If you have checked out a webcam and wish to use it, please refer to this wiki.
Ignore this click "CANCEL"
Log In with your skype account
When you get to this window don't do anything yet!!
Check your Audio/Video Settings FIRST!! next step in this wiki
|>Skype>Audio and Video Settings|
Speakers should be set on HDMI output
Camera should be set on HD Pro Webcam C920
You should see the camera display the image of the room.
To test audio slide the speaker slider up and press Test audio
It sometimes takes about 30 seconds to get audio to play be patient.
|Set the Microphone to HD Pro Webcam C920|
If you want to make a free test call you can press the
"Make a free test call" feature
this will test the audio only in the room
follow the directions of the spoken voice on the test.
If it sounds good the choose "End Call"
When finished close the audio and video settings
|Go to >File New Call|
Or if you want to meet with a bunch of folks
Click on "Calls"
|Add the folks to join the meeting can click on multiple people at once and then click Done|
|click on the participants here to schedule a meeting|
click on schedule a call to setup a meeting in the future and the participants will be invited to join
|to remove a guest click on >group>manage group|
|click Remove to delete the participant from the session|
You will see your recent calls and also "People" in your contact list
You can also search for people to call and or click on
Dialpad to call their number
When you click on Dialpad type in the number to call OR
Click on Contacts Icon shown here
Search for the Contact you want to add or click on +Contact
Request contact with this person Audio Call or Video Call hit the
Camera or phone Icon
The person will answer and the icons will show like this.
If it says speakers muted that is correct. The speakers to the classroom will be working
You can click on the "+" icon for options
Hold Call etc
If you choose Share Screen then this menu will pop up asking you
to Share Screen click the button to Share Screen
Now you can share power points and whatever you want to show on the computer to the skype session
Full screen playback of the skype session is >View Toggle Full Screen
Double clicking on the Skype Logo at the top of the window will also
show full screen playback
|If you choose to record the session choose the "+" button and choose Start Recording|
In the upper left corner you will see a Red Record button with the time
you have recorded. When finished click on "Stop recording"
When you finish the skype session you will see the recording associated with the call you just made and it'll download as a .mp4
You can choose to download it by right clicking the video file
the file will be on your skype account for 30 days.