1. WindowsPhone8User's Avatar
    Why can't I receive calls in the background? This is a must have app for me, VERY annoying.
    02-12-2013 03:44 PM
  2. BeaverJuicer's Avatar
    While I have always found a small delay from my desktop, I have always received Skype calls on my phone. Not sure what your issue is. Is it installed? Is your phone turned on? Are you logged in to Skype?

    Not trying to be nasty with the questions, its just "Why can't I receive calls in the background" isn't much to go on.
    02-12-2013 03:59 PM
  3. rockstarzzz's Avatar
    Why can't I receive calls in the background? This is a must have app for me, VERY annoying.
    Because IT IS A BETA! It can even make your phone explode and that is completely acceptable because it is a BETA. Bad performance of a BETA app should not annoy anyone, not even Chuck Norris.
    iamtim likes this.
    02-12-2013 04:35 PM
  4. NAVEED AKHTAR71's Avatar
    It was happening for me, I could receive Skype calls on my desktop but not on my phone.Please uninstall and reinstall your Skype on the phone, You will receive your Skype calls on both the devices.
    02-12-2013 04:56 PM
  5. anthonyng's Avatar
    I have to uninstall and reinstall when the toast notifications stop working. Which btw, one way to make it stop working is to use the volume button + power button reset.
    02-12-2013 06:37 PM
  6. anthonyng's Avatar
    Update, now my skype notifications are not working again :( and uninstall/reinstall is not fixing it this time :(
    02-13-2013 01:32 PM
  7. WindowsPhone8User's Avatar
    Uninstaled/reinstalled, nothing changed
    02-13-2013 07:49 PM
  8. afgzee's Avatar
    Not getting notifications for the last few days on Skype either, same goes for WeChat and Viber Messenger. Having to open the app to get them. Was not happening before...
    02-13-2013 09:07 PM
  9. Letros's Avatar
    The app is trash, I'm tired of having to reinstall it to get Toasts to work.
    02-13-2013 09:13 PM
  10. LazySunday's Avatar
    Skype doesn't work in background for WP 7.5 devices... It is working fine for me on my Lumia 920... yes there is a lag but still I receive the call and it certainly does have many bugs :P
    02-13-2013 09:30 PM
  11. WindowsPhone8User's Avatar
    Im On portico, lazy
    02-14-2013 08:49 AM
  12. acl14's Avatar
    If it's a notification issue you could try un-pinning and re-pinning the app. It may work on WP7.8 devices.
    02-14-2013 08:58 AM

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