Microsoft aims to provide the latest and best skype experience to all users, so it is attenuating the old skype version from the window OS and encouraging all its skype user to update the skype version as early as they can. The users can also take information and assistance from Skype help link in this regard.

Microsoft in its latest update has revealed that users will no longer be able to use skype version7.16 on their windows desktop and skype version 7.18 on Mac OS from March 1 onwards. All the users will not be able to sign in to their skype accounts after the deadline. The company is now going to release an advanced and latest skype update on its official website. Users can download this update on their computer for free.

If you are also using the above-mentioned skype version, then you need to download the latest update from the site. Only then you will be able to sign-in to your account otherwise you may face log-in problem or other problem like Skype audio not working or Skype webcam not working. The features recently updates and changes done in new update are discussed here as under:

  1. Better performance and Redesigned infrastructure for consistent functioning and user-friendly experience.
  2. Faster and lightweight for proper processing and working.
  3. Advanced group video calling.
  4. Group messaging facility to communicate single message to entire group at the same time.
  5. Option to save the video chat.
  6. Store up to 300 MB files on cloud sharing network.

So, take the most of this free update. There is no need to worry about updating your account information once again on the latest update. This will be done automatically by the software and your information will get synchronized to the latest skype update. All your contacts, password and conversation history will be backed up on new update. What you simply need to do is; click on update option from skype window. If you are facing any problem in updating your skype version, then you can take help from Skype customer service chat. The experts will guide you in a best possible manner.

If you know that this is not the first time, when skype is withdrawing its old software, it has done the similar activities earlier also. The new move may possibly annoy some people because they were used to the old version and they had full command over it but we want to assure them that the new skype version will definitely bring new experience for them and they will feel pleasure in using it.

We want to mention here that version 7.18 and 7.16 was released year and a half ago so it is also not so old. All the details related to pros and cons of this version are available on Microsoft official link so you can easily compare the new update with the previous version.

Microsoft is putting its best efforts to bring improvements in the new version from its previous one. Moreover, it has also transferred the app to azure public infrastructure with additionally added chatbots. The current version 7.44 for Mac is loaded with latest emoticons and better website review pages in the input box. You can easily get information about the local restaurants and sight-seeing places nearby you