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Skype: The Definitive Guide

Book Description

Learn how to make free phone calls to more than 75 million people, and dirt-cheap phone calls to practically everyone else, anywhere on Earth! You can do it with Skype. This book will help you get started fast, with any computer: Windows, Mac, Linux, even Pocket PC. Then, take Skype to the limit, with SkypeIn, SkypeOut, instant messaging, secure file transfer, even video calling.

  • Set up and customize Skype in just minutes

  • Take Skype on the road--avoid expensive hotel phones and international calls

  • Transform your PC into a state-of-the-art Skype videophone

  • Troubleshoot Skype connections and audio quality

  • Discover even more ways to save money, simplify life, even build your business!

  • Written by Skype insiders, this is the only official guide to Skype. It's up-to-date, easy-to-use, quick, simple . . . and above all, FUN!

    Bonus coverage for more experienced users: Skype architecture, security, and advanced configuration.