Today i am trying to login into skype but not able to login into it. I invastigated the issue, so i found that skype has facing some technical issue today and they published some instruction on their blog.
The problem was identified in around two hours and a solution was provided, however, users have to apply it on their own.
you can follow the steps below to fix the problem manually.
Click Start, type “run” and press Enter. (On Windows XP: Click Start and then Run.)
Type “control folders” and click OK.
In the View tab, ensure that Show hidden files and folders is enabled.
Repeat the instructions from the beginning.
1- If the Skype icon is displayed in the system tray at the bottom right of the screen, right-click it and select Quit.
2- Click Start, type “run” and press Enter. (On Windows XP: Click Start and then Run.)
3- Type “%appdata%\skype” and click OK.
4- Locate and delete the file shared.xml. The file may be displayed as shared if file extensions are not displayed by default on your computer.
5- If you cannot find this file:
6- Restart Skype.
1- Open Finder and locate the following folder:
2- Delete the file shared.xml.
3- Restart Skype.
The ~ sign means your home folder. You can find your home folder by opening Finder and selecting Go > Home from the menu bar or pressing Command (Apple), Shift and H keys at the same time.
Source skype blog