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[TNW] Skype Goes Down, App’s Crashing For Many [Updated]

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Skype’s telephony service appears to be suffering a major outage, with many users all over the world unable to use the service using their desktop clients or not able to access the Skype website.

It's out for me too, unable to log in on my desktop or Phone frown.gif

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Update: Skype has issued a temporary fix for Skype clients on Windows and Mac clients to get the service working again. The company recommends you follow the steps below to regain access:

steps in source
Edited by Norlig - 5/26/11 at 6:04am
post #2 of 23
Same here it's down for me too
    
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Was about to post it..

Mine suddenly crashed while talking to my GF. -__-

Whats the cause of the crash?
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yep mine failed on startup and kept giving errors so I uninstalled went to reinstall and can't do anything b/c site is down
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yea same here, laptop doesnt work, yet my desktop does?
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Odd it's working here...
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I'm on Skype right now.
    
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Skype's fine for me. Laptop, Desktop, Phone, iPod all works fine.
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post #9 of 23
Girls in the office were getting mad for this... Twitter solved it ^^
Get into your C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Roaming\Skype\ folder and delete shared.xml file.
Works like a sharme!

EDIT: Strangely it didn't happen to anyone but only to a few people...
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Originally Posted by d3viliz3d;13642401 
Girls in the office were getting mad for this... Twitter solved it ^^
Get into your C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Roaming\Skype\ folder and delete shared.xml file.
Works like a sharme!

EDIT: Strangely it didn't happen to anyone but only to a few people...

works for me thumb.gif
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