How do I transcribe Skype calls

Skype allows you to record calls and download them to your computer. You can then upload these files to Transcribe to get an Automatic transcript and/or a subtitle captions file. Here's how to do this:

Step 1: Record and save your Skype call, following their instructions here: Skype will save your call as an MP4 file to your Downloads folder. 

Step 2: Open the Transcribe app by visiting

Step 3: Click on "transcription" in the top bar and login if needed.

Step 4: Click on "New Automatic Transcription"

Step 5: Choose the appropriate language and settings for the transcript, then either choose to the option to Upload from your computer or from OneDrive, and select the meeting recording.

Step 6: Click on Upload and that's it!

In about an hour or less, you should get a transcript of your meeting in your email. You can then edit the transcript by clicking on 'Edit Transcript' on the right pane.

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