Skype is the most popular application for making internet calls for free and cheap online calls to phones and mobiles with Skype. Skype is available for most operating systems for free. You can directory download skype for your operating system from its official download page. It also provides some great features like conference calls, instant messaging, and video calls. For using some advanced features, you may have to pay for them at a very low cost.

Skype is also available for Android and iPhone’s. This article will help you to install Skype on CentOS, RHEL and Fedora Systems.

Step 1 – Download Skype RPM

First of all, download the latest available Skype rpm file from its official download page. The desktop users click here to download the file and the terminal users run below command.

wget https://repo.skype.com/latest/skypeforlinux-64.rpm 

Step 2 – Install Skype RPM

Now install the downloaded package using yum localinstall command. So it can also resolve all the dependencies and install on your system.

sudo dnf localinstall skypeforlinux-64.rpm 

Step 3 – Launch Skype

You can use the graphical navigation menu or use the following command to launch Skype from the command line and accept terms and conditions for the first time.

skypeforlinux 

You can also launch skype using the desktop launcher.

How to Install Skype on fedora

installing Skype on Fedora

Congratulation’s! You have successfully installed skype on your system. To Install skype on Ubuntu visit, Skype Ubuntu installation page.