Only the general settings of the program are deleted, and as a rule, when you start Skype, you don’t need to reconfigure anything.
Settings of the selected profile (the history of the correspondence and the transferred files are not deleted). At startup, you will have to re-enter the password and reconfigure the program.
The smileys database and images of emoticons are deleted. When you start, you'll have to wait a couple of minutes until the emoticons are downloaded again.
Renames the folder
%AppData%\Skype-timestamp(if necessary, the history of correspondence can be found in this folder).
Windows Audio Service
Restarts the AudioSrv service.
Displays a window for resetting Internet Explorer settings; after that the user must choose by himself, which settings he should reset.
Removes all firewall rules that control Skype's access to the network. Also, disables outgoing rules that block access to remote servers.
Creates a backup copy of the file Hosts (it is saved in the same folder) and returns the contents of the file by default (depending on the version of Windows).
Deletes the settings files of Adobe Flash Player.
Configures and restarts the Windows Installer service.
Updates the configuration of network adapters and clears the cache memory DNS.
Removes all partitions from the Windows registry that store the Skype settings.
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“Reset_Settings_For_Skype.HTA” is a free application with which you can restore the functionality of Skype for Windows, if the program has stopped working properly due to incorrect settings (both the program itself and other programs or system components).
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The application helps to reset the following: