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How to Use Multiple Skype Accounts at the Same Time

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How to run Multiple Skype Accounts at the same time?

How many of you know that we can use two Skype accounts at one time? If you don’t have idea about it, get here full details and simple solutions to open two Skype ids in same Desktop or Laptop.

It is perfect article to show people who will not believe that is not possible to run two Skype accounts in your Systems at the same time. Everyone should know this procedure to use two accounts because people will use mostly personal accounts every time, but sometimes you need to use other Skype id like office purpose and business use accounts. I hope you understand the use of two Skype accounts in one system. You need to start these steps to open or sign in with different accounts.

How  to use two Skype accounts at the same time:

  1. Install Skype if you don’t have in system or else go to second step if you already have Skype in system
  2. Open Run by clicking windows button and R at the same time ( Windows button+R)
  3. Now paste these codes or program file path in the Run search bar
  4. Note: these commands are different for 32 bit & 64 bit versions of Windows:

For 64 bit version:

“C:Program Files (x86)SkypePhoneSkype.exe” /secondary

For 32 bit version:

“C:Program FilesSkypePhoneSkype.exe” /secondary

Just copy and paste these commands in run bar and click enter, you will get one more Skype account. Open with sign in details and use two Skype at the same time. Like this you can open any number of Skype accounts in one system at the same time.

You will get like this in your task bar with one more Skype symbol

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If you want to close any Skype id, just go through task manager to end any one account easily.

You can create shortcut to desktop to use in future easily without opening run and copying commands etc.

To create short cut for secondary Skype, rename it as Skype.exe and you can open any accounts by clicking it again and again. If you have any issues just give us a mail or message. We will get back to you with perfect solutions

Note: this is different for Mac users, so please if you are Mac user just sebd me a message or mail. Thank you