Skype for Windows Phone picks up an improvement and feature update in Store


Microsoft has released an update for the Skype app of Windows Phone 8.1 which includes a couple of new features like dark mode, ability to remove individual chat messages, faster syncing and much more.


The update bumps the version of Skype to and has the following change log:

  • Faster sync of messages
  • Recent icon can be pressed to access recent conversations
  • Ability to remove individual chat messages from conversations
  • Pictures can be used on groups and you can also save groups in favorites
  • Dark mode can be accessed from settings
  • Other improvements and fixes

The update for Skype app is now available for download from Store and will be installed automatically. Otherwise, you may manually install the update by following the instructions in this article.

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Skype WP 8.1


Ahmad Wahid

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