How to Install Latest Skype on CentOS 7 / Fedora 30/29/28

(: May 6, 2019)

This guide is meant to help you install the latest release of Skype on CentOS 7 / Fedora 30/29/28. Running Skype on CentOS/Fedora allows you to make Skype calls, group video calls, instant messaging, phone number calls, and screen sharing.

For Ubuntu / Debian / Linux Mint, use: Install Latest Skype on Ubuntu / Debian / Linux Mint

Install Latest Skype on CentOS 7 / Fedora 30/29/28  by following the steps below:{text-align:left} img{margin:0 auto 0 0}

Step 1: Download Skype RPM Package

The easiest and quickest way to install Skype on Fedora 29 / Fedora 28 is by using the RPM package. Download the package using wget command:

$ wget

Step 2: Install Skype on CentOS 7 / Fedora 30/29/28

After downloading Skype RPM package, install it using yum

CentOS 7:

sudo yum localinstall skypeforlinux-64.rpm

Install Skype on Fedora 30/29/28:

sudo dnf install skypeforlinux-64.rpm

Press when prompted to confirm installation.

Dependencies resolved.
 Package                         Arch                     Version                       Repository                      Size
 skypeforlinux                   x86_64                            @commandline                    92 M

Transaction Summary
Install  1 Package

Total size: 92 M
Installed size: 232 M
Is this ok [y/N]: y

Step 2: Launch Skype on CentOS 7 / Fedora 30/29/28

After successful installation, search Skype on your Desktop Environment search bar.

Configure Skype on CentOS 7 / Fedora to start using it.

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