How to Add Contacts on Skype on an iPad

Launch Skype on the iPad

  • Launch the Skype app on your iPad.

Click Plus Sign 

Skype initial interface

  • On Skype interface, click on the plus sign located in the top right corner.

Select “Search Skype Directory” 

click plus sign in the top right corner

  • Select “Search Skype Directory” in the pop-up menu.

Search For the People 

type in the Skype name to search

  • Enter the Skype name of the people you want to add and tap “Search” key on the keyboard. [1]

tap the name

  • Tap the searching result if it is the one you intend to add.

Click “Add Contact” 

click add contact

  • In the pop-up window, tap “Add Contact” in the top right corner. A new window will pop up.

Click “Send” 

send contact request

  • In the last window, type in the message you want to leave as you send the request and then tap “Send” in the top right corner. Your contacts request has been sent successfully. You can now wait for him or her to accept it.