By default, when you click the X button in the upper right corner of Skype, it, like most programs, will shut down. However, if you want Skype to be minimized to the System Tray by clicking this button, there is an option for that in the settings.
Watch our video tutorial where we show you how to enable Skype to minimize to System Tray when you close it, using Windows 10.
- How to enable Skype to minimize to System Tray when you shut it down
- Click on the profile icon
- Click on Settings
- Click on General
- Turn on the option: On close, keep Skype running