How do I delete media sent on Messenger?
To delete a message or photo:
- From Chats , open a conversation.
- Tap and hold the message or photo you’d like to delete.
- Tap Remove, and then tap Remove for You.
- Tap Remove.
Scroll down to the “Shared Photos” section. Look for the photo you deleted. If you find the photo, try closing and re-opening Facebook Messenger to see if the photo disappears from the “Shared Photos” section. If that doesn’t remove it, you’ll need to delete the whole conversation.
When someone shares a photo or video on a chat, Messenger saves it on the conversation automatically. In this way, any of the participants can check them in the future. Here’s our guide on how to view shared media on Messenger.
How do I delete a video sent on Facebook messenger?
To use the unsend feature, tap and hold on a message you sent, then select “Remove.” You’ll get options to “Remove for Everyone” which will retract the message, or “Remove for you,” which replaces the old delete option and leaves the message in the recipient’s inbox.
Why can’t I delete messages in Messenger?
Any kind of message can be removed within 10 minutes of being sent: text, group chats, photos, videos, links. Users can only delete messages they sent. … We need to make sure people aren’t sending you bad messages and then removing them because if you report them and the messages aren’t there, we can’t do anything.”
To delete or unsubscribe from shared albums
- Open the Photos app.
- Tap on “Shared”
- Tap on “Edit”
- Tap on the “no entry” sign (⛔️)
- Tap on “Delete” for shared albums with from you.
- Tap on “Unsubscribe” for shared albums from someone else.
- Tap on “Done”
How do I delete a photo sent in Facebook Messenger for both the receiver and the sender?
Steps to Delete Facebook Messages From Both Sides
- On your phone, tap and hold the message you want to delete.
- Then select Remove.
- Tap the Unsend option when asked who you want to remove the message for.
- Confirm your choice when prompted to do so.
How do you delete photos from Messenger on iPhone?
Launch the Messages app on your iPhone or iPad. Open the message thread you’d like to delete pictures or videos from. Tap on the Details button in the top right. Tap and hold on an image or video you’d like to delete under the Attachments section.
You can view all photos that have been shared in a Messenger chat. From Chats, open a conversation. Tap the name at the top of the chat. Tap View Photos & Videos.
Head to Facebook.com and open the Messages area from the left-hand menu. Click an individual message where you’ve shared photos. At the top of the message, click the Actions button and choose View Photos in Thread.