[Solved] Skype 4.2.x Linux : Can’t Connect | Ubuntu 12.04 / Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Hello All,

Today Morning, I started my Laptop and Logged in to My Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS box and tried to Login in to Skype with same credentials, Skype thrown Error was “Can’t Connect”.

I managed to solve this error so sharing this error’s solution which might helps you.

This Error’s solution is very simple but very weird and complicated to find it out, I have find it out by just guessing the things.

skype 4.3 for Linux
skype 4.3 for Linux

I Just went to Skype’s Website and Checked that Latest Version was there so I gave it try and Updated New Version, After updating version of Skype, I am able to login successfully without any problem.

Get the Latest Version of Skype 4.3 For Linux from here http://www.skype.com/en/download-skype/skype-for-computer/

and Install it by using following Command :-

tejas-barot@skype-ubunt-14-04-lts:~$ sudo dpkg -i skype-xxx-xx.deb

I was using Skype’s Version 4.2.x for Linux, I have updated version to 4.3.0.37 and this solved my problem.

This is very simple Solution to the problem but very weird to find it out so Sharing with you guys.

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