Resolving Microsoft® Windows® 7 Problems with Skype®
What are the different problems that can occur with Skype in windows 7?
Skype is the popular voice chatting, messenger software that enables you to chat, video conference with other users via VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol), the current latest version of Skype is Skype 220.127.116.11, and this version improves video quality in low bandwidth conditions and numerous other bug fixes. It lets you to connect to others via instant messaging, audio conferencing and videophone. Skype can also call regular phone lines from anywhere in the world. It is packaged as a portable application so you can communicate on the go and it is in PortableApps.com format so that it can easily integrate with the PortableApps.com. Skype released as freeware for personal and business use. There can be several problems with the Windows 7 Operating system. Like the connection problems, the call cannot connect it drops during a call.
The different problems that can occur with Skype in windows 7 are:
- Call drops in Windows 7
- Skype VOIP/Chat program problem
- Fixing Skype problems connecting in Windows 7
Call drops in Windows 7
One of the major and common problems that might occur is, when you make a Skype call you could not hear the other person talking, clearly at the other end. Skype may work fine at times but the problem can also be with the connection. The call to the person that you are making is just dropped. You must make sure as well that you are not using any applications that are using your band with such as music or video streaming or even file downloading.
Skype VOIP/Chat program problem
One of the problems is the Skype VOIP/Chat program has apparently been rendered unusable in Windows 7. After using the latest beta it does not fix the problem. To solve this issue disconnect your Internet so that Skype cannot sign in. Open windows device manager and disable the HT Omega Striker sound card, connect your Internet and Sign on your Skype as usual, go to Skype, tools options. Then go to sound effects page and mute all sound effects make sure you mute all of them. Now enable your HT Omega Striker.
There might be problems with connecting Skype in Windows 7. For that first make sure Skype is closed and not running in task manager. Then go to Windows Start, find Skype in the programs menu, right click on properties, click the Previous Versions tab. Choose the most recent older version and click on the Restore button. Now start Skype and hopefully there will be no problems.
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