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MaverickSkye

Skype Broke - Not bad timing - kinda important

Yeah, for some stupid reason, it has random spasms where when I log in, as soon as I click the text box, Skype crashes completely. It's rather infuriating.

...for the most part.

JUST before that issue, I was intending on posting a journal to you guys to something of this effect:

I just haven't been feeling very...talkative lately. I wanna be social, but my heart doesn't really feel into it for the time being. It's nobody's fault and I'm not depressed/sad, I don't think.  Either way though, yeah, I'm just not feeling too...up on the whole talking thing. I really pray this is a short stint. I don't want this to last, I want to be out there again. Feel like I'm still part of the community, and feel that I'm actually able to be interesting, and hold people's interest, and hold conversations again. That's something I seem no longer to be able to just be good at anymore. Who knows, maybe because...yeah I'm a good friend to many, I love my friends and they love me, but part of my heart, I feel like to many, I'm like a 2nd string friend. Yeah, cool to talk to from time to time, but not entirely cool enough to wanna invite to functions or really take the time to hang out with, for some reason or another. And even if this isn't the case, that's what it feels like.

All I know is that I want 2012 to be different. I want to be able to be totally available on Skype. I want to be fully available on MSN, AIM, and YIM. And despite it being as easy as a few installs and a couple clicks, and a bit of typing on my part, my heart simply is NOT into doing that right now and hasn't been in quite a while. So if anything, after all this rambling, I feel that whole '2nd string friend' feeling is pretty much entirely my fault. So it's kinda an annoying, vicious cycle.

Either way, I can't wait til this is over, wait til this is fixed, and can't wait til I have my own laptop so I can go back to being the old, social me. I miss you guys, and I miss me, too.
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Added: 6 years, 9 months ago
 
gaki
6 years, 9 months ago
:( i wish i could help cheer you up somehow :( if there is anything i could do just tell me ok?
slushy
6 years, 9 months ago
hugs tight* well i cant help you completely but  u can try IM+, it hasn't died on me and is great as a all in one messenger for both mobile and desktop ^.^'
only bad thing is that u cant make calls or recive files

https://plus.im/

hope this at least helps
Halo
6 years, 9 months ago
well you know where to find me invisibru ^^
hope you will feel cheerier and more talkative soon again *hugs*
TorryEllis
6 years, 9 months ago
u.u Mavy, I think we need to talk. Can you at least TRY to talk to me on F-Chat?
BunnyFoxglove
6 years, 9 months ago
My skype did the same thing on my laptop for no reason.... Then magically the other day it started working again.
Hope you feel better soon though!
IrritatedCharizard
6 years, 9 months ago
Skype was doing that to me and i just reinstalled it/ updated it and now it works fine.  *hugs and gives you draggy nuzzles*  I hope you feel like talking again soon cuz I missed ya.~
NonnyFox
6 years, 9 months ago
That happens to me too with Skype, click on the home button and it crashes from time to time and will need to be restarted. Obviously it's a bug with Skype, let's hope they have it worked out before the next release.

As for your other concern: Join the club, I'm in a similar boat as far as not getting invited to things goes. I'd like to elaborate on this topic but sadly I'm drawing a blank right now.  
chesterc
6 years, 9 months ago
One thing you can try Mavy, is to delete your profile directory.  It's under %appdata%\skype and the directory is named after your username.  PM if you need help finding it
RenChu
6 years, 9 months ago
You have to delete your skype folder. I have to do that sometimes sadly but if you go to %appdata%\skype and just delete the folder it should work. Just make sure you remember your log in name and password before doing this. ^^;
nate3prodigy
6 years, 9 months ago
Well mavy, take your time. Everyone has some times its hard to talk through
ScottyKat
6 years, 9 months ago
have you loaded the skype beta?
the beta seems to be better. though i have a suspission they
forced it on people with errors.my skype would not allow me to
do any form of video or even sound chat.. and the one time
i wanted to do it too.
Ty1337
6 years, 9 months ago
I know how to fix this!!!!! I'll send you a PM!
ShanetheFreestyler
6 years, 9 months ago
Oh, I had this as soon as I tried to use it on my laptop for the first time. It wasn't until I downloaded the beta version that it was all fixed. o.o
Ultratails42
6 years, 9 months ago
Ive had this problem too (Twice now) All I did was re-download skype and reinstall it. Problem solved.
Drathen
6 years, 9 months ago
I posted a fix on my page here is a link so you can fix it https://inkbunny.net/journalview.php?id=22170 Hope this will help :)
vixenchan
6 years, 9 months ago
Skype = Virus
XValentine
6 years, 9 months ago
Another large problem with skype is when it thinks that it doesn't have enough allocated processor space (even when it doesn't need it).  Try not having too many open conversations.  As for the salt of the matter, welcome to my world, but then again- who am I again? Nobody knows. *peace. out.*
SakuraIchigo
6 years, 9 months ago
Shokuji
6 years, 9 months ago
Well just try some of the regular things to get it fixed. If those don't work I may suggest one of those website solutions. I don't know if there are any for Skype, but most of the other ones you don't even need a program any longer. =O
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