Bloody Skype

May 30, 2007 04:50 · 119 words · 1 minute read

I’m in the throes of trying to change my Skype password, having locked my account out with an incorrect cached password on a laptop which I hadn’t used for a while. So I go to the Skype website, punch in my details, and ask for a password reset. OK, says the site - wait for a token to arrive in your email, then follow the instructions.

So I wait. And wait. And wait some more. Then I go to bed.

In the wee small hours of the morning, the token arrives. So when I wake up , the first thing I do is click the link to reset the password. Except that I can’t because the bloody token’s expired…