Skype is a popular VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) application. Before WhatsApp, LINE era, Skype was so popular. Even now, Skype is still has millions active users. The latest available version of Skype is version 4.3. Skype supports almost any Operating Systems including Linux. This tutorial will show you how to install Skype 4.3 on Manjaro 16.08.
The easiest way to install Skype on Manjaro is to install it using Pamac (Add/Remove Software). For advanced users, you may also install Skype on Manjaro via Terminal.
Steps to install Skype 4.3 on Manjaro
Open Pamac (Add/Remove Software) on Manjaro and then type "skype" on the search box. Make sure you have enabled AUR repository. Select Skype from the list. Make sure you choose the right version as shown in this picture below.
Press Apply to confirm the installation. Since we are going to install Skype from AUR, you will be asked to confirm the installation and package building.
The building and installation process will take some times depends on the internet speed and your computer performance. Once completed, you can start using Skype on Manjaro.