and click Delete contact.

Delete contact

See Also

How to uninstall Skype for Business

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