Download Skype 6.2 Offline Installers [Direct Download Links]

Skype has been updated to version 6.2. Microsoft has recently released Skype 6.2 with two major features including a redesigned toolbar and eGifting. I was unable to update Skype through the “Check for Updates” help menu so I had to download it and upgrade to the latest version manually.

The new toolbar introduced in Skype 6.2 makes it easier for the user to do different actions like calling phones, creating groups, adding contacts etc. There are four buttons on the toolbar. It has been fixed and will not scroll.

Another update for Skype includes the feature of eGifting. eGifting means that when you get a birthday notification for anyone in your Skype contacts list, you will also be able to send your Skype credit as a gift to the birthday person.

Here is the complete change log for Skype 6.2 for Windows:

  • New top toolbar with all major actions together in one place.
  • Send eGift to friend who has a birthday
  • Added option to send IM with ctrl+enter.
  • Computers with Intel Pentium 3 or similar CPU’s, which do not support SSE2 instructions, are not supported anymore.

Let’s go through some screenshots of installing the new Skype.

Upgrading to Skype 6.2
Updating Skype to 6.2
Updating Skype - Click to call feature installation
Installing click to call feature
Updating Skype - Bing promotion
Bing promotion
Installing Skype
Update progress
Skype 6.2 toolbar
The welcome screen of Skype 6.2
See the eGifting feature in action


Direct Download Links for Skype 6.2 full offline installers

Download Skype 6.2 for Windows Desktop offline installer

Download Skype 6.2 app for Windows 8 (Microsoft Store link)

Get Skype 6.2 on your Windows Phone

Download Skype 6.2 for Android (Google Play link)

Download Skype 6.2 for iPhone (iTunes Store link)

Download Skype 6.2 for iPad (iTunes Store link)

Download Skype 6.2 Portable

3 thoughts on “Download Skype 6.2 Offline Installers [Direct Download Links]

  1. Ik heb een probleem met skype. Wat het probleem is weet ik niet. Ik kan niet inloggen sinds de laatste update.

    De foutmelding krijg ik op het moment dat die bijna is opgestart. Mijn vriendenlijst laadt en ineens staat er ” skype werkt niet meer, er is een probleem opgetreden waardoor het programma niet meer werkt. Het programma word afgesloten.

    1. “I have a problem with skype. What the problem is I do not know. I can not log since the last update.

      The error message I get at the moment which is almost booted. My friends loads and suddenly says “skype has stopped working, there is a problem which the program does not work anymore. The program get closed.”

      You may want to take a lot at your events log in order to see what is the exact problem and why is Skype closing.

  2. Microsoft has confirmed that Skype for Windows will receive a major upgrade in which they will include the video messaging feature which is only available for Android, iOS and Mac. Here’s the statement from Microsoft given to Neowin.
    Video Messaging is in early release for testing in several markets for Android, iOS, and Mac with functionality to send and receive video messages. Users in these markets across all Windows desktop and mobile platforms can receive messages, too. We will have send capability in Windows by end of April. In the meantime, we continue to test this new feature in its early release.


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