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MS discontinued all bug reporting/ feature request webpages. All that's left is http://community.skype.com/


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You should do this: Install the libv4l 32bit version (even if you are using 64bit) sudo apt-get install libv4l-0:i386 Locate the the path for the installed library (if there are two, chose the 32bit one - i386, ex: /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/libv4l/v4l1compat.so) locate v4l1compat.so Use the indicated path in running your command (without quotes) ...


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Skype - Options - Sound devices - turn off "Allow Skype to automatically adjust my mixer levels"


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Just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the command(s) below: sudo apt-get remove skype skype-bin rm -rf ~/.skype


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You don't need to install anything. Add the following lines: [Qt] font="Droid Sans,14,-1,5,50,0,0,0,0,0" To the .config/Trolltech.conf file, set the Clearlooks theme in Skype and restart.


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I was instructed by Skype customer service to do following: Go to Options -> Privacy and set "Keep chat history for.." to Disable History, than sign out & sign in. Go to $HOME/.Skype/my_skype_name/ and delete only main.db. Sign out & Sign in. It worked.


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I have a Lenovo x201 with Conexant CX20585 (learned it from cat /proc/asound/card0/codec#* | grep Codec I have struggled for days to have my internal mic working, everything else worked (external mic, audio, HDMI audio) though. Here is what I did, which finally solved my problem (Ubuntu 14.10, alsa driver) Installed the nightly alsa drivers for my ...


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According to the official sources here, the cloud based group chat is not yet available on Skype for Linux. However you can still do a conference call by clicking on Options and selecting Start Conference Call.


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Enabling Recommended Updates and Unsupported Updates in 'Software & Updates' and then installing skype worked. It seems I didn't have the latest versions of some packages since I have disabled Recommended Updates and Unsupported Updates. I had only Security Updates enabled. I was thinking that I had the latest versions of packages but apparently I was ...


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The answer to the question is to switch off the nvidia-331 and nvidia-304 drivers, and use the Nouveau driver bundled with Ubuntu instead. Most online support does not advise the Nouveau driver so I was pleasantly surprised to see that it solved the problem perfectly.


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It is a bug in the kernel driver gspca/vc032x, that sets wrong bytesperline (640 instead of 1280). The problem raised with recent version of v4l-utils (>=0.9.1), because the new libraries take in account bytesperline. I opened a bug at bugzilla.kernel.org. You can fix by yourself by recompiling kernel after applying the following patch: --- ...


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I got the problem solved. This is how I solved the problem with: 1.Cheese The bug with Cheese has been eliminated by changing the resolution to 1280 x 720 in Cheese Preferences. Check the screen shot below. 2. Skype There should be a skype configuration file in your home directory: ~/.Skype/YourUserName/config.xml (Replace YourUserName with your ...


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You have version 10.5.0~git20141122.3d9c1a9d-0ubuntu0ricotz~trusty of the libglapi-mesa (amd64) package installed. Because Skype is distributed as an i386 program, and by the rules of multiarch, you need to have the same version of the i386 version of the package installed. However, http://deb.tuxedocomputers.com/ubuntu/ (the place you got the newer package ...


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I've had it a few years back from Windows to Windows on the same LAN, so has nothing to do with Ubuntu/Windows/Mac. (probably a regression) Back then the solution was: Delete user from both sides at the same time, restart Skype on both PC's and let the other one invite you now... (When sitting next to each other, that's easy, but you're going to have a few ...


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PulseAudio libraries If someone need to handle PA adequately seems to Windows controls they can try their programming skills to maintain their own GUI library to routing PulseAudio. I think it is a rare people. Though some chances to satisfy some needs always exist. Lookalike padevchooser or paman and other libraries for PA handling by Lennart Poettering: ...


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I've figured out how to do this, in part because my system already has some of the unusual equipment needed. You see, for under $10 typically you can buy a usb audio adapter you can plug your system speakers into and tell your computer to default to using that one for system sound. On my Ubuntu system, my ubuntu skype, seems to prefer the on-board audio, ...


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Try sudo apt-get install -f sudo apt-get update If problem persists, try sudo dpkg--reconfigure -a sudo apt-get update See if that solves the issue.


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Try the below command and remove the broken package, apt-mark showhold sudo apt-mark unhold <package name> After doing so remove the package for skype and install it again.



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