Anyone used VoIP service Skype?

  Tangy 12:04 29 May 2004
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Skype (click here) advertises itself as much better than other VoIP services & other instant messengers (AIM, Yahoo, ICQ). Has anyone else used it? Any downsides to it?

  GaT7 16:56 29 May 2004

Hi Tangy, some Skype discussions on this Forum to get you started - click here & click here. G

  Lionheart ? 17:28 29 May 2004

Been using it for awhile now, very pleased with it, not had any problems, be even better when it get video conferencing.

  Stuartli 17:42 29 May 2004

Not actually used it but apparently the sound qualtiy is excellent even on dialup.

  GANDALF <|:-)> 18:47 29 May 2004

Can't see the point. Messenger is usually bundled on all new computers, the sound is excellent and you can send live footage of your mug.

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  Lionheart ? 19:16 29 May 2004

You wouldn't :)

  obbit 19:31 29 May 2004

Skype is very good.

  Stuartli 16:45 30 May 2004

With or without tea or coffee?

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