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IM messages on Skype.

Posted on 2013-01-29
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I use MS IM and Skype and MS is telling me to merge the two. If I do this how does Skype inform me of an incoming IM message. Does it give an incoming call style ring tone?
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Because MS bought Skype they are merging, Skype has a IM as well as phone calls and video chat.  it has it's own sound for IM
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by:DColin
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R_Edwards

Skype runs minimised on my task bar. When an IM comes in what will happen. With existing MS IM a window pops up with the message. So you know a message has arrived. Does skype visually let you know an IM has arrived?
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Yes, same notification as when a user signs in and becomes available
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