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1answer
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Is there a Way to install skype 4.1 on ubuntu 11.04 64bit? [closed]

I been trying to install skype 4.1 on my ubuntu 11.04 but I have failed, when installing the 32bit package "skype-ubuntu-lucid_4.1.0.20-1_i386.deb" with this command "sudo dpkg -i --force-architecture ...
3
votes
1answer
826 views

Why doesn't Skype appear in the upper panel?

I normally start Skype and it appears in the upper panel and works. But now when I start it, it doesn't appear! But it works like normal. Stackapplet is appearing in the panel. My whitelist: ...
3
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0answers
333 views

skype freezes desktop on start [closed]

I have the latest version of Skype 64b installed in Natty x64 with gnome2. I downloaded the deb file from the official page (skype-ubuntu_2.2.0.35-1_amd64). I had been working ok since i first ...
4
votes
1answer
766 views

I installed sni-qt and there is no indicator for Skype. How do I fix this?

I upgraded from 11.04 to 11.10, installed sni-qt, and still have no Skype indicator. What do I do?
2
votes
0answers
293 views

How can I stop Skype from stalling or at least automatically detect the failure and restart it? [closed]

I have Ubuntu on 3 different computers a Samsung NC10, a Samsung N150 and a desktop computer with a Xeon in it and some NVidia graphics card (don't know the exact specs offhand), they are all ...
5
votes
2answers
1k views

How do I disable auto-away for online presence?

I am using Natty with with classic GNOME desktop. I use Empathy and sometimes Skype. Both these get the online state from the system itself somehow. If I don't touch my keyboard for a few minutes - ...
0
votes
2answers
803 views

Japanese Anthy(ibus) not working for Skype 2.2 Beta? [closed]

I've been looking around for a fix to the Japanese Anthy(ibus) fix for Skype 2.2 beta for a few days now and I've been unable to find a fix for it. I'm a new user of Linux and my current setup is ...
2
votes
1answer
113 views

How do I change the channels in pavelcontrol?

I had this problem in 10.04 and it was solved. pavucontrol was the solution the last time, I muted one channel and the microphone worked then. But now in Ubuntu 11.04 I have to change both channels ...
0
votes
1answer
485 views

Skype needs two clicks to share desktop

If someone shares their desktop with me using Skype it works fine. If I share my Ubuntu 11.04 desktop with them it is not successful. I stop desktop sharing - then click on the Skype menu to share and ...
8
votes
4answers
976 views

How can I use Skype in Ubuntu?

What are the options to install Skype in Ubuntu 11.04?
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1answer
144 views

Hard lock-up and skype window shows up after reboot [closed]

I just had a hard lock-up not even a Alt+Shift+PrtSC+R+S+E+I+U+B could solve, and when rebooting, the skype window was asking me for the userid and password, which is weird, because I had entered them ...
3
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1answer
2k views

Skype - voice fine, but no notification sounds

I have Skype installed via Software Center on clean copy of Ubuntu 11.04. Skype package version is 2.2.0.25-1maverick1. Voice calls work perfectly fine both ways. But notification sounds do not work ...
5
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0answers
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Why does skype shut down by itself? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Skype 2.2.0.25 keeps going off So I installed the brand-new 11.04 and, of course, Skype beta 2.2. However, when I leave my computer idle for some time, Skype just shuts ...