Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

When I open up Skype on one computer, it often echoes old IM conversations that I had on another computer. Does anyone know how to fix this up?

share|improve this question
    
Echoes? As in you hear old conversations that you had? –  user3463 Dec 8 '10 at 23:05
    
that's weird....sorry i have no idea –  hbdgaf Dec 9 '10 at 0:37
1  
@Randolph: I should clarify. It echos old IM, not voice conversations –  Casebash Dec 9 '10 at 1:24
add comment

2 Answers

Perhaps clear your IM history cache?

Tools/Options/Privacy and click on Clear Chat History.

share|improve this answer
add comment

It seems that this is down to Skype's attempted syncing of chat history - see this question on the skype: Old messages keep coming when I launch Skype from other desktop workstation.

You could set up the sync correctly using Dropbox and SyncToy as suggested on the How to sync stored Skype conversations between machines? question on this site.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.