Free/low cost IP Voice http://www.skype.com First Things to Know Skype the Free Version Pay As You Go! Skype Credit is Pay As You go Once you have purchased the Skype Credit, you can use Them to purchase products like: • Text Message • Forward calls to your mobile or other number • Skype In Number ? Pay Monthly! Skype subscription rates! Today we are talking Free! Where to get Skype? http://www.skype.com/download/skype/windows/ Install Create Your Account More installing Finishing Account Setup Log-in Screen Options Option Menu Call Settings Add Contacts After adding Contacts This is Skype Credit Change Your Online Status Considerations • Exit Skype before o Powerpoint and WebEx sessions o Camtasia recordings o Podcast recordings • Turn off or mark as busy all IM clients (AIM, Yahoo Messenger, etc) Microphones • Desktop mic $5 and up • Headset with mic $10 and up Microphones Cheap microphone used with existing speakers for desktop or laptop Microphones Over the head Behind the neck Mute / Volume Microphones Microphone only would have one connector Headset would have two connectors – 1/8" or 3.5mm audio color coded or jack or phone plug marked Audio Ports Video Calls • Use Skype for video • Can only be used one-to-one Questions ? ????