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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. '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. 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. 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. If you have any questions or comments please leave them in the section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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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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