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Enhance your Windows installations with Skype. Skype is for doing things together, whenever people are apart. Skype’s text, voice and video make it simple for people to share experiences with those who matter to them, wherever they are.

Skype OPK | Installation with EDT

Skype Features

With Skype preinstalled, your customers can enjoy these features:

  • Skype-to-Skype calls. Talk to anyone else on Skype, anywhere in the world, for free.
  • Video calling on Skype. Talk face to face using live video, for free.
  • Instant messaging. Send an instant message to anyone on Skype, for free.
  • Skype-to-phone calls. Call mobile phones or landlines anywhere in the world with Skype Credit—or save even more with a subscription.
  • Group video calling. Share, celebrate and collaborate from anywhere in the world. There’s so much they can do together over group video.
  • Screen sharing. Share their screens with anyone on Skype for free, or share with a group of friends or colleagues by using Skype Premium.

Skype OPK

Traditional OEM Preinstallation Kits (OPKs) for Windows and Office contain a wealth of technical information to address numerous scenarios; they are designed to meet the needs of the wide range of OEMs who build PCs. The OPK contains everything you need to deploy Skype 5.8, including the installer application and instructions on how to install Skype silently for your customers.

Note Skype may not be installed on PCs delivered to the People’s Republic of China.

Installation with the Express Deployment Tool

The Express Deployment Tool (EDT) helps to quickly, easily and correctly preinstall PCs with genuine Windows, including Windows 7 client, Windows Server, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Security Essentials, Windows Internet Explorer, Bing Bar and Skype. The EDT offers these benefits:

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