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Bold, Italics and Underline

Novel Tourist

Hello

 

Is it possible to use bold, italicised, and underlined text in skype IM (to the point where  the person you're talking with can see the bold etc.)

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Former Ambassador

No.  Unfortunately it's not possible to markup IM text at this time.




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Casual Tourist
Well when will it possible, it can't be that difficult to set up
Former Ambassador

It's actually been disabled recently.  There were some abuses of HTML and Skype decided to turn off it's availability.   There's been no word on when, if ever, it will be re-enabled.




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Casual Tourist

It was removed but you can add color and bold, italics and underline to you're status by downloading the skype rich mood editor. It'd be great if they added something that'd let you do things to messages in skype, then I could type giant letters to my mates and put the important part in bold.

Novel Tourist

It is possible to send something in bold (by typing * before and after the word or whatever you have written, ex. how are *you* ) and italics (by typing _ , ex how are _you_ )

Novel Adventurer

it is not working for me

Community Ambassador

Marce85 wrote:

it is not working for me


This feature is now enabled in the latest Skype 6.22 version.

 

http://www.skype.com/en/download-skype/

Novel Adventurer

Thank you very much for the information!

Novel Tourist
Can it be disabled?
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