How to use Skype on Roku?

What is Skype?

In today’s world, the online face-to-face communication trend is growing rapidly. People prefer to meet on the internet using video calling services instead of meeting physically as it is time-consuming and cost-effective. Skype is one of the biggest online video calling services. Skype is being used widely to make video calls both personally and officially worldwide.

Skype on Roku

Use Skype on Roku

Skype is available on Android, iOS, Windows, Mac, and Linux but have you ever wondered how to use Skype on a TV screen using a Roku device? Yes, you can use Skype on Roku TV screen by screen mirroring your Android smartphone or an iPhone. In this article, we will show you how to screen mirror the Skype video calls using an Android smartphone or an iPhone.

Enable Screen Mirroring on Roku

Step 1

Press the home button and go to the settings.

Step 2

Select “System” in the settings.

Step 3

Select screen mirroring and select screen mirroring mode.

Step 4

Check always allow screen mirroring on Roku.

Watch Skype video Calls on Roku using Android

Watch Skype video Calls on Roku using Android

Step 1

Android phone and Roku must be connected to the same network.

Step 2

On your android, go to Settings then Connection and Sharing, and then click Cast.

Step 3

Now select your Roku device from the available devices list and allow the device to mirror the screen.

Step 4

Now launch the Skype app on your Android phone and make a call. The same call will appear on your Roku TV screen also. 

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Watch Skype video Calls on Roku using iPhone

Watch Skype video Calls on Roku using iPhone

Step 1

iPhone and Roku devices must be connected to the same network.

Step 2

Navigate to the control centre on your iPhone and Click Screen Mirroring Menu.

Step 3

Select Roku from the list of available devices and your screen will be cast to your Roku TV screen.

Step 4

Now launch the Skype app on your iPhone and make a call. The same call will be cast to your Roku.

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Watch Skype video Calls on Roku using Windows

Watch Skype video Calls on Roku using Windows

Step 1

Windows and Roku devices must be connected to the same network.

Step 2

On your Windows PC or device visit the Skype website or if you have a Skype app, launch it. Make sure you are logged in to your Skype account.

Step 3

Now press Windows + P keys together and click Connect to a wireless display option.

Step 4

Select Roku from the list of available devices and your screen will be cast to your Roku TV screen.

Step 5

Now launch the Skype app on your PC and make a call. The same call will be cast to your Roku.

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We hope this article helped you in watching Skype video calls on Roku. To enjoy watching Skype video calls, you have to mirror the device using your Android, iPhone, or PC/Laptop. Still, if you have any confusion or any queries regarding mirroring devices, watching Skype video calls on Roku, feel free to ask in the comment section. We are here to help you and guide you to find solutions to your problems. You can also tell if you found this article helpful in installing and watching Skype video calls on your Roku device by writing to us in the comment section. We will appreciate your responses.

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