Wanna build your own Skype answering machine? Here's how

Attention all you Skype API jocks: I found a post today on Skype Journal that will walk you through the process of building your own Skype-enabled, virtual "answering machine."I've read through the 62-page PDF.

Attention all you Skype API jocks: I found a post today on Skype Journal that will walk you through the process of building your own Skype-enabled, virtual "answering machine."

I've read through the 62-page PDF. This is pretty heady stuff, but I imagine there's at least a few of you out there who might want to at least attempt this project.

First you'll need SkypeTracer, a utility that according to Skype Journal, lets you "monitor all the activity in your Skype client and issue commands via the Skype API. SkypeTracer displays a real-time listing of activity within Skype and communication to and from the outside world."

(He starts humming the words from "Wild World," the classic tune from the singer-songwriter once known as Cat Stevens).

OK, it's Monday, and time to get back to work. But if "work," or even "hobby" for you, entails building a Skype Answering Machine, here's a link to the Skype Journal document.

Newsletters

You have been successfully signed up. To sign up for more newsletters or to manage your account, visit the Newsletter Subscription Center.
See All
See All