How to open 2 skype

You may want to run multiple Skype accounts at the same time if there's one you use just for work, and another one for friends and family. While it's not possible. Skype doesn't offer an obvious way to use multiple accounts at the you can simply open the Skype web app at and log in with. I would like to ask if how to run a mutlitple Skype account in version ? Are there any ways of how to use the version 8 Skype to open multiple accounts.

In previous versions of Skype, we can login to multiple Skype accounts from the same pc via " /secondary" command. But how to do. Sometimes you really need to use two Skype accounts at the same time. Now open the Run command box: Windows logo key + R (or type. open -na /Applications/ --args --secondary Replace "Skype2" with as many numbers as you need instances of skype and go nuts.

However, running two instances of Skype allows you to have two Skype accounts on one computer. This lets you Open Skype and sign in to your first account. I am using Ubuntu and have Skype beta version and I could not run the second instance via terminal using the skype --secondary.