Skype announced today that its video messaging service is coming out of preview as a full-fledged free service in Skype for Windows desktop, Skype for Windows 8, Skype for Mac, Skype for iPhone, Skype for iPad, Skype for Android and Skype for BlackBerry, giving users the ability to record and share a video message to any of their contacts.
Recording a Skype Video Message is simple. In order to get started, just follow the steps below:
- First, tap the “video message” button.
- Next, tap the record button to capture your video message.
- You can record a message of up to three minutes, which can be previewed prior to sending. If you’d like to, you can delete and re-record until you are completely happy with it.
- When you are ready, simply click on the envelope icon to send your video message to the recipient.