Skype For Mac Updated To v7.2 With Adjusted Color Contrast In Chat To Improve Readability

Skype for Mac

Microsoft today announced the release Skype 7.2 for Mac. Since Microsoft launched the redesigned client, they received feedback about issues in readability of the chat window. And now they have adjusted color contrast in chat to make it easier to read. They have also fixed several top crash issues to make the app more stable. The full list of features and fixes include:


  • Adjusted color contrast in chat for improved readability

Fixed Issues

Category Description
Application Crash when changing profile picture
Application Crash in welcome tour when playing test sound and navigating to the next page
Application Crash when launching Skype with Ecamm Call Recorder 2.5.11 installed
Account Call phone number button and Send SMS button on contact’s profile page not working

Known Issue

Category Description Workaround
Account High CPU usage when idle on profile page n/a

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