SKYPE was working now not allowing me to sign in

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  1. Nycatfan

    Nycatfan New Member

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    What is going on here. After it not working and then magically working it now does not allow me to sign in to my account. Has anybody had the same problem. It is frustrating not knowing when it will or will not be working.
     
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    It's working just fine for me. I haven't run into that issue. But from the sound of things, I'd say it's an issue on Skype's servers rather than on your end. But, there are a couple things you can try.

    The first is to go to Settings -> Application manager -> Skype and tap the "Force stop" button and then tap the "Clear data" button. Tap the "Clear cache" button as well if it will let you (it won't let me, so that means there's nothing to clear, and that will probably be the same for you).

    If that doesn't help, try uninstalling the Skype app, rebooting, and then reinstalling it from the Play store.
     
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    Skype and G3

    Skype has to be the buggiest app so far for the G3..any fix available yet ?

    Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2
     
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    I haven't had any issues the times I've used it.
     
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    Are you on Verizon ?? My Skype closes and will not sign back in.. I have to uninstall and reinstall it about 3 times a day

    Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2
     
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    I've merged this thread with an existing thread on a similar topic. :)

    Yes, I'm on Verizon. I've been signed into Skype for several hours this afternoon (as well as many other previous times on the S3) without any problems.
     
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    does calls Skype work?

    My Skype worked for like two days last weekend. And I tried this weekend and Skype isn't working. Is yalls Skype working?
     
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    Merged with an existing Skype problems thread. :)

    I wasn't having any problems before, but now Skype is touch and go for me as well. Sometimes it will open up, sometimes it won't. Sometimes it will make a call, sometimes it will freeze up when trying to call. So, it definitely looks like there's some sort of issue with the app on the S3 (or at least on the Verizon variant of the S3).
     
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