Skype is one of the most widely used medium for communication through internet. You can use Skype for various purposes such as to make voice and video calls as well as to chat with far away friends and relatives. Well, this innovative software also provides a platform for the user to make conference calls.
Therefore you can use this conference call option to stay connected with more than two different friends at different locations. This facility is also useful for official purposes.
We will try to understand how this software can be used for conferencing along with your Mac OS X. Mac OS X is a Unix based operating system which is promoted by one of the most well advanced company in the world as far as digital gadgets are concern. Yes, it is non-other than the Apple.
Skype can provide you platform to communicate with more than 25 people at the same time with the conferencing facility. For this you need to first download the application which is available for free and then install in your device. We will look into step by step process to make a new conference call to a group of people.
After installing Skype you can click open the short cut key. You will find a window open where there are many options on the top bar.
Among the options, click file. Then you will find some other options available out of which you require to click to ‘new conversation’.
A new box will appear which will be named untitled conversation.
There you will find another option known as ‘Add Participant’ button. Click on that; and then you can add people to the conversation list of yours. You can add people from your contact as well as you can use the email address to add people.
You can keep on adding up to 24 contacts by doing the same process.
After you add every one then you can make the call using the green call button.
The conference all will be started as soon as the first person attends the call. Thus you can communicate with every one at the same time.
In between if you wish to drop some one in the list you can easily do that by clicking on the name of the person and then clicking ‘hang up’.
To end just hit the ‘end call’ button.
Moreover; if you wish to call a saved group which has been done earlier then what you require to do is that you can simply select the group in the side bar and then hit the call button. You are on call after that. Thus you can enjoy conferencing with this piece of innovation anytime you wish to.