How to delete history on Skype
Find out how to delete history on Skype!
Chatting on Skype.
Thanks to Skype we can be sure that our messages will reach the receiver even if he or she is not online! This reliable messenger saves all our messages, which were sent during chatting with friend. It is a must-have function because we will be able to find our old files or chats. Certainly, Skype does allow deletion of all messages on a computer or a cell-phone. Thus, you will protect your personal data in case someone will get access to your computer.
To sum up, Skype allows you:
to save all messages;
to select for how long messages can be saved;
to instantly delete all chats and SMS.
So, download Skype to learn these features by yourself or read here - how to work with Skype!
Let's remove chat history on Skype!
STEP 1. Locate Skype icon on your PC, left-click on it twice to launch the application, and then sign in. On the very top you will see several menus, such as “Skype”, “Contacts”, “Talks”, “Calls”, “View”, “Tools”. You need to click on “Tools” and choose “Options”.
Note: Tap CTRL + , to open “Options”.
STEP 2. A new window will appear. You need to click on IM & SMS to open tab for these settings. If there aren’t many options, click “Show advanced options” to change other details.
STEP 3. Finally, now you can set up your Instant messages options. Chat history may be saved for the exact period of time or forever. For sure, Skype can remove all messages automatically after you sign out to protect your confidentiality. Read more how to find people on Skype.
To remove previous messages you need to click on the button “Clear history”.
STEP 4. Read the information, and click either “Delete” or “Cancel” (if you do not want to wipe out all chats).
Note: remember, you will not be able to retrieve those messages once deleted!
And you have finished! Now all messaged were deleted from your profile!