Don’t you know Skype? It is a social platform where users get to run video calls, receive and make calls, and also message people online. It is a wonderful platform where your information is kept safe and protected.
With a Microsoft account now integrated with a skype account, your information is now better protected than ever before and it facilitates easy sign-in and sign-up.
The Microsoft skype account has to do with the incorporation of Microsoft account with a skype account. There are different versions of skype made available for different OS such as Windows, Linux, Mac, Android, iOS and lots more.
With the Microsoft skype account, you can make video calls with someone no matter the location; all you need is a good working webcam and a high-speed internet connection.
How to Create a Skype Account With Microsoft Account
Like other social media platforms, creating a skype account is not at all difficult. With a good internet connection, you are done within a few minutes.
Though there are various products of skype due to several OS but the sign-up processes are all the same. So, follow these guidelines and create your Skype account in no time:
- Open your browser and go to https://www.skype.com.
- Click on the create an account tab and a form will appear.
- Follow the instructions and input the necessary information.
- Click on the continue button.
After clicking the button, your account will be created and a screen will appear instructing you to download skype for your OS. Click on the download button and select the installation file on your device. Then, follow the instructions provided to install the skype right on your device. Afterward, you input your username and password and tap on the sign-in button. You have your Skype account right in front of you and you are good to go.
How to Update Your Skype Account with Your Microsoft Account
As a result of cases being reported by users on how their skype account was being hacked, spam messages, etc. Have led them to integrate a skype account with your Microsoft account so as your messages and other information can be well secured.
Thanks to Skype’s back-end link been connected with a well-secured Microsoft account database. Here is how you can update your Skype with your MS account;
- Visit the website – https://www.account.microsoft.com.
- Log onto your Skype account with your username and password.
- Sign in to your preferred Microsoft account if you have more than one.
- Click on the next button to link your Skype with your Microsoft there updating it.
- Input your password.
- Click on the sign-in button to finish the process.
As from now on, you would only be asked about your Microsoft password when you want to log into Skype. Once you have signed into your account, you would be alerted of your Skype account having a single password with your Microsoft account.