The answer is yes. With a Skype Number, people can call you from a landline or mobile, and you can answer the call by using Skype. The Skype Number can be used to contact you if your friends, family or colleagues do not have Skype installed on their computers as they will be able to dial your Skype Number to get in touch with you.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can someone call me on Skype from a landline?
If you have a Skype Number, people in your address book can call you from a land line or a mobile phone, and you can pick up the call on Skype. Having a Skype Number is very convenient if you have friends, family or colleagues who are not using Skype, since they can simply dial your Skype Number to get in touch with you if they don’t use Skype.
Can a regular phone call a Skype number?
There is no need to have a landline or mobile phone to dial your Skype Number. You simply pick up the call on Skype from any location.
How do I receive a call on Skype?
It is possible for you to receive calls if you are logged into Skype. On your incoming call notification screen, you will see the following options: Click on the Call button if you want to answer the call as an audio call. In order to answer with video, click the Video button on the screen.
How much does it cost to receive a Skype call?
Free of charge
Anywhere in the world, Skype to Skype calls are free of charge. Skype is a free application that can be used on a computer, mobile phone or tablet*. As long as both of you are using Skype, the call is completely free for both of you. Only those who wish to use premium features such as voice mail, SMS messages or calling a landline, cell phone, or calling outside of Skype will need to pay.
How do I know my Skype phone number?
There is a Skype Number checker on the account’s dashboard in the Skype website where you can view your Skype number.
If you want to know how to check it, please see the steps below.
- Click on this link to sign in to your account.
- Then select Manage Features from the drop-down menu.
- You will be able to see your Skype number when you click it.
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