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Delete thread or part of it, in a room.

This question is in reference to Atlassian Documentation: Keyboard shortcuts and slash commands

Shortcut instructions were....missing?! Blank, that is, even though action was printed out.

I'm on the basic Hip Chat.


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crivers Atlassian Team Oct 21, 2016

It sounds like you might be referring to the `/clear` command? This slash command only clears your current chat display. It doesn't actually delete any history permanently (and other users displays are unaffected).

If you're looking to actually delete a message or file, please check out It should have all the instructions you need to permanently remove history from a room or 1-1 chat.

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