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Install and Set Up Skype
  1. To install Skype, from the home screen, tap Play Store.

    Note: If the shortcut is missing, tap the Launcher icon and tap Play Store.

  2. Tap the Search icon.

    Note: A Google account is required for access to Google Play. If no Google account has been set up on the handset, follow the prompts to set up an account.

    If the Google Play Terms of Service appear, read the terms and tap Accept to continue.

  3. Enter Skype in the search field and tap the Search icon.

  4. Tap Skype.

  5. Tap Download or Install.

  6. Read the system permissions message and tap Accept & download.

  7. The application is now installed.

    To set up Skype, tap Open.

    Note: The application may also be opened from the home screen by tapping the Launcher icon and then tapping Skype.

  8. Read the Welcome to Skype message and tap Continue.

    Note: If a What's new with Skype message appears, tap Continue.

  9. Review the Terms and Conditions and tap Accept.

  10. Enter the Skype Name and Password, and then tap Sign in.

    Note: Tap Create an account to create a new Skype account.

  11. Tap Continue.

  12. Tap the desired Sync option and tap Continue.

    Note: If a data connection prompt appears, tap Continue.

  13. The Skype account is now set up.

    Note: If a Skype Video Calling prompt appears, tap Enable.