I forgot my Skype password! How do I reset it?

If you’ve forgotten your Skype password, you can reset it with the instructions below:

  1. Go to the Forgotten password page.
  2. Enter your email address and click Submit. Provide the email address that was used when creating your Skype account; they will send you an email with a reset password token!
  3. Check your inbox for an email from Skype titled Password token.
  4. Open the email and click on the temporary code link. If this link doesn’t work, click the second link entitled enter the code manually. This will take you to a page to enter the temporary code.
  5. If you have multiple Skype Names, choose the appropriate one from the drop down box and enter a new password.
  6. Select Change password and sign me in.

Note: Your password token will only be available for 6 hours.