The feature will be now available to non-subscribers as well.
The IP address issue was popular with gamers who played online, and also streamed their gaming sessions.
If you're using an older, outdated version of Skype, you may want to consider updating soon.
Microsoft said today that starting on March 1 people will no longer be able to sign in to version 7.16 of Skype for Window desktop and older versions, and version 7.18 of Skype for Mac and older versions thereof.
"We've poured our energy and passion into creating something truly special, and this is just the beginning," Skype said.
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