This application creates an interface between skype and the robot, working with the skype client installed on your computer.
When you choose to give control of the robot to someone who is chatting with you, that person can start to control the robot by sending messages with a single character which the application sends by serial to the robot.
To test it , you need to have the Skype4COM lib installed.
- If you don’t have it, download it here (http://developer.skype.com/accessories) and install as it says here (http://donchevp.blogspot.com/2008/08/skype4com-lib-how-to-register-skype.html):
- Find the Skype4COM.dll file on your computer (typically it is in : C:\Program Files\Common Files\Skype)
- Go to your Start Menu -> Run …
- Type cmdIn the command prompt type : regsvr32 Skype4COM.dll or “regsvr32 C:\Program Files\Common Files\Skype\Skype4COM.dll” depending on in which