Microsoft Annoucnes Skype 4.3 For Linux Update With New Fresh UI

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Microsoft today announced an update for Skype for Linux with fresh UI and other new features. Skype for Linux version 4.3.0.37 will have the following list of new features,

  • An updated UI
  • Our new cloud-based Group Chat experience
  • More reliable file transfer support when using multiple devices at once
  • Greater accessibility by blind and visually impaired users
  • PulseAudio 3.0 and 4.0 support
  • Lot of bug fixes

Microsoft has also dropped support for direct Alsa support; You need to install PulseAudio 4.0 or greater for the best calling experience.

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  • XSON WONG

    I didn’t know Skype even have Linux version LOL

    • Jeff Hung

      Yes, Microsoft keep the promise of continue providing Skype on Linux for free, and those open source jihadists still complain that it’s closed source evilware.

  • Mike366

    Thanks Microsoft