How to Delete Skype Chat history on iPhone

There are multiple ways of deleting the chat history. While most of the people want to delete the chat history, there are few people who would just prefer hiding it. Where in most of the people would just want to delete only few texts from the chat history. Chat history can create a problem sometimes if you know what I mean. It’s really important to know as how to delete your chat history.

You can follow the below given method in order to delete skype chat history. You can delete part of a chat or the whole chat itself from history. You also need to know that once deleted, it can’t be recovered back on Skype.

All of these are possible and below are the steps to be followed.

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Editing and Delete instant message from chat:
Let me start with deleting a single or multiple text instant messages from the chat history.
This quite simple and wouldn’t take much effort.

If you wish to edit copy or delete messages:
1.Open Skype and Sing in
2.Go to the conversation
3.Tap and hold to select the message
4.A pop up with options menu will appear
5.Will have COPY, DELETE and EDIT options
6.Tap on Delete option from the pop up option Menu.
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Coming to the other option where most of the please would just want to Hide the chat
Hiding the chat history sometimes servers the purpose of securing our chat details from the guest who would use our phone. We have this option in our recent tab. Let us see how to do it

To hide the chats from your Recent Tab:
1.Open Skype and Sing in
2.Go to the recent tab
3.Swipe left on the contact then you will have Delete Icon
4.Tap the delete Icon, then you will have options to Delete, Hide or Cancel
5.A Confirmation Message for deleting the chat will pop you with options
6.Choose Hide.
This will hide the chat from the recent tab.

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All the option which is listed above is just a temporary step that you can take which would just help you hide the chats and delete just few messages. What if we would need to delete the chat history permanently from our device, what if I don’t need any of messages from a chat?
What if you wish to completely delete the chat history? Well we have several ways of doing it.

Let us see how this could be done one after the other Deleting the Entire chat History:

One of way is to delete from the recent tab
1.Open Skype and Sing in
2.Go to the recent tab
3.Swipe left on the contact then you will have Delete Icon
4.Tap the delete Icon, then you will have options to Delete, Hide or Cancel
5.A Confirmation Message for deleting the chat will pop you with options
6.Choose Delete.
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Other way of deleting the chat history
1.Open Skype and Sign in
2.Tap on the Edit option at top left of your screen.
3.Tap on the conversation
4.Tap Delete at the bottom.
5.Then Select delete from options.

There is one more way of deleting the entire chat history is within the conversation.
1.Open Skype and Sign in
2.Tap on the chat-header at the top of the screen
3.Then go to chat options
4.Tap Delete chat

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If you want more tips on Skype then you can follow our guide on how to : Create Skype account, Use Skype, Delete skype account, Share Screen, Skype Push to TalkConference call and Skype for Business, Fix Microphone Access Problem info.