Click to Call Scripting: "Classic" Skype

Modified on Mon, 01 May 2023 at 06:22 AM

Use this script to dial with "Classic" Skype.
# Click-to-Call requires the downloaded version of Skype and will not work with the version installed from the Microsoft Store

$DefaultCountryCode = "1"

if(-not $PhoneNumber.StartsWith($DefaultCountryCode) -and -not $PhoneNumber.StartsWith("+" + $DefaultCountryCode)){
 $PhoneNumber = $DefaultCountryCode + $PhoneNumber

if(-not $PhoneNumber.StartsWith("+")){
 $PhoneNumber = "+" + $PhoneNumber

$Args = "/callto:$PhoneNumber"

# This file path will need to be changed if Skype is stored in a different location on your computer
& "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Skype for Desktop\Skype.exe" $Args

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