Re: help with the new 8.3 version of skype.
The plan for taking an incoming call in Skype 8 is this:toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
1. Make a shortcut key that immediately puts focus on the Skype 8 window. Do this by assigning a shortcut key, such as Ctrl+Shift+Alt+K, to the Skype 8 Desktop shortcut.
2. When a call comes in, type your shortcut, tab for caller ID, then tab to the Answer button and press Space.
This is more keystrokes than Alt+PgUp was, but it is also less prone to the, "Oh goodness, I did not mean to pick up that call!" situation. This situation would be my description of most calls I get, because of spam calls that
are made to my phone number, which I route through Skype specifically so I can handle such things intelligently.
On Wed, Oct 03, 2018 at 08:36:20AM -0400, Joseph Machise wrote:
well dug until we get a new version of GW connect, and say the hell with
Microsoft do you have a hot key for answering a call
----- Original Message -----
From: "Doug Lee" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Wednesday, October 03, 2018 8:32 AM
Subject: Re: [skypeenglish] help with the new 8.3 version of skype.
My experience says Ctrl+Shift+P never answered a call in Skype 8, but that
Doug Lee email@example.com http://www.dlee.org
Level Access doug.lee@LevelAccess.com http://www.LevelAccess.com
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's
character, give him power." -Abraham Lincoln