Skype is known primarily as a VOIP telephone service that makes it easy and cheap to call friends and family all around the world. Built within Skype is a robust instant messaging system that is growing in popularity. For the huge number of users who already use Skype for phone calls, it is only logical that instant messaging be included to allow for quick text communications with contacts. Customizing that messaging experience is easy and takes just a few mouse clicks.
Things You'll Need
Initiate an instant messaging conversation in a separate window to access font customization options. Right click on the contact and select "Send IM."
Click the "Font" button above the input box to choose your font color.
Select your preferred font color. Click "OK."