Change Skype Password on iPhone 6

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Steps

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    To begin, we should unlock our phone, which we can do by pressing the 'Lock' button on the right-hand side of the phone
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    Alternatively, press the 'Home' button at the bottom of the phone.
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    Once the lock screen is up, swipe and enter the passcode
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    Alternatively, hold your finger onto the 'Home' button, which doubles as a fingerprint scanner if that option is enabled. This takes us to the home screen.
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    Find the 'Skype' icon
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    It is a blue 'S' in a white bubble with a blue background. Tap that once to open up the app. It will either take us to the recent contacts, or it will take us to the sign in screen.
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    For now, we're going to tap our profile picture in the top right corner
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    It's in a small circle. Tap on that to bring up the new menu.
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    Tap on the middle option, 'My account', with the small person on the left-hand side
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    This will open up the account details and may take a few seconds to load.
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    Tap on 'Change password' in the 'Account details' section at the top
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    This will open a new window.
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    Now we are at a window to put in our old password and new password
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    Tap on the text box to enter the old password.
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    Type the new password in the 'New password' and 'Confirm password' text boxes
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    Press 'Done'.
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    We can either press 'Cancel' to cancel it or 'Save' to save the new password
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    A confirmation window will show at the top with a green check mark
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    'Your password was changed. Next time you sign in use your new password'.
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    Tap on the white arrow on the bottom
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    This will bring us to the sign in page where we need to enter our 'Skype name' and new password.
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    When all of the details are entered, tap on 'sign in' in the blue bar
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    This will take us to the 'recent' section of Skype.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to change your password in the 'Skype' application on the iPhone 6
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    If you have any questions or comments please leave them in the section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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Questions and Answers

I want to change my password but I can't remember my old password?

I don't remember my old password

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    Enter your registered Skype email address.
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    Click "Continue".
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    Check your email inbox or spam for a temporary code
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    The code will only last for three hours.
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    Click your Skype account name
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    Click "Reset password".
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    Create a new password.
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I just got a new iPhone 6, loaded Skype, typed in Skype name and correct password (that works on my PC) but on iPhone I get message "we didn't recognize your Skype Name or Password?

I just got new iPhone 6, loaded Skype, typed in Skype name and correct password (that works on my PC) but on iPhone I get message "we didn't recognize your Skype Name or Password

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