Use Skype with Office 365 for home

Activate Skype minutes

  1. Sign in at

  2. Select Activate your Skype minutes.

  3. Select Activate.

Screenshot showing where to Activate Skype minutes.

Use Skype minutes

  1. Select Dial pad Select the dial pad icon in Skype in Skype.

  2. Select the Choose country/region drop-down arrow to select a country code for the number you’re dialing.

  3. Type in a phone number.

  4. Select Call or press enter to start the call.

Note: If you don't have Skype yet, download the app from or Google Play Store.

Screenshot showing where to make a phone call with Skype
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