Unlike your email address or phone number, your Skype Name is the name you created when you first joined Skype.
Microsoft accounts that are linked to email addresses or phone numbers will have a Skype Name as well.
- You can select your profile picture here.
- Your Skype Name is displayed in your profile when you select Skype profile.
If you’re signed into a different account than you were expecting, we can help.
Can my Skype Name be changed?
There is no way to change your Skype name, but you can change your Skype display name if you wish.
- Click on your profile picture in Skype while you are logged in.
- Please select your Skype profile from the drop-down menu.
- Select the Edit button.
- You can update your Skype display name by checking the box and saving it. If you want to change it back, you can do so at any time.
Frequently Asked Questions
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Which is better zoom or Skype?
Other features included with Zoom vs Skype
Zoom and Skype share many features in common. Whiteboards, file sharing, screen sharing, and meeting recording are all included in both apps. In terms of integrated features, Zoom is better overall than Skype.