A new update to the Skype Preview app appears to be causing it to crash for some users. Reports from users indicate that the updated build, which comes in at version, causes the app the crash on startup after installing.

Skype Preview update appears to be causing crashes for some users

The update appears to have rolled out overnight, and we've since received numerous tips about the issue. A number of posters on Reddit and AppRaisin are reporting the problem on both PC and Mobile as well. Curiously, the crash isn't impacting everyone equally; some users are able to get the updated app to run just fine (as has been the case here).

We'll update this post should we hear anything from Microsoft on the problem. In the meantime: Have you been experiencing issues with the Skype Preview app crashing following an update to Let us know in the comments!

Thanks to everyone for the tips!

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