Skype is undoubtedly the most popular application on all Operating System platforms for video calling. Skype enables you to chat and have video call with your friends and family via VOIP (Voice over Internet Protocol). Skype has recently been acquired by Microsoft and still continues to be the most popular application for video calling since it provides video calling in high-resolution with excellent voice and video quality. And to top of it all, it is a free application for Windows, Mac OS, Linux as well as for Android and iOS.
Well for an application with an excellent quality, downloading installer for Skype on Windows is not easy. Skype provides an online installer for download that connects to the Internet and downloads rest of the files for installation, which are very large in size if you are on a slow Internet connection.
Direct Download Links for Full Offline Installer of Skype on Windows :
1) If you are a Windows 8 user, you can download the touch-friendly version of Skype application from here. This is not an offline installer but worth a mention for its usability, great looking interface and very small size.
2) The full offline installer for Skype is supported for Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8 desktops and is around 30 MB in size. You can download the official full offline installer from either of the below direct download links: