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Using Microsoft 365 for the Holidays

Connect: Skype holiday calls

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This holiday season, use Skype to stay in touch with loved ones around the globe. Skype-to-Skype calls are always free, but your Microsoft 365 subscription comes with 60 Skype minutes every month that you can use to call mobile phones and landlines all over the world. Stay in touch with home while you're away, send your love to distant friends, or share special holiday moments across the miles.

Activate your Skype minutes

  1. Sign in to your My Office Account page.

    Use the Microsoft account that you used to set up your Microsoft 365 subscription.

  2. Click Activate your Skype minutes.

  3. Select Activate.

    Your Skype minutes are activated.

  4. To sign in to Skype, type your Skype name, email or phone number, and click Sign in.

    Skype-to-Skype calls are always free.

    Use your 60 Skype minutes to call mobile phones and landlines across the globe.

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