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How to remove history or clear all history contents?

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Novel Adventurer

Hi all,

 

I've just installed 5.3 and the UI has changed. On the left side, there is a 'tab' for contacts, recent and history. I would like to clear the history 'tab'.

 

Can anyone please advise me on how to clear all the contact chats in the history 'tab' ?

 

Thank you

 

Harry

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Casual Tourist
 
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Novel Tourist
how do i clear my history tab
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Novel Tourist

Login Skype (mac). Go to Preferences under Skype tab, Privacy tab, select "Never" on "Save conversation history" or choose Delete History tab.

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Novel Tourist

on Skype menu, tools, option, select. Then select Privacy settings at left. You have "keep history for". Press "clear history" button. If you want, select also the "no history" in the drop box.

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Macs don't have 'tools.'  You'll find the Privacy settings under Skype's Preferences.

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Casual Tourist

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