This page just helped me to restore my constantly crashing Skype today.
I was rather surprised to see the following in this list of possible fixes:
Reset Internet Explorer to Default |
You can find instructions of how to reset Internet Explorer here. You can also try to delete temp internet files and clear cache. If possible, also disable or remove any unused or possible corrupted Internet Explorer plugins/add-ons (regardless of the web browser you set as default, Skype uses IE engines).
Welcome to Microsoft's ownership of Skype...
p.s. I did not do this, and I was still able to restore Skype to its working condition, following the guide for:
|Clean Skype Folders/Files|