Silently Install Skype

from the Package Library

Step 4. Deploy a silent install of Skype to multiple machines

  1. Download and install PDQ Deploy
  2. Enter License Key information
  3. Import the Skype package into PDQ Deploy
  4. Right-mouse click on the imported package > Deploy Once
  5. Choose Targets from Active Directory, PDQ Inventory, Target List, etc.
  6. Click Deploy Now

About Skype

Skype – Online voice, video and IM service.

Auto Updates are disabled.

VC++ Runtime 2015 Update 3 (32-bit) will be installed on Windows 7 8.x, and 10 computers. XP and Vista will not have VC++ installed.

Skype was released on May 2nd 2017

About PDQ Deploy

PDQ Deploy is a software deployment tool that allows system administrators to deploy a silent installation of almost any application or patch unattended to multiple computers simultaneously.

Deploy allows you to update pretty much any application whether it's an msi, exe, batch file, or powershell script.