Microsoft updates the Skype app of Windows 8.1 with message editing and more


Microsoft has released an update for the Skype app of Windows 8.1 which adds the ability to edit chat messages in conversations which have already been sent. The update also adds the ability to customize notifications and other improvements.


The Skype app has got the following change log:

  • Edit sent chat messages
  • Select whether notifications are showed or not for specific conversations
  • Improvements for video messages

The update for Skype app has been released on Patch Tuesday where many important updates are also available.

You can now download the Skype app update from Windows Store and it will be downloaded automatically to your PC. Otherwise, you may have to manually install the update by following the instructions in this article.


The Update is now available via Windows Update along with others.



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