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does any one know, whether or not it is possible to strike through text like this in skype while sending instant messaging or edit message which has been already sent.

I searched a little, and I found this thread. but it didn't help, plz see below image:

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Welcome to Super User. +0. Reasonable question. But: What Google searches have you already tried? Also, please modify your question's a title so that it forms a valid question and ends with a question mark. And please modify your question so that it doesn't ask "how do I", but so that it asks "How likely is it that it's possible to do this?" Then ask me to vote your question up. – unforgettableid Jul 19 '13 at 4:48
@unforgettableid question and its title has been edited. Thanks – agpt Jul 19 '13 at 4:52
Thank you. Still, please modify your question so that it doesn't ask "how do I", but so that it asks "How likely is it that it's possible to do this?" – unforgettableid Jul 19 '13 at 5:11
I don't think Skype supports that kind of formatting – Ashtray Jul 19 '13 at 5:37
but the link which I have shared, is belongs to skype community, I dont understand how do they do it ? – agpt Jul 19 '13 at 9:38
up vote 11 down vote accepted

Now, it is currently possible in both Mac and Windows. Using ~ tildes surrounding text will make it strikethrough:

~this will strike-through~

source - mac v7 & windows preview

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great ! Thanks ! – agpt Jan 22 '15 at 10:26

While you can't do it quickly, you could use an online website to generate the text. Then you could copy and paste it in.

For example:

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Just keep in mind that stuff like that won't necessarily work, based on the available characters in the font being used. – Mario Aug 8 '13 at 9:29
Well it worked for me, though it looks abit shifty. But surely it would be fine enough – Andrew Wong Aug 8 '13 at 10:14
Looks perfect to me, and it's good enough for the 1 in a million times I make a mistake. – Buttle Butkus Dec 3 '14 at 6:57

Some Skype clients support this: ~strike~ Its depending on the client though.

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Check also – KindDragon Sep 25 '14 at 13:55

No, it's not currently possible. source


See new accepted answer above.

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Interesting. I tried to use a few commands but got this as the answer from Skype [09:30:05 PM] System: Available commands: /me [text] /add [skypename+] /alertson [text] /alertsoff /help Why is it that I cannot use all the commands listed in your source?? – Prasanna Oct 28 '14 at 17:32

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