How to delete messages on Instagram
The use of messages on Instagram are gaining ground in recent times, thanks also to the great growth of this social. Sometimes, however, we do not want others to read the messages that we exchange in the Direct, or simply send a message by mistake and want to cancel sending. Let's see how to delete messages on Instagram or to cancel sending.
In this guide we will see how it does through the application of Instagram, both via the app Direct to Instagram, the operation is practically the same on both iOS that on Android.
To delete conversations from the app to Instagram you first need to open the application. In this way, you will be in your feed with all the photos and the stories.
From this screen you have to enter into the Direct by a tap on the icon of the airplane located in the top right. You have done this you will find yourself in front of all your conversations of Instagram.
To delete conversations, through the app of Instagram, there is a discrepancy between Android and iOS.
In fact on Android you will have to hold above the conversation that you want to delete, and there you will see a menu with two options. To delete the conversation, you need to click on the Delete button.
If you have a device with iOS, instead you'll have to do a swipe from right to left on the conversation you want to delete and there will pop up a menu to the right of it. You will need to click on Delete and confirm the delete in the menu that will appear later.
The conversation that you, however, will disappear only from your list of messages, not from that of the other persons included in the chat.
If you have sent a message in error, or a message to the wrong person, you can cancel the sending of the latter in a very simple way.
The first thing you will need to follow the steps above to enter in the list of messages on Instagram, then you'll have to enter in the conversation in which you present the message that you want to cancel.
Find the message the procedure is very simple, just press and hold on it and click on Cancel the sending of the message. The procedure is the same on both Android that on iOS.
Once canceled, the message will not be visible nor on your conversation, nor on that of the recipient who, if he had yet displayed, no one will ever know.
If you have downloaded the application Direct to Instagram, all your messages will be here. Once the application is open you will find yourself in front of the camera of the app, which allows you to send a photo privately to some of your contact and add a new story on Instagram.
To enter in the messages you'll have to do a swipe from right to left or click on the symbol of the areoplanino in the lower right.
This is done you will be in front of your list messages to Instagram. The steps to delete conversations from the app Direct to Android is the same as that already seen for the app to Instagram, simply press and hold and select Delete from the menu that will appear in the overlay.
For iOS, instead, the procedure changes a little bit, in fact you will not have to do one swipe, but you'll have to press and hold on the conversation you wish to delete and select Delete from the menu that will appear at the bottom, confirming the delete in the menu that will appear after.
In this case, the procedure to follow in the application of Direct to Instagram is the same as above for the application of Instagram. In fact, you will need to enter in the list of conversations, as seen above, and select the conversation that contains the message you want to delete.
Once this is done you will need to press and hold on the message that you want to cancel and click on Cancel the sending of the message in the menu that will appear in the overlay. The effect of this action is the same as seen before, the message will disappear from both your chat from the chat of the recipient.
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