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Skype can’t be set as your team’s default calling app, but you can start voice or video calls from within Slack using the command /skype. Each party must have Skype installed locally on their mobile or desktop device.
To start a Skype call in a DM: Type /skype [skype-username], then hit Enter. If their Skype user profile is stored in Slack, simply type /skype.
To start a Skype call in a channel: Type /skype skype-username. If their Skype username is stored in their Slack profile, you can type /skype @slack-username. You can have up to 10 people participate on a group video call, or up to 25 people on a group voice call.