This post aims to teach you how to delete WhatsApp messages from your WhatsApp account. This usually happens, sometimes we want to delete our chats with friends, for different reasons at different point in time.
Whether you want to delete chats or WhatsApp messages in order to keep your WhatsApp chat list clean and simple, or you think people or someone intrudes into your privacy by going through your WhatsApp messages without your consent, and you want to delete WhatsApp chats, so that they will not be able to read your chats.
Before now, a lot of people don’t know that they can actually delete their chats with their WhatsApp contacts. If you do not know before now, I’m glad you know now. You can actually wipe out all the chats you have had with people from your WhatsApp account.
Interesingly, you can delete chats with a particular person completely, and you can also delete a section of the chats with that same person. What this means is, let’s say you have been chatting with Linda, you can decide to delete your chat with Linda, such that when someone goes through your WhatsApp chat list, the person will not see Linda in the list of chats you have had.
In another way, you can decide to delete a particular section of your chats with Linda, such that when someone goes through your WhatsApp chat list, the person will see your chat with Linda and know that you have been chatting with Linda, (But when you delete a section of your chat with Linda, the person will not see that area of chats).
Which ever one you want to do depends on your reason, but whichever, I’m going to show you right below how to go about it all to enable you delete WhatsApp chats from your WhatsApp contact chat list. That is the essence of this post, on how to delete WhatsApp messages from your WhatsApp account.
How To Delete WhatsApp Messages From WhatsApp Account – The Steps
1. Open your WhatsApp in your phone device, and go to your chat list.
2. Scroll to the contact whose chat you want to delete e.g Linda.
3. Tap and hold on the contact (Linda)
4. Now tap on the “Delete icon” at the top of the screen.
Confirm you want to delete it, and this will automatically delete the contact (Linda) from your chat list. And nobody will know you chatted with Linda.
How To Delete WhatsApp Messages – How To Delete a Section Of WhatsApp Chat.
For example, you do not want to delete the whole messages or chat you have had with a contact, (say, Linda). Maybe you just want to delete that particular side where Linda said she’s pregnant. You want to delete so that nobody will go through your WhatsApp and see that particular area, and then know that Linda is pregnant. Here’s how to delete it;
1. Open your WhatsApp
2. Go to the chat list and scroll to Linda
3. Tap on it (Linda contact) to open your chat with Linda
4. Now scroll to that particular section of the chat you want to delete.
5. When you see the messages, simply tap and hold on the message.
6. Now tap on the “Delete icon” at the top of the screen.
And this will delete that particular message(s) which you have selected.
So you see, to delete WhatsApp messages is possible, and not just that alone. It is very easy and involves simple steps.
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