How do I link my Skype account with Outlook 2013

Hi Experts,
How do I link my Skype account with Outlook 2013?

Thanks in advance,
mrotor
mainrotorAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
you can't.. could you tell me what the ultimate objective is?  Dial numbers from your contact list using skype?
Paul SauvéRetiredCommented:
You CAN link Skype to your Microsoft mail account (...@hotmail.com/...@outlook.com/...@msn.com) however!
nickg5Commented:
This person found a work around. They created the registry entry under IM providers manually and used the PID from task manager. After creating the registry entries they had to reinstall Skype. The Outlook integration started to work for them.

http://community.skype.com/t5/Windows-desktop-client/Outlook-2013-Skype-Integration/td-p/1966687
Simplify Active Directory Administration

Administration of Active Directory does not have to be hard.  Too often what should be a simple task is made more difficult than it needs to be.The solution?  Hyena from SystemTools Software.  With ease-of-use as well as powerful importing and bulk updating capabilities.

mainrotorAuthor Commented:
Paul Sauve,
How do I link Skyp to my Microsoft mail account.

mrotor
Paul SauvéRetiredCommented:
When you open Skype, you have the choice to log on with your Skype name OR your Microsoft account:Skype + MSClick on Microsoft account and sign in with your mail creds.

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
mainrotorAuthor Commented:
Okay.  I will try this.

mrotor
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Outlook

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.