Skype video messaging, which came out of preview today is now available as a free, full-fledged feature in Skype for Windows desktop, Skype for Windows 8, Skype for Mac, Skype for iPhone, Skype for iPad, Skype for Android and Skype for BlackBerry.
"The recipient can view your message as soon as they sign into Skype. Skype video messaging is easy and convenient, and only the contact you've chosen to receive your message can view it," writes Skype team.
Here're the steps to recording a Skype Video Message is simple:
- tap the "video message" button.
- Next, tap the record button to capture your video message.
- You can record a message of up to three minutes, which can be previewed prior to sending. If you'd like to, you can delete and re-record until you are completely happy with it.
- When you are ready, simply click on the envelope icon to send your video message to the recipient.
Watch the demo embedded below to see how you can record and share a personal video message:
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