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Skype 8.62.0.83 for Windows

The free application Skype for Windows has been updated to version 8.62.0.83, and this means that right now you can download the new version from the official site or from our blog using the button below. As for changes in the Skype 8.62.0.83 for Windows, on the official website, the developers reported the following:
  • Choose your backdrop: You can now choose one of our predefined backgrounds for video calls, in addition to uploading your own. Learn how to customize your background on Skype.
  • The more the merrier: You can now see more of your friends than ever in a video call; up to ten in the new modern grid view. Learn more about views in Skype video calls.
  • Bug fixes and stability improvements. We've improved message sync because some conversations weren't updating, as well as made a few general improvements.

Skype 8.62.0.83 for Windows

File size:

66.9 MB

Operating system:

Windows

Skype version:

8.62.0.83

Release date:

Total downloads:

273


Changelog

The following table contains the list of known changes in version Skype 8.62.0.83 for Windows. This will help you to find out what's new in Skype for Windows, which errors have been fixed, what work did developers, and a lot of other interesting things.

Strings CallControlsOverFlowMenu_ThumbsUp:
= Send thumbs up
Strings ScreenSharingModal_Cancel:
= Cancel
Strings ScreenSharingModal_Title:
= Choose screen to share
Strings ScreenSharingModal_ScreensSection:
= Desktop
Strings ScreenSharingModal_WindowsSection:
= Window
Strings CallPanel_CallHeaderModernGridViewLabel:
= Modern grid - preview
Strings CapturePermissions_PermissionCameraDeniedPromptSafari:
= To grant Skype permission to access your camera, right click the Smart search field, select 'Settings for this website' and update your permissions.
Strings CapturePermissions_PermissionMicrophoneDeniedPromptSafari:
= To grant Skype permission to access your microphone, right click the Smart search field, select 'Settings for this website' and update your permissions.
Strings AugmentedPermissions_CameraDeficiencyMainDisplayTextSafari:
= Grant access to your camera by right clicking the Smart search field, select 'Settings for this website' and update your permissions.
Strings AugmentedPermissions_MicrophoneDeficiencyMainDisplayTextSafari:
= Grant access to your microphone by right clicking the Smart search field, select 'Settings for this website' and update your permissions.
Strings AugmentedPermissions_MicrophoneAndCameraDeficiencyMainDisplayTextSafari:
= Grant access to your camera and mic by right clicking the Smart search field, select 'Settings for this website' and update your permissions.
Strings PSTNCountrySelector_CancelSearchPlaceholder:
= Cancel
Strings MeetNow_LobbyCreatorMainTitleV3:
= Ready for your meeting?
Strings MeetNow_LobbyCreatorInviteTitleV3Uppercase:
= SHARE LINK AND INVITE OTHERS
Strings MeetNow_LobbyCreatorUserNameLabelUppercase:
= {gender, select, female{ENTER YOUR NAME} male{ENTER YOUR NAME} other{ENTER YOUR NAME}}
Strings MeetNow_LobbyCreatorUserNameInput:
= {gender, select, female{Enter your name} male{Enter your name} other{Enter your name}}
Strings MeetNow_StartMeeting:
= Start Meeting
Strings MeetNow_JoinMeeting:
= Join Meeting
Strings CallPanel_CallHeader3x3GridViewLabel:
= 3x3 Grid - preview
Strings MixedReality_ShareView:
= Share view
Strings MixedReality_Voice:
= Voice
Strings MixedReality_Message:
= Message
Strings MixedReality_YouSaid:
= {gender, select, female{You said:} male{You said:} other{You said:}}
Strings MixedReality_UserSaid:
= {gender, select, female{{user} said:} male{{user} said:} other{{user} said:}}
Strings MixedReality_Recent:
= Recent
Strings MixedReality_Favorites:
= Favorites
Strings MrcVideoToast_IsSendingMrcText:
= Your audio and video will continue to stream until you turn your video off or end the call.
Files /CodeSignSummary-e4e9269a-964f-4af7-815c-b24f4621727e.md [++]
Files /Skype.exe [+17.5KB]
Files /resources/app.asar [-1433.8KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/RTMPLTFM.dll [+53.51KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/RtmCodecs.dll [+59.99KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/RtmMediaManager.dll [+0.01KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/RtmPal.dll [-5KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/TxNdi.dll [-21.5KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/platform.node [+0.01KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/sharing-indicator.node [-0.01KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/skypert.dll [-17KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/slimcore.node [+231.49KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/ssScreenVVS2.dll [+0.48KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/slimcore/bin/trouter-client.node [+5.49KB]
Files /resources/app.asar.unpacked/node_modules/uwp-credentials-fetcher/build/Release/uwp_credentials_fetcher.node [+18.98KB]
Files /third-party_attributions.html [0KB]
Files /CodeSignSummary-476b29bc-1666-4950-9132-4c2dd8c5a02a.md [--]

Of course, we could miss something, but we are happy for any help in drawing up the complete list of changes, so if you know any details about this version, or have noticed a mistake leave a comment and we will complement or correct the information.

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