Delete Facebook Messenger messages: everything to know

Facebook is one of most used social media application, with about 269 million users per month.

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We all are humans and mistakes are common by many of us. Many times by intentionally or by mistake someone type message which creates wrong message to person he is chatting with for this messenger have feature to delete that chat, with that feature the Message sender have choice to delete that message.

If you want to delete the message following point should be considered by you, 
➣ Message only can be deleted within 10 minutes from time it is send.

➣ After 10 minutes you can delete message for yourself only.

 After 10 minutes message in recipient account will be visible permanently and cannot be deleted by sender.


Process to delete Facebook message

Tap and hold the message you want to delete

➤ In bottom of Screen 4 options will be shown

4th option is delete, then single tap delete button.

➤ After that two options will be give as 'remove for everyone', and second as 'remove for you'.

➤ Select 'remove for everyone'. 

➤ Lastly popup will come for confirmation of delete message.

Select Remove to confirm the deleting of message. 

Now when we see sender screen that message will be replaced by 'you removed the message
On other hand, recipient received message will be replaced by 'sender removed message'

More about deleting message in Facebook
*As soon as sender sends message to recipient, if receiver turns off his internet that message will remain visible to recipient. 

In this case deleting message by sender will not work and recipient can easily see that deleted message, but when recipient turns on his data message will be replaced by 'sender removed message'.

*If sender deletes his message by selecting 'remove for you', message will be visible to receiver in future. 

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