Microsoft today released a new update of Skype for Linux users. Skype for Linux Alpha 1.9 comes with dark theme support, the ability to mute notifications and more. Read the full change log below.
- Added the ability to mute notifications from specific conversation
- Added dark theme support (Settings-> Personalisation-> Dark theme)
- Added the option to disable emoticons completely
- Added support for / me command
- Added support for system HTTPS proxy
- Improved message quoting – now works even with Ctrl + C
- Hovering message time reveals the full date / time as a tooltip
- Electron update to 1.3.6
- Logger performance and security fixes
You can download Skype for Linux Alpha DEB here and Skype for Linux Alpha RPM here.