How to create a group on Skype: Despite the passing of the years, Skype remains one of the most used platforms to stay in touch with friends, relatives, work colleagues, schoolmates and so on. One of its most interesting features is the one that allows you to create group chats: ideal if you want to manage your work team or want to stay in touch with a circle of friends or relatives.
I bet that you too would like to do a Skype group but, if you came here on this tutorial of mine, obviously you don’t know very well “where to put your hands”. Did I guess? Well, then know that I am about to satisfy you: in the next paragraphs, in fact, I will be able to illustrate you in detail how to create a group on skype using the service’s official app for mobile devices and its desktop client.
In both cases, trust me, being able to complete thebusiness it is of a disarming simplicity. So, if you are ready to start, I would say to put aside the chatter and get right into the heart of this guide. I wish you a good reading and, above all, a lot of fun!
How to create a group on Skype from mobile
Let’s see first how to create a group on Skype from mobiletaking advantage of the service’s official app, which is available on both Android than on iOS (as well as for tablets). Find everything explained in detail right below.
How to create a group on Skype from Android
If you wish create a group on Skype from Androidall you have to do is access your account from the official app of the service, press the button that allows you to start the creation of a new group conversation and decide who to include it.
To proceed, therefore, start theofficial Skype app on your device, log into your account, tap on the tab Chat (the symbol of comics which is located in the lower left corner of the screen), press the icon of pencillocated at the bottom right and, on the screen New chat that has opened, select the item New group chat.
Now, type the group nametap on the icon camerato select the photo to use as the group image, and press the icon of arrow pointing right located in the lower right corner of the screen to continue.
At this point, select i contacts to include in the group chat (eventually you can also search for users who are not in your contact list via the search bar at the top) and, when you are ready to do so, finish creating the group by pressing the button Done (top right).
Once the group chat has been created, you can send a message to all participants via the text field write a message located at the bottom of the screen, and call them / video call them, by pressing on the icons of the handset and of video camera placed at the top right.
How to create a group on Skype from iPhone
If you are going to create a group on Skype from iPhoneyou have to follow practically the same procedure that I indicated in the previous chapter dedicated to Android.
To proceed, then, start theofficial Skype app on your “iPhone by”, log into your account, tap on the card Chat (the icon of comics located at the bottom left of the screen) and press the icon of pencil at the top right.
In the screen that opened, press the button New group chatwrite the group nameclick on the icon camerato choose the photo to use as the group image, and tap on the symbol of arrow pointing right located in the lower right corner of the screen, to go to the next step.
Now, choose which ones contacts include in the group conversation (if you want to search for users who are not in your contact list, you can do this via the search bar located at the top of the screen) and finish creating the group by tapping the button Done (top right).
After completing the group creation procedure, you can send a message to all participants, using the text field write a message located in the lower part of the screen, and make calls and video calls to the users of the group, by pressing on the icons of the handset and of video camera located at the top right.
In case you want to create a group on Skype from iPadyou can follow a procedure somewhat similar to the one I just showed you for iPhone, using the service app also available for iPadOS.
How to create a group on Skype from a computer
If you want to know how to create a group on skype for video calling acting from computeras you usually use the desktop client of the service, all you have to do is open it, start the creation of a new group using the appropriate button and select the contacts to be included in it.
First, then, log into Skype on his official client (if you haven’t downloaded it and you don’t know how to do it, you will find explained how to proceed in this other guide) and click on the tab Chat (the icon of comics which is located in the upper left corner of the window).
Now, click the button New Chat ⌵ located in the left sidebar. In the menu that opens, select the item New Group Chat and write the name you want to assign to the group in the text field Name of the group. Next, click on the icon of camera and, optionally, select the photo to use as the group image. Then click on the button depicting the arrow pointing right.
Now you just have to start selecting the contacts you want to add to the group: then click on the first name of each of them (if you want to add a user who is not in your contacts to the group, you can find him via the search bar located at the top) and, when you have finished choosing them, click on the blue button Done located in the upper right corner of the window Add to group.
The game is done! Now you just have to start chatting with those who are part of the group, through the field write a messageand make group calls and video calls by clicking on the icons of the handset and of video camera which are located at the top right. Simple, right?