By Usman, 21 May, 2015 Forum iOS and iPadOS Anyone know how to stop Skype from pushing you notifications even when the app has been closed from the app switcher? Options Log in or register to post comments Comments I believe you need to I believe you need to compleatly sign out of skype in order for this to work. I discussed this with some people on a list I run and that is what they said. Take care. an annoying problem with skype for iPhone If you keep the push notifications off, you won't be getting any notifications even if you're not signing out. But if the Skype is running in the background, you'll be surely getting notifications even if you're keeping push notifications off. Raaj. You can turn off notifications in the Settings. You can turn off Skype notifications in the notification Settings by going to Settings, notifications, scroll down to Skype and adjusting the notification style to no alerts.