skype app

  1.    16 May 2018 #1

    skype app


    I uninstalled all the MS games that show up as tiles....and in my haste I uninstalled the Skype app. Now I'm trying to get it back from the MS store but it wont let me.

    I search for the skype app, find it, click on it, then click the get tab and it flashes saying working for less than a second and then goes back to the get tab.

    So I'm stuck with out it. It's not a big deal as I prefer to use the old (classic) desktop version but I just wanted to see what the 1803 skype version is any better than the 1709 version.
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  2.    16 May 2018 #2

    Oh....when I try to download skype from the MS website, which it does, then I go to install it, it tells me to install it from the MS store...which it won't let me.
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       16 May 2018 #3

    Plankton said: View Post
    I uninstalled all the MS games that show up as tiles....and in my haste I uninstalled the Skype app. Now I'm trying to get it back from the MS store but it wont let me.

    I search for the skype app, find it, click on it, then click the get tab and it flashes saying working for less than a second and then goes back to the get tab.

    So I'm stuck with out it. It's not a big deal as I prefer to use the old (classic) desktop version but I just wanted to see what the 1803 skype version is any better than the 1709 version.
    Personal preference, I like the 7.41

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  4.    16 May 2018 #4

    Yep...that's the classic desktop Skype that I always use. But my version number is different then yours. Mine is 7.41.0.101 and it says that I have the latest version when I manually check for updates.
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       16 May 2018 #5

    Plankton said: View Post
    Yep...that's the classic desktop Skype that I always use. But my version number is different then yours. Mine is 7.41.0.101 and it says that I have the latest version when I manually check for updates.
    Check your PM......
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  6.    16 May 2018 #6

    Thanks dude....very much appreciated.
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  7.    16 May 2018 #7

    Did you try the troubleshooter?
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  8.    16 May 2018 #8

    swarfega said: View Post
    Did you try the troubleshooter?
    No I haven't. How do I go about doing that?
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