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How to call your mobile/cellphone from your computer without using Bluetooth.
This is really useful if no landline is available and you don't knowr under which pile of laundry, papers or shopping your phone might be.

Prerequisites

  1. A laptop, desktop or tablet with a Skype account in credit.
  2. Some battery life remaining in the phone you want to locate.
  3. You have to know the mobile phone number you want to ring or for it to be included in your Skype contacts.

Instructions

In Skype’s opening (“chats”) screen click on the dial pad icon.\

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Then either:

Type in the number of the phone you want to ring and press the call button;

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or:

Click on the contact whose phone you want to ring, then click on the call button.

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Give the system a couple of seconds. The number you just called should be ringing...

Exit Skype.