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The Windows version of Skype 4.2 series client.

Application Details:

Version: 4.2.x
License: Free to use
URL: http://www.skype.com
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Garbage
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.1.44

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Test Results

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Selected Test Results

What works

Installing and downloading Skype

Starting Skype

Signing in

What does not

After starting Skype an signing in:

" System Error: Code 1814"

"A call to an OS function failed"

Workarounds

What was not tested

­Everything after signing in and open the options dialog.­

Hardware tested

Graphics:

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Additional Comments

Better a new linux version of Skype.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)May 11 20101.1.44Yes Yes Garbagean anonymous user 
CurrentUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)May 05 20101.1.43Yes Yes Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 13 20101.1.42Yes Yes GarbageHeinz Anders 
ShowJolicloudApr 13 20101.1.41Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 25 20101.1.41Yes Yes Garbagean anonymous user 

Known Bugs

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HowTo / Notes

Native version available
There is a native Linux version of Skype available at the official Skype website.

Also you can use Skype for a web browser.

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