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How to sign out of Skype

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How to sign out of Skype: You don’t have an idyllic relationship with your computer yet, but spurred on by my advice and the need to communicate by phone with relatives who are abroad, you have decided to download, install and use Skype. The use of the program turned out to be much less complex than what you expected but there are still some aspects of the functioning of this very famous client VoIP that are not clear to you.

One of these concerns the fact that when you close Skype by clicking on the red cross at the top right, the program window disappears but you continue to be online for your contacts. This happens because you actually only minimize the program window without disconnecting from it. It always happens to beginners, but don’t worry because today I will explain to you as clearly as possible how to sign out of Skype and close the program permanently resulting offline for all your contacts. Here’s everything in detail.

If you want to find out how to sign out of Skype and use the operating system Windows 7, you can do everything from the program button in the taskbar. In fact, just right click on the latter and click on the item Go out to disconnect from Skype or on voice Sign out of Skype to close the program completely.

If you do not want or cannot go to the Windows 7 taskbar, you can log out of your Skype account by opening the main program window and selecting the item Go out from the menu Skype. You will be automatically redirected to the Skype login screen from which you can log in to the service again by typing your username and password in the appropriate text fields.

To permanently close the program, on the other hand, all you have to do is select with the right mouse button the Skype icon in the notification area (next to the Windows clock) and click on the item Sign out of Skype in the menu that appears. In the window that opens, click on Go out to confirm the operation.

Sign out of Skype it’s a breeze even if you use the smartphone application of this hugely popular VoIP client. For example, if you use iPhone you can log out of your account by simply pressing the button first My info (bottom right) and then up Go out twice in a row.

To permanently close the Skype app on your mobile, you can follow the instructions I gave you in my guide on how to close iPhone applications or, if you use a smartphone Androidterminate the Skype process via the system task manager.

As a last resort to get out of the Skype world, I remind you that you can also cancel your account by following the instructions in my guide on how to unsubscribe from Skype. The choice is yours.