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Skype Plugin

Compatible with DokuWiki

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plugin The Skype plugin let you add an Skype contact button easily. It also showns your online status

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This extension has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues.

Tagged with connect, contact, skype, status

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Search and install the plugin using the Extension Manager.

Alternatively, refer to Plugins on how to install plugins manually:

  • Download “Skype plugin” and unzip file locally
  • Transfer to server holding Dokuwiki
    • Copy subfolder “skype” to: ..your..dokuwiki…/lib/plugins






You can see the official Skype button wizard here: Official Skype Button Wizard

The Plugin can be seen in action here


Admin setting Default value Description
Function dropdown click function (chat, call, dropdown)
Size 24 size of icon in pixel (10, 12, 14, 16, 24, 32)
Style balloon New or classic design

Possible Problems

Status always "offline"

Then you need to change your privacy settings in Skype: Options → Privacy → Allow Net Status

Change Log

  • 2011-02-20
    • Initial release
  • 2012-06-14
    • Added function in command, to give each button a different function
  • 2012-10-22
    • Moved Repo to Github
  • 2014-06-16
    • Use new Skype button, works now with Microsoft accounts

Discussion / BugTracker

See GitHub

plugin/skype.txt · Last modified: 2022-07-29 23:55 by Klap-in

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