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Archiving conversations

I want to record conversations made with remote relatives over the internet (or possibly over the phone), to preserve their stories for future generations. I'd like to save disk space, not storing ...
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What software can enlarge my webcam on Skype?

I use Skype software installed on Windows 10 laptop. Currently when I video-chat with someone, my webcam (red arrow) is teeny. I prefer free 3rd party software that can enlarge it. I prefer something ...
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Software to recover old Skype chat logs?

I am trying to recover old Skype chat logs from 5 years ago. Nirsoft's old app for this doesn't seem to work. Does anyone have other suggestions?
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Looking for E2E encrypted voice chat without sockets

I am working for a big corporation from a remote location. The default for voice chat is Skype, which works most of the time alright. Unfortunately because of the VPNs, Firewalls and other networking ...
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Cheapest solution for phone number with automated message

What is the cheapest solution to buy a phone number (could be an international number anywhere in the world) that just plays a message that I've recorded then hangs up? I don't have a phone number. I ...
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Voice video and text chat, screen sharing, conference all in one tool?

I am looking for a software that could fulfill all the following needs : Conference calling with up to 10-15 people Video, Text, Voice chat Groups/Servers/Friend list Screen sharing All of the above ...
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Free software for recording Skype session on Linux

Can anyone recommend a free software for recording Skype sessions on Linux? I specifically need it for Ubuntu and CentOS. I need the software to be capable of recording Audio only Video only Both ...
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Software for virtual meetups in clusters

The problem overview: the teams that work remotely lack informal meetups to talk about interesting stuff not related to work. We need a software tool to fix it. How does it usually work with teams ...
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I need to integrate Skype For Business SDK's in a React Native app

After Googling a while, I couldn't find any plugin or implementation on how to integrate Skype For Business into a React Native app. I know I can create my own bridge, but I hope to find an out-of-the-...
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screen recorder that saves incoming audio

I am going to be joining a couple of Skype sessions and I would like to record just the screen and incoming audio. Is there an screen recorder for Skype that can record incoming audio but not outgoing ...
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Windows 10 Skype call

I am using Windows 10 and Skype. Skype has a new feature for Live Captions of a Video Call. This is great, since I am deaf, it allows me to communicate with friends and family. I have been a software ...
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Software to automate a phone call, send DTMF tones, and transcribe the responses

I work at a radio station where we have to fill out transmitter logs. We get the values for the logs by making a phone call to an automated system (land-line phone). Here is the process I'm looking to ...
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Record my camera (and voice) and my screen side by side

I am using Mac. I would like to record a video, where I am shooting by Mac's embedded camera on the left, and my screen is on the right. On the same time, my voice should be recorded. Does anyone ...
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Skype for Business for Linux Users

I am looking for good alternative(if it is possible) for Skype for Bussines for Linux users. I know about Pidgin trick, about third party software like TelRed. My question sounds: Do any of You ...
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Make my laptop think it's on wifi when I'm hotspotting 3G from my phone

I teach lessons over Skype, but my internet isn't very good and after a lot of attempts to improve it I've come to the conclusion that my ISP just isn't able to provide me with reliable internet. I ...
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Skype-like app on OpenELEC Linux

I've OpenELEC (a small Linux distro) installed on a Raspberry Pi 3, for use as a media center. Is there any Skype-like video call application that can be installed on it?
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Child surveillance and monitoring of Internet use

The child of a friend of mine was in contact with a pedophile/pervert on the Internet. I provide support for the PC of my friend and he asked me for help. The contact was on a game forum and in Skype....
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Video recorder for Skype and Viber

I am looking for video/voice recorder software for Skype and Viber: Freeware Windows Actively developing /no abadonware No spyware/crapware: common AV software should not recognize download site /...
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All in one chat client for Windows

I’m looking for an all in one chat client that supports the following protocols: Facebook IRC Skype WhatsApp If one or two of them is missing it is okay. It must be compatible with Windows 7 SP1 ...
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Best in-game overlay for Skype, Steam, and web-browsing

I have trekked the internet for anything that I could possibly find, and have tried the following so far: Overwolf, Steam (of course) Origin In-Game EvolvE hq And probably others, may have forgotten....
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Skype-compatible Windows software without ads

I am looking for a VOIP app: compatible with Skype: I use my Skype account, see my Skype friends and call them (at least voice; chat and video not really necessary) gratis no advertisements works on ...
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Last Skype versions on Windows & iOS without excessive large ads [closed]

I am looking for the last clean Skype versions on Windows & iOS that did not have the bad UI with excessive large banner & poster advertisements. I know I can try to go to OldApps and get an ...
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Open source video-conference Skype-Like

I am looking for an open-source video-conference Skype-Like software for Linux Mint 17. the main feature it should have is an end-to-end connection, without having NAT, so a low-level encryption. it ...
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Skype in C# (Visual Studio 2015)

I am writing a Database system in C# and Visual Studio 2015 (WPF). I have a table of users that lists their names and their internal telephone numbers. There are two scenarios we would like to achieve,...
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Need a very specific screen capturing software for recording of gameplay while Skyping

I need a 100% free (no ads, no trial, no limits, no watermarks, etc.) screen capture program that: Can record my microphone and the computer sound at the same time and without the sound from the ...
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Force Skype to open on specific display

When using multiple displays on OS X, we get the option to assign applications to one of them: However, Skype happily violates those assignments and always opens on the display on which I last ...
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Skype equivalent + supporting SDK(Software Development Kit) which enables writing service recording calls

I look for equivalent of Skype which supports telephony(you can call to telephone number, for instance +48 22 432 323) and has SDK(Software Development Kit) which enables writing plugins or services ...
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As of April 2015, what is the oldest working version of skype, and where can it be downloaded? [closed]

Don't think this is an easy answer. Skype has been killing off old versions (such as the beloved 4.2.0.169 and 5.10.0.116) and forcing new versions. Most of the "old version" websites that used to ...
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Skype plugin for sending rich formatted text

When I paste Rich Text Format or HTML text in Linc it will send as it is. Skype instead will loose the formatting. Is there any plugin that prevents the lost of formatting and allows skype to send ...
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Skype call recorder for Android

I need something for an Android phone (specifically a Galaxy S4) that allows me to record good quality audio of both sides of a Skype conversation. I'm not interested in the video component. There ...
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Email, Yahoo messenger, Skype in one app?

I am looking for a Windows application supports the following features : 1. Multiprotocol IM : Yahoo messenger, Skype, ... 2. Email client (POP3 or IMAP, SMTP). Is there any app like this already ...