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Skype redirection

This page can be used to get a 303 See Other HTTP redirect to a Skype
resource. For instance, if you are using a wiki that only accepts
http:// hyperlinks, but you wanted to link to skype:echo123 to call the
user echo123, you can instead link to
This page will also provide a link to download Skype if it has not been
installed or the skype: protocol is not registered in the browser.

The URIs minted below can also be used for
statements about Skype contacts in RDF if the unregistered skype:
protocol is not desireable.


Replace echo123 with your Skype name

To find your own Skype name, click "Profile" in Skype.

To find the Skype name of a contact, right click on the contact within
Skype and click "View contact"

To find the URI for a group chat in Skype, type /get uri into the chat
window. Append that to

For persistent Skype telcons, click "Create a group" and then use /topic
Something something to give it a name. Participants who followed the
links can click "Join call", lurk in the text chat, or leave the chat.
(Note: the Linux Skype client and older OS X clients are currently not
able to initiate a group call in this way, and will instead create a
duplicate call which can't be joined by URI.)

By Stian Soiland-Reyes. This service is not affiliated with Skype but is
applying with the Skype trademark guidelines.

For support, try
skype:?chat&blob=vWcspqbJZRTzxKXx051UMs6vlXxZWYVObsHSXxUkJLSErG9cKA4 or
contact @soilandreyes.


Skype redirection




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