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The new features in Skype 5.0 Beta for Mac are designed to make your life simpler, and to make it even easier to do more together – even when you’re apart.
|Full screen window, with the sidebar containing Contacts, Favorites and Recent conversations.
|Group video calling (beta)
|Make a group video call with your friends or colleagues.
|Offline instant messaging
|Send messages to a contact, even if they’re offline. They’ll receive them the next time they sign in.
|Full text searching
|Search contacts and conversations for a word or phrase.
|Add people you frequently contact, and important conversations to your Favorites list so you can find them faster.
|Call control bar
|The new mini call bar allows you to hang up, mute, and manage calls without having to switch back to Skype.
|Add phone numbers to contacts
|Show a contact’s profile and add their mobile, home or work phone number.
|Access your online contacts quickly with a mini Contact list that sits on top of any web pages or documents you’ve got open.
|Flick through your contacts’ profile pictures instead of viewing them as a list.