Help with Skype on Android

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  1. buttons

    buttons Funster

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    I have a problem that is driving me and my son in the US crazy, has anyone else suffered from it.
    I have a Galaxy S2 on the Three network. I downloaded Skype from the Android market. My problem is that my Skype connection keeps dropping out. It is on and off like a YoYo. My son has to skype me on my other mobile then I phone him back from my skype phone.
    While I am on my laptop, my phone keeps showing on line off line. I have re-installed it etc but no change. Any ideas:thumb:
     
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    Check the 3g on your phone is switched on, my wife had a similar problem with her iphone. You also need a very good signal to get a decent skype connection, does the skype app on the phone work on wifi ok, if so its the speed of your connection that is letting you down.
     
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    Thanks dazzer, it makes no difference wifi or my excellent home 3 signal, both giving the same problem. This also applies when I am out and about. I have been into the three shop but still the same. Doing my head in.:Angry:
     
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    agree with dazzer, skype on 3 was a pain, paricularly if we were away in the van where 3 has little or no coverage. I thinks its to do with available bandwidth which 3 dont seem to have.
     
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