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    What can I do with an instant message that I've received in Skype on mobile?

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    Follow the steps below that match your version of Skype. 

    iOS and Android (6.0+)

    If you have...

    • A menu with options for Forward, Quote, Copy, Report and Unread from here
     

    Android 4.0.3 - 5.1

    If you have...

    • Buttons across the top with Quote, Forward, Copy, and Unread from here
    Received IM menu iOS and Android 6.0 an above   Received IM menu Android 4.0 - 5.0
    Tap and hold on a message you received, and then tap a message option from the menu to...
    1. Forward your message to another conversation.
    2. Quote your message in a conversation window.
    3. Copy your message to paste in a conversation window.
    4. Mark the conversation as Unseen from here.
    5. Report this conversation as spam or containing inappropriate material.
      Tap and hold on a message you received, and then tap a button from the top to...
    1. Quote your message in a conversation window.
    2. Forward your message to another conversation.
    3. Copy your message to paste in a conversation window.
    4. Mark the conversation as Unseen from here.
    5. Tap the menu Report abuse button button and select Report if it is spam or inappropriate material.

     

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