Key Details of sPortable

  • Stay within the reach with free voice/HD video calling, videoconferencing, screen sharing, and smart messaging.
  • Last updated on February 21, 2024
  • There have been 4 updates
  • Virus scan status:

    Clean (it's extremely likely that this software program is clean)


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sPortable 0/1

Editors' Review

Download.com staff

Skype Portable is a lean Skype installation designed to take Skype with you wherever you go. Install Skype on a USB drive or other portable device, and you'll be able to use the program from anywhere.

Pros

Familiar: Skype Portable operates exactly as you would expect Skype to operate, which is essential when using a different version of such a high-profile program.

USB portability: We tested Skype Portable by installing it on a variety of devices and attempting to run it from those devices. No matter which device we tried it on, we were able to launch Skype calls and messaging sessions without issue.

Straightforward installation: Skype streamlined installation to make it very easy, whether you're installing it on your PC or on a mobile drive or device. Creating a new Skype account or logging in with an existing one both worked equally well.

Cons

Some redundancy: Skype may already be installed on your computer and mobile devices. Therefore, although this program is useful, it is questionable as to how necessary it actually is.

Bottom Line

If for some reason you feel that you need to keep Skype on a mobile drive, then Skype Portable works very well. It launches without difficulty and provides Skype's full functionality wherever you take it.

What's new in version 8.110.0.218

Bug fixes and performance improvements.


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Full Specifications

GENERAL
Release
October 15, 2020
Latest update
February 21, 2024
Version
8.110.0.218
OPERATING SYSTEMS
Platform
Windows
Operating System
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows 11, Windows 10, Windows 8
POPULARITY
Total Downloads
485,601
Downloads Last Week
2

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Developer's Description

Stay within the reach with free voice/HD video calling, videoconferencing, screen sharing, and smart messaging.

sPortable allows you to run Skype without needing to install it. sPortable lets you connect to others via instant messaging, audio conferencing, and video phone. Calling landline and mobile phones as well as sending SMS messages is available with a subscription. sPortable can run from a cloud folder, external drive, or local folder without installing into Windows.