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Old 02-27-2013, 10:58 AM   #1
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Ubuntu & Skype


Hi, I just upgraded to 12.04.1 and cannot find Skype on the software center. Can anyone tell me if this is by design or an oversight on my part?

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Old 02-27-2013, 02:16 PM   #2
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was it installed on the previous version of Ubuntu?

Sorry, I believe you have to get it directly from http://www.skype.com/en/download-sky...-for-computer/

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Old 02-27-2013, 04:10 PM   #3
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Yes, as far as I remember it was on the 11.10 repositories. I managed to install the telephoney software externally from skype.com.

But I am reverting back to 11.04. there are too many historic hardware related crashes ocurring. Pretty sure has to do with my G-Force Nvidia graphics. This is my second time trail on the 12.04.1. I had hoped the issues would be resolved by six months on. And I don't much like the moving panel on the 11.10.

So it's back to 11.04

I am not too impressed by canonical support at all.

At this rate, I might even go back to Slackware.

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