Writing your own SkypeBot

If you use Skype, do you know that you can program against it? Head over to developer.skype.com if you’re interested. There’s a COM API, one for Java and even one for Python. Just to show how easy it is, we’ll write a bot in .NET that will simply echo whatever is sent to it. You first need to download Skype4COM, a COM library provided by Skype developers to control Skype. Create a WinForms application in your favorite version of Visual Studio (>= 2005), and in the default Form class, paste the following piece of code public partial class MainForm : … Continue reading Writing your own SkypeBot