Install Skype 4.0 in Ubuntu 12.04

Skype 4.0 just was released a few day’s ago and this tutorial will show you how to install it in Ubuntu 12.04.The main changes are skype 4.0 use new conversation and call UI.You can go to skype official blog for more information.Here we go

1.Download Skype 4.0 from Here , choose Ubuntu 10.04 32 bit or 64 bit version based on your Ubuntu system.

2.Double click the skype-ubuntu_4.0.0.7-1_i386(amd64).deb file then click Install button to install it(Click Upgrade if you have old version of Skype installed)

OR

Run below command to install skype 4.0 from terminal
32 bit:

sudo dpkg -i skype-ubuntu_4.0.0.7-1_i386.deb

64 bit:

sudo dpkg -i skype-ubuntu_4.0.0.7-1_amd64.deb

3.You are done,enjoy

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