Skype camera not working on Android? Ultimate Fix and Troubleshooting Guide 2024

Skype Camera Not Working on Android? Ultimate Fix and Troubleshooting Guide 2024

Diagnose and resolve Skype camera issues on Android with our comprehensive troubleshooting guide and online camera testing tool

Updated on January 27, 2024

How to Fix Skype Camera Not Working on Android

  1. Check App Permissions
    • Open the Settings app on your Android device.
    • Tap on 'Apps'.
    • Locate and tap on 'Skype'.
    • Tap on 'Permissions'.
    • Ensure that the 'Camera' permission is enabled.
  2. Check Camera Privacy Settings
    • Open the Settings app on your Android device.
    • Tap on 'Privacy'.
    • Tap on 'Camera'.
    • Locate and tap on 'Skype'.
    • Ensure that the 'Allow camera access' option is enabled.
  3. Restart Your Device
    • Press and hold the power button on your device.
    • Tap on 'Restart'.
    • Wait for your device to restart and then try using Skype again.
  4. Update Skype
    • Open the Google Play Store on your device.
    • Search for 'Skype'.
    • Tap on 'Skype'.
    • If an 'Update' button is available, tap on it to update Skype.
  5. Clear Skype Cache and Data
    • Open the Settings app on your device.
    • Tap on 'Apps'.
    • Locate and tap on 'Skype'.
    • Tap on 'Storage'.
    • Tap on 'Clear cache'.
    • Tap on 'Clear data'.
  6. Reinstall Skype
    • Open the Google Play Store on your device.
    • Search for 'Skype'.
    • Locate and tap on 'Skype'.
    • Tap on 'Uninstall'.
    • Tap on 'Install' to reinstall Skype.

If you've followed all the steps and your camera is still not working with Skype, consider seeking assistance from Skype Support or a professional technician.

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