How to Cancel Skype

If you're not interested in using our free how to cancel guides, we suggest this cancellation service
If you do not wish to use our do-it-yourself guides, we suggest this cancellation service:

Skype is Microsoft’s app that allows video chatting, texting, and digital document exchanges. They offer free and paid memberships for both personal and business customers. There are also desktop as well as mobile versions for your convenience. One of the many great things about Skype is that you do not need a paid data plan to use the mobile version. As long as you have an internet connection, you are golden. Skype is a really great way to stay connected to your loved ones that are far away, or to maintain a professional image on business conference calls. Microsoft has made it very user friendly and very affordable for all types of customers. Cancelling your membership is just as easy as setting it up. We have listed some basic instructions for you below should you need them.


What you will need:

  • Username
  • Password


Steps to cancel paid account via account login:

  1. Go to and sign in.
  2. Click on the subscription to the left of the page.
  3. Click cancel subscription
  4. Confirm the cancellation
  5. Subscription will remain active until the paid period ends.


Insider Tip:

Make sure that you cancel at least three business days before the renewal date to avoid being charged for the next billing cycle.