There are two totally different Skype apps that you should use on Home windows 10. One is the Win32 desktop model which we’ve been utilizing since Skype launched. It’s been up to date a number of occasions prior to now however it’s nonetheless a Win32 app that you need to manually obtain and set up in your system. The second is the Skype UWP app that’s already put in by default in Home windows 10. The Skype UWP app behaves otherwise and it doesn’t have the identical settings which is why, if you wish to cease Skype signing in routinely on Home windows 10, you need to use a unique technique for every app sort.
Skype Win32 App
The Skype Win32 app stays signed in, even when it isn’t working. While you signal into your Skype account , you could have the choice to stay signed in. You may then stop the app, or shut it. By default, the Skype Win32 app will launch at login. To cease the app from launching at login, open it and go to Instruments>Choices.
Within the Normal Settings tab, you will notice two choices; Begin Skype once I begin Home windows, and Signal me in when Skype begins. You may disable register and have the app begin whenever you begin Home windows, or you may disable the app beginning whenever you register to Home windows however have it signal you in routinely everytime you open it.
The Skype UWP app behaves otherwise from its Win32 model and also you gained’t prefer it. It doesn’t have the 2 register and begin choices that the Win32 app has. The truth is, you can not forestall the Skype UWP app from beginning whenever you begin Home windows. It’s all the time going to be working within the background. That’s the way you get alerts to new messages. If you wish to cease Skype signing in routinely within the UWP model you solely have one choice; signal out. There is no such thing as a different means.
To signal out of the Skype UWP app, click on your profile image on the prime left.
Scroll down the small menu that opens and you will notice the Signal out choice. Click on it to signal out of Skype. The Skype UWP app will nonetheless run whenever you begin Home windows 10 and there’s no strategy to stop it.
If you happen to don’t like the alternatives the Skype UWP app has to give you’re solely various is to uninstall the app and use the Skype Win32 app as a substitute. To uninstall the Skype UWP app, open the Settings app and go to the Apps group of settings. On the Apps & options tab, search for the Skype app within the app record. Click on it, and click on the Uninstall button.