Using the Clear History feature in Skype cannot clear the conversation history in the Chat box.
Follow the steps below:
- Launch the Skype Metro App on Microsoft Windows 8. Type the MSN and Skype account as required.
- Open the Chat window with the previously saved conversation history.
- Go to the Charms bar and then click the "Setting" button.
- Click the "Option" button located in the upper-right panel.
- Click the "Clear History" button.
- Conversations in the "Recent" panel will be cleared.
- The previously saved conversations in the Chat box will not be cleared.
The above symptom is associated with, but not limited to, the following systems:
- Idea Tablet
Affected Systems (machine types, model types):
- All systems shipped with Skype
After rebooting the system, the Chat history will be cleared.