Skype Update

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  1. kemical

    kemical Windows Forum Admin Staff Member Premium Supporter Microsoft MVP

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    Skypes been updated:


    Full release notes for the Skype 5.9.0.123 are:

    Category Description
    Generic: Skype used excess amount of system resources on Windows 8 Release Preview

    Download:

    http://www.skype.com/go/getskype
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    Re: Skype 5.9 for Windows hotfix

    Thanks Ross.
    That seems to have brought the CPU usage back under control again.
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    kemical Windows Forum Admin Staff Member Premium Supporter Microsoft MVP

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    Re: Skype 5.9 for Windows hotfix

    Yup same here.. :)
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    kemical Windows Forum Admin Staff Member Premium Supporter Microsoft MVP

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    A new Version 5.10.0.114 of the communications utility Skype has been released. This version improves Contacts management and fixes several issues.
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    Skype has been upgraded to 5.10.59.114 today. The release notes have not been published yet. You can download Skype here.
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    An optional "favorite contacts" placeholder now appears at the top of your contact list.
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    kemical Windows Forum Admin Staff Member Premium Supporter Microsoft MVP

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    [h=2]Skype 5.10 for Windows hotfix[/h]
    Today we have released a hotfix to the Skype 5.10 for Windows.

    Please download the most recent version of Skype for Windows today and let us know what you think on our Support Network. Or in case you notice any issues, then please report them to our public issue tracker.

    Full release notes for the Skype 5.10.0.115 for Windows.

    Fixed Issues:
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    [TD]bug fixes and stability improvements[/TD]
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    kemical Windows Forum Admin Staff Member Premium Supporter Microsoft MVP

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    A new Version 5.10.0.116 of the communications utility Skype has been released. This version is a hotfix which provides bug fixes.
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    kemical Windows Forum Admin Staff Member Premium Supporter Microsoft MVP

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    Re: Skype 5.9 for Windows hotfix

    A new hotfix for Skype has been released: Skype 5.10.0.116

    Changelog:

    Skype - Skype Garage blog - Windows archive

    Download:

    Get Skype - Download free - Install Skype to call, video call and IM
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    A new Version 6.0.0.120 of the communications utility Skype has been released. This version has various interface improvements, and better Facebook and Messenger integration, along with several bug fixes.
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    kemical Windows Forum Admin Staff Member Premium Supporter Microsoft MVP

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    [h=2]Skype 6.0 for Windows Desktop Update[/h]
    Today we have release an update for the Skype 6.0 for Windows Desktop.

    With this upgrade we have introduced an easy flow for Messenger users to upgrade to Skype.

    Start downloading the updated version now.

    Let us know what you think about it by discussing what matters on the Skype Support Networkor in case you notice an off bug then please write about it on our public issue tracker.

    Full release notes for 6.0.0.126 are:

    Improvements:
    • Messenger upgrade to Skype flow introduced
    Fixed issues:

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    [TD]Skype in client upgrade did not work correctly.[/TD]
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    [TD]Skype consumed higher amount of system resources for few users.[/TD]
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    [TD]Seldom missed conference call might have shown as missed call from conference host.

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    Skype - Skype Garage blog - Windows archive
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    A new Version 6.3.0.105 of the communications utility Skype has been released. This version contains a range of bug fixes
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    kemical Windows Forum Admin Staff Member Premium Supporter Microsoft MVP

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    A new Version 6.5.0.158 of the communications utility Skype has been released. This version improves video messaging, as well as simplifying contacts, and also contains bug fixes.
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    kemical Windows Forum Admin Staff Member Premium Supporter Microsoft MVP

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    A new Version 6.6.0.106 of the communications utility Skype has been released. This version improves video messaging, and also contains bug fixes.
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    A new Version 6.9.0.106 of the communications utility Skype has been released. This version improves quality and stability.
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