where is skype tray icone on F20?

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Sat Dec 21 16:09:22 UTC 2013

Temlakos wrote:

> On 12/20/2013 12:50 PM, Steven Stern wrote:
>> On 12/20/2013 11:48 AM, Temlakos wrote:
>>> On 12/20/2013 10:44 AM, Adel ESSAFI wrote:
>>>> hello list
>>>> The new F20 graphical interface is very good, however, I can't find
>>>> skype skype icon in the tray.
>>>> Do you have the same problem? Any solution?
>>>> regards
>>>> Adel
>>> The version of Skype I had been running, crashed every time on F20.
>>> I downloaded another version from skype.com.
>>> That version seems to connect, but it cannot work with my sound device.
>>> Though everything else does work with sound.
>>> BTW, I don't expect Fedora to work with Skype. The Skype people haven't
>>> come out with a new version of their client since F16.
>>> Temlakos
>> I haven't test this, but it looks like this may be what you want:
>> https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/696/skype-integration/
> I use KDE. How do I integrate Skype into that environment?

Not sure what you mean by "integrate".  It works like any other application, 
and is found in "Internet" applications menu,

$ rpm -q skype

$ kbuildsycoca4 --menutest | grep skype
Internet/       skype.desktop   /usr/share/applications/skype.desktop

Or, you can enter "skype" into either the kickoff search, or krunner (ALT-

-- Rex

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