How to delete a sent message in Facebook Messenger

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How to delete a sent message in Facebook Messenger
How to delete a sent message in Facebook Messenger

How to delete a sent message in Facebook Messenger, Sometimes we send a message and realize that we have sent it by mistake and do not want them to read it and start looking for a way to delete it. WhatsApp already has this feature that allows users to delete a sent message. Now, the Social media network giant Facebook has started rolling out the similar feature to its Messenger app. The new feature enables users to delete a sent message they might have sent by mistake just like on WhatsApp. The unsend feature will be available for both iOS and Android version of the app. Currently, the update is rolling out in a phased manner and will be available to all very soon. In the first phase countries that will receive the feature includes Colombia, Bolivia, Poland, and Lithuania. Now, if you are wondering on how to go about it, here’s our how-to guide for you. However, as the update is rolling out in a phased manner you might have to wait till you receive it.
Steps to follow:
1.Open Messenger app on your smartphone
2.Head to the chat windows from which you want to delete the message
3.Select the message and press and hold it for a while
4. Once selected, tap on ‘Remove’ option
5. After this, it will prompt you with the options – Delete for Everyone and Delete for you
6.Select the option ‘Delete for Everyone’ followed by the delete option to delete the message
Note: – Users will have a 10-minute window after sending a message to delete it. After that, the option to ‘delete a message for everyone’ won’t be available.
Talking about WhatsApp, the instant messaging platform has recently been updated with a Stickers option to send. In case you want to know how to send stickers on WhatsApp, read the complete guide here.