Why do I have a Skype charge?

Why do I have a Skype charge?

Why has my credit/debit card been charged when I haven’t made a Skype purchase? If the order status is DELIVERED, it means that the purchase has been added to your account and Skype has charged your card. If you don’t recognize the charge, contact customer service and request a refund.

How long does it take for Skype credit to show?

It usually takes only seconds or minutes for Skype Credit to appear in your balance after making a purchase, but occasionally it can take longer. Try the following: Ensure that your order has been Delivered. Sign in to your account and select Show purchase history.

Can I use PayPal for Skype?

You can use PayPal to make one-off payments for any Skype product, or you can use our Auto-recharge feature to make a purchase via PayPal, to ensure that you never run out of Skype Credit and can make calls whenever you want.

Do I pay for Skype?

Skype to Skype calls are free anywhere in the world. You can use Skype on a computer, mobile phone or tablet*. If you are both using Skype, the call is completely free. Users only need to pay when using premium features like voice mail, SMS texts or making calls to a landline, cell or outside of Skype.

How do I complain to Skype?

Skype complaints contacts

  1. Visit Customer Care.
  2. Visit Skype Status.
  3. Call Customer Care on 1-800-MICROSOFT (1-800-642-7676)
  4. Visit Microsoft Customer Care.
  5. Email Satya Nadella (CEO) on [email protected]
  6. Tweet Skype Support.
  7. Follow Skype.
  8. Watch Skype.

How do I activate Skype credit?


  1. Visit Skype website.
  2. Sign in AND then click on “My Account“.
  3. A notification should appear “Your skype credit is inactive” followed by a text link that reads: “Reactivate it now“.
  4. Click on that text link “Reactivate it now” (as per screenshot below)

What does Skype cost per month?

$2.99 a month
Skype is usually free; however, if you want to use Skype to call someone’s cell phone or landline in the US, you can use a subscription that starts at $2.99 a month. You also have the option to buy Skype Credit to make phone calls, if you don’t need the amount of minutes available with the monthly subscription.

How do you pay for Skype?

Purchasing Skype Credit in the Skype App

  1. Open Skype on your device.
  2. Select your profile picture.
  3. Select.
  4. Select the amount of Skype Credit you want, then select the Add/Buy Credit button.
  5. We’ll take you through the process to complete your Skype Credit purchase.

Does Skype belong to Microsoft?

Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Luxembourg, Skype is a division of Microsoft Corp.

What are my Skype contact details?

Your contact info is the credential you used to create your account. A Skype Name is a username you created when you first joined Skype. Users who created their accounts using an email address has a Microsoft account, not a Skype Name.

Does Skype need a phone number to work?

Yes, but you’ll need a Skype Number for them to call you on. How many people can be on a group audio or video call in Skype? Up to 100 people (99 plus yourself) can be on the same audio call. Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and should not be used for emergency calling.

What happens when Skype credit becomes inactive?

Your Skype Credit becomes inactive if you don’t use it for 180 days. If your Skype Credit becomes inactive, you can re-activate it by sign-in to your Skype account using this link (https://secure.skype.com/account/credit-reactivate) and then follow the on-screen instructions.