You can use your phone to send Skype-to-Skype instant messages.
If you don't yet have the Skype app, you can download it from www.windowsphone.com.
- On the start screen, swipe left, and tap Skype.
- Sign in with the same Microsoft account that you use with your phone.
- Swipe to people, and tap the contact you want to chat with.
- Write your message, and tap .
For more info on Skype-to-Skype instant messages, see the video at www.youtube.com (in English only).
Tip: To save on data costs, use a WiFi network connection with Skype whenever possible.