How To Search for a Specific Phrase in a Skype Chat

January 2018

Skype includes a feature that allows you to find specific text in a chat.

This FAQ will walk you through the steps of doing so.

Locate Specific Text in a Skype Chat

One way to do so is to use the Find field. Click in the message field, press CTRL + F to display the search field, then type the phrase you're looking for:


You can also use the Find command by typing the following code into the chat field and pressing Enter:


/find text

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Published by deri58. Latest update on January 1, 2018 at 11:17 PM by owilson.
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