Delete Conversations and Messages in Facebook Messenger

September 2016

This tutorial explains how to delete individual conversations or messages in the Facebook Messenger app. This procedure applies to iOS, Windows Phone, and Android.

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Delete a Conversation Thread in Facebook Messenger

Open the Facebook Messenger app and select the desired conversation. Tap on the Menu button and select the Delete option:

A dialogue box that reads,"Delete This Entire Conversation?" will be displayed. Tap on the Delete conversation option to confirm your selection:

The conversation thread will be deleted in its entirety.

Delete a Message in Facebook Messenger

Open the Facebook Messenger app and select the desired conversation. Hold your finger down on the message you'd like to delete until a small menu is displayed. Next, select Delete from the contextual menu options:

A dialogue box that reads,"Delete Message?" will be displayed. Tap on the Delete message option to confirm your selection:

The message will be deleted from the conversation.

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