Your Quick Answer:
To find your Skype ID and email address on your Android device, you have to go to the home screen and open the app. Go to the profile area by clicking on the icon at the top and click on “Skype profile”. You will find your email address beside “Email” and your Skype Name right above it.
To find your Skype ID and email address on your PC, you have to go to the desktop app and click on the profile photo icon at the top left part of the screen. A collection of options appear below it. Click on “Skype profile”. You can now see your Skype ID beside “Skype Name” and email address beside “Email”.
To find someone’s email on Skype, you have to go to Skype on your PC, go to the “people” section and click on the contact whose email you want to know. Click on “View profile” and then on “Contact info”. You will find their email address there.
🔯 What is your Skype ID?
The Skype ID is essentially the combination of alphanumeric characters along with dots that start with the word “live”. This Skype ID is found on the profile page of the Skype app beside the text called Skype Name. Therefore, it is safe to say that the Skype Name and the Skype ID are one and the same.
Skype ID: How To Find Someone’s Email Address
Try the steps below:
Step 1: Open Skype App & Login
The first step you have to follow is to open the Skype App from the main page. After you click on the application and it loads and opens in front of you, you have to log in to your Skype account using the credentials related to your account. After you have logged in, the app will open your account page.
Step 2: Choose the Contact from people section
Now you will be able to see various sections on this page itself. To the right side of the screen, you will find the section called “people”. Under this, you will find the people you contact via Skype. You have to choose a contact from this section whose information you want to find.
Step 3: Click on Profile to Open and View Profile
You have to now right-click on the empty area of the screen to reveal certain options after their profile opens. Once the bottom tab appears, you have to click on the option that says “View profile”. This will open the particular profile with options to place a call, etc.
Step 4: Find Email under the Contact info (with all other details)
Now you have to click on the option that you will find at the top of the screen, right below the name of the contact, it will be called the “Contact info” option.
As soon as you click on this option, a follow-up page will appear and here, you will find all the information related to the individual, like their map location, phone number, etc. This is also where you will find their email address.
Note: It is only possible for you to find their email address if they have provided their email ID.
How to Find Your Skype ID and Email Address:
Follow the below methods:
⭐️ On Mobile:
Try the below steps:
Step 1: Open Skype App & Tap on the Profile icon
The first step you have to follow is to unlock your mobile device and look for the Skype icon, among other apps, on the home screen of your phone. Click on the app icon, and Skype will open. Now you have to click on the Profile icon which you will find at the top area, in the middle of the screen.
Step 2: Tap on Skype Profile
After you click on the Profile icon after the app opens, a new tab will appear on the screen with various options. You have to come to the bottom area of the page by scrolling down. Look for the option that says “Skype profile”, which will be under the “MANAGE” subheading. Click on it.
Step 3: Find the Skype Name & Email ID
Once you are on the Skype profile page, you will notice a section called the “Skype Name”. Besides this section, you will find a collection of alphabets and numbers separated by dots and preceded by the word “live”.
This is your Skype name or Skype ID. Right below it, on the same page, you will find a section which is called “Email”. Besides the same, you will find the email address that you used while making your Skype account. Therefore now you know both your Skype Name and your Email address.
⭐️ On PC:
Follow the below steps:
Step 1: Open Skype Desktop & Click on Profile
If you want to find your Skype Name and email on your PC, you have to open and log in with your account to Skype’s desktop app. Once the app opens with your account, click on the profile photo icon which you will find in the complete top left area of the screen.
Step 2: Click on the Skype Profile option
As soon as you click on the profile photo icon, a set of options will appear right below it, which will be divided into sections. You have to search for the option “Skype profile”. You will find this under “MANAGE”. Click on it once you find it.
Step 3: View the Skype ID & Email
A floating tab will appear in the middle of the screen, darkening the rest of the screen into a shadow. In this tab, you have to look for the words “Skype Name”. Besides this, you will find a string of characters that begin with the word “live”.
This is your Skype Name which is also commonly known as the Skype ID. After you’ve found your Skype Name, move your attention to the section exactly below it. This is called the “Email” section. Besides it, you will find your email address that is attached to your Skype account.
Frequently Asked Questions:
1. Can I Change My Skype ID?
No, you cannot change your Skype ID or Skype Name; you can, however, change the name that everyone gets to see when they view your account. You can change this by going to the Skype application from your computer and logging in to your account.
You have to then move your attention to the top left corner of the screen where you will find a miniature of your profile picture: click on it; then, in the tab of options that appear, select the option “Skype profile”- you can now click on the edit option which will either be called “Edit” or be a pencil icon. You can then change your display name.
2. Can you track someone with their Skype ID?
No, you cannot track someone with their Skype ID. However, you can track someone using their Map Address which you will find under the contact information section, but it is the choice of an individual if they wish to add their Map Address to their profile or not.