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28 Jan 2013   #21
DavidE

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28 Jan 2013   #22
ROCKNROLLPIMP

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great! thanks for the link
I am new here and glad I found this site
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28 Jan 2013   #23
Injust

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I think you should just uninstall and reinstall Skype :P
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28 Jan 2013   #24
ROCKNROLLPIMP

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I did uninstall it
And I am doing a fresh re install for a sound card problem,so I am backing some new music up
Then I am going to re-install it
Skype 4.2 mind you,then hide that dang 5.1 update
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31 Jan 2013   #25
ROCKNROLLPIMP

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Hid the updates and now using Skype 4.2 again...I thought I would throw this out there
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31 Jan 2013   #26
ESL

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ROCKNROLLPIMP View Post
been using skype 4.2 for a lil over a couple of years now
do not like the newer versions

guess this shows it is being updated by Windows
thanks
You can hide the update. I am still using Skype 4.2.0.187.
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31 Jan 2013   #27
ROCKNROLLPIMP

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Thank you ESL
That is what I was saying in the comment above you
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31 Jan 2013   #28
ESL

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Yes, I saw that right after I posted.
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31 Jan 2013   #29
Britton30
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ROCKNROLLPIMP View Post
been using skype 4.2 for a lil over a couple of years now
do not like the newer versions

guess this shows it is being updated by Windows
thanks
How do I get that version? I just installed and then uninstalled ver 6.1. It has very little in the way of options and I can't add contacts unless they are in F***Book, diddit, or some social crappola.
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31 Jan 2013   #30
ESL

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