To delete a conversation, take the following steps: Tap the paper airplane at the top-right of your home screen. Tap the conversation that you want to delete and drag it to the left or long-press it to bring up the Delete option. Tap Delete.
When you delete a DM on Instagram does it delete for the other person?
When you delete a conversation, it will no longer be visible in your inbox. Keep in mind that this only deletes the conversation for you and that it will still appear for other people included in the conversation. However, you can also unsend a message on Instagram Direct rather than deleting the entire conversation.
How do you permanently delete Instagram messages on both sides?
Simply hold down your message and tap on “Unsend”. This will delete a message from both sides, so the person you send it to won’t be able to see it anymore. That’s it! The message will be deleted from both sides.
Can you delete a message already sent on Instagram?
To unsend a message you’ve sent over Instagram: Tap in the top-right corner of Feed. Select the conversation and go to the message you’d like to unsend. Tap and hold on the message, and then select Unsend.
Can you Unsend Instagram direct messages?
Tap on the direct message icon. Got to the conversation containing the message you want to unsend. Tap and hold the message. Tap Unsend.
How do you delete other peoples messages on Instagram?
If you’re looking to delete the other person’s message, you cannot do so. The only way you can delete the person’s message is to go to your message list, swipe left, and tap on “Delete”. This will delete your conversation with another person on your end.