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I don't understand why when I open a video call and write in the same time, skype turns off and back again for open it.

I tried again and found the same problem: Skype doesn't let me write while I'm in a video call... Please need help I use it for my study. I use Skype for (ubuntu 12.04 multiraich )

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Hi, welcome to AskUbuntu. It is hard to tell which problems you're facing. Can you explain it a little better? Also, don't forget to check our FAQ. – Yamaneko Mar 6 '13 at 22:06
skype doesn't let me chat and run in the same time call video ..when do this just skype off and sing out !!!! – Zinou Pink Mar 7 '13 at 8:59
I edited your question to clarify it a little bit. – Yamaneko Mar 7 '13 at 14:15
I have a similar problem occuring since a few days. It has worked before. I guess it's a problem on Microsoft's side, because I changed nothing. Did you install Skype via Software Center? If yes try the installer from the Skype website. – verpfeilt Mar 7 '13 at 15:02
Mine, which is installed from the Ubuntu Software Centre, works fine. Please let us know which version of Skype you have, and whether you are using 32-bit or 64-bit Ubuntu. – Paddy Landau Mar 7 '13 at 15:11

The version of Skype on the Ubuntu Software Centre is up-to-date and includes plug-ins for 64-bit.

My suggestion is to uninstall the Skype that you downloaded from the website, and install the Ubuntu version. Open a terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) and enter:

sudo apt-get purge skype

This will prompt for your password.

Then install Skype from the standard repositories. In a terminal, enter:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install skype

I also recommend that you update all your packages with:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
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