Disable banner ads from Skype for Windows

Disable banner ads and enjoy an ad-free browsing experience with our technique. Say goodbye to annoying banner ads on skype today!

Before the many updates to Skype post-Microsoft acquisition, simply disabling the promotions options in settings was enough to rid your conversations of unnecessary spam. However, a new banner ad has made its way to the conversation window. This ad wouldnā€™t be such a bother if it didnā€™t often cut into the video feed area when going full screen. There is a simple step to disable the ads.

Step 1:

OpenĀ Control PanelĀ and double click onĀ Internet OptionsĀ icon. The following popup window will appear.

Under theĀ Security tabĀ click onĀ Restricted sitesĀ Ā and thenĀ SitesĀ button.

Step 2:

OnceĀ clicked the Sites button you will see the following popup window.

Add in theĀ Add this website to the zone:Ā text input and clickĀ AddĀ button.

Restart your Skype.


Hurry! No more banner ads on SkypeĀ