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STORY: skype wasn't working properly, so i removed it to install it again.

 sudo apt-get remove skype
 sudo apt-get autoremove

PROBLEM: when i

 sudo apt-get install skype

it gives an broken packages error. I want to fix it with synaptics package manager but when i click: fix broken packages, it returns an error.

QUESTION: what do I do now? I desperately need skype.

WHAT I TRIED SO FAR:

 sudo apt-get purge skype
 sudo apt-get autoclean
 sudo apt-get clean
 sudo apt-get autoremove

I have also tried downloading from the website, it gives an error while installing: cannot install libqt4-dbus:i386

When I try to install it from the commandline, it says: missing dependencies: skype-bin

when I try

sudo apt-get install skype-bin

it says missing dependencies: libqt4-dbus:i386 and a whole lot of other packages. When I try to install one of those packages it misses some other packages. What do i have to do? Thanks in advance,


Sorry, I cannot paste output in here. I needed Skype for my work and it was not working for a couple of days so I was forced to completely remove Ubuntu. I only run windows at the moment but will install Kubuntu very soon. Thanks for all the help.

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