16 years ago
I have been trying to talk to my daughter in New Zealand using video
Skype beta 18.104.22.168, under Win XP Home. I am on broadband in the UK, but
unfortunately she is still on 56 kbps dialup.
The connection starts off well -- excellent picture and acceptable audio
-- but after a few seconds the audio starts to break up badly, and my
daughter sounds as if she is overdosing on a mixture of mogadon and
Then, after about 30 seconds, the connection automatically terminates.
This is repeated every time we connect.
I assume that Skype is automatically terminating the connection because
the audio is broken up so badly. (I don't have any problems talking to
other people overseas, but they are all on broadband).
Is there anything in Skype we can twiddle to improve things? Connection