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Archive for the ‘Skype’ Category

Skype consumer IP ranges

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/07/09

Since I will likely have to enable Skype in a relatively restricted environment, here are some links that likely will help me getting IP lists to open up:


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So I accidentally broke a Skype messaging bot.. – Album on Imgur

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/08/05


// config/db.js
module.exports = {
    url : 'mongodb://localhost/acquisition'

Source: break-a-skypebot.js



Posted in Development, JavaScript/ECMAScript, Scripting, Skype, Software Development | Leave a Comment »

If Skype Group chats suddenly fail on Windows: go back to SkypeSetup_6.21.0.104.msi

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/12/22

Had a co-worker where Skype suddenly failed handle groups. He could not send to nor receive group messages. On his Windows machine, Skype auto-upgraded to On his smartphone, everything worked fine..

Downgrading him to solved the issue.

I got it from



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Skype Mix Minus – via: Joe Hecht – Google+

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/02/25

Joe Hecht on Skype Mix Minus – Google+.

Using USB audio mixers, Skype in VM, Virtual Sound Routing, and capturing video.

Awesome read!


Posted in Fusion, Power User, Skype, VMware, VMware Workstation | Leave a Comment »

New Skype things learned: more chat commands and roles than “/me”

Posted by jpluimers on 2012/09/10

I only knew the Skype /me command.

That is: until somehow the sys suddenly inserted this help into the Skype session I was in:

[6:19:53 PM] sys: Available commands:
/me [text]
/topic [text]
/add [skypename+]
/alertson [text]
/get creator
/get role
/whois [skypename]
/setrole [skypename] MASTER|HELPER|USER|LISTENER
/kick [skypename]
/kickban [skypename]
/get uri
/get options
/set options [[+|-]flag] ..
/setpassword [password] [password hint]
/get password_hint
/get banlist
/get allowlist
/set banlist [[+|-]mask] ..
/set allowlist [[+|-]mask] ..
/golive [token]
/invite [skypename]
/fork [skypename+]
For more help please see

The link then directed me to


via: Help for Skype: What are chat commands and roles?.

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