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Notice of Non-Affiliation and Disclaimer
Portapps is not affiliated, associated, authorized, endorsed by, or in any way officially connected with Skype™, or any of its subsidiaries or its affiliates.
The official Skype™ website can be found at https://www.skype.com/get-skype.
The name Skype™ as well as related names, marks, emblems and images are registered trademarks of their respective owners.
Skype™ portable app made with Portapps.
A telecommunications application software product that specializes in providing video chat and voice calls.
Download and install the latest portable setup where you want then run
If you have already installed Skype™ from the original setup, move the following files :
%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Skype for Desktop\*to
skype-portable.exe and remove Skype™ from your computer.
For an upgrade, simply download and install the latest portable setup.
Here is what differs from the original release to ensure portability :
- Following switches are passed to the process.
--data-path=<data_path>: Directory where user profile is stored.
<data_path>is dynamically generated at launch.
- A shortcut is created at launch to allow native notifications and removed when Skype™ is closed
- Data collector on
RtcPalVideoEtwSessionis stopped when Skype™ is closed
Skype™ portable can be configured through the main YAML configuration file :
app: cleanup: true
cleanup: Cleanup leftover folders (default
There is no known issues Please let us know if you found one!
JavasScript must be enabled to allow the generation of dynamic download links.
Otherwise you can download directly from the releases page on GitHub.