How Can I Change My Skype ID in Mobile App?

Patrick Burnett

Are you tired of your old Skype ID and want to change it? Don’t worry, it’s super easy to change your Skype ID on the mobile app. Follow these simple steps to change your Skype ID:

Step 1: Open the Skype App

Open the Skype app on your mobile phone. If you’re not already logged in, enter your username and password to sign in.

Step 2: Go to Your Profile

Once you’re signed in, tap on your profile picture located in the top left corner of the screen. This will take you to your profile.

Step 3: Edit Your Profile

On your profile page, tap on the “Edit” button located next to your current Skype ID. This will take you to the “Edit Profile” page.

Step 4: Change Your Skype ID

On the “Edit Profile” page, look for the “Skype Name” field and tap on it. Delete your current Skype ID and enter a new one that you would like to use. Keep in mind that once you change it, this new name will become permanent.

Step 5: Save Your Changes

After entering a new Skype ID, scroll down and tap on the “Save” button located at the bottom of the page. This will save your changes and update your profile with the new Skype ID.

Congratulations! You’ve successfully changed your Skype ID on the mobile app.

Here are some important things to keep in mind while changing your Skype ID:

  • You can only change your Skype ID once every 60 days.
  • Your new Skype ID must be between 6-32 characters long.
  • Your new Skype ID cannot contain spaces or special characters.

Why Change Your Skype ID?

There could be various reasons for changing your Skype ID. Maybe you want to make it more professional, or maybe you just want to change it to something that better reflects your personality. Whatever the reason may be, changing your Skype ID is a simple process that can be done in just a few steps.


Changing your Skype ID on the mobile app is an easy process that can be completed in just a few minutes. Follow the steps outlined above and you’ll have a brand new Skype ID in no time!