Hide Skype Contact Picture

2011/01/06 by Lassi A. Liikkanen

Hide Skype Contact Picture

The default behavior in the newly pushed Skype update v.5 shows the list of people (your friendly contacts) with profile photos for each user. Many people including me have been annoyed by the space that this takes. Luckily this can be disabled and the old look almost restored:

Tools - Options - General - General settings - Show profile pictures in contact list

Alternatively, you could downgrade Skype "upgrade" to previous version from http://www.oldapps.com/skype.php I recommend backing up the Skype profile directory before this, just in case...

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This document created: 2011/01/06
Modified: 2011/01/06
Published: 2011/01/06

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