How to Delete a Comment on Instagram

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Instagram is a great platform for all the people who want to share and post their photos. You can comment or like the pictures of the celebrities and your friends. People can also leave a comment if they like your picture but sometimes they also leave some unwanted or rude comments and you want to remove them.

Instagram added a new feature through which you can delete the comment on Instagram from your post. we are going to explain step by step guide to delete comment on instagram

How to delete comment on Instagram on Android

These are the steps through which you can delete the comment on Instagram:

1. Open Instagram: Open the Instagram App in your android phone.

delete comment on Instagram on Android

2. Sign in: Enter your email id or username with password and then tap on login.

delete comment on Instagram on Android

3. Tap on person icon: After login, on the bottom-right corner, you see a person icon tap on that.

delete comment on Instagram on Android

4. Select the picture for deleting the comment: After tapping, you see your posted picture and select the picture from your choice and tap on that.

delete comment on Instagram on Android

5. Tap on comment icon: After selecting, On the lower-left corner, you see comment icon just tap on that.

delete comment on Instagram on Android

6. Tap and hold your comment: After tapping on comment icon, choose the comment from your choice and tap and hold on the comment for a while.

delete comment on Instagram on Android

7. Tap on delete: After tapping, you see a delete icon will appear in the top-right corner. Tap on that.

delete comment on Instagram on Android

After tapping on delete icon, you see a pop up will appear shows you that your comment is deleted now. You can again check in the comment section that your comment has been deleted.

But in case if you want to delete your comment from your friends posts just follow these steps:

1. Find the post: Just find the post in search profile section from where you want to delete that comment.

delete your comment from your friends posts

2. Tap on comment: Just tap on the comment which you want to delete.

delete your comment from your friends posts

3. Tap on delete icon: A pop will open and on the top-right corner you will see delete icon just tap on that.

delete your comment from your friends posts

You will see that your comment is now permanently removed.

How to delete comment on Instagram on iPhone

These are some steps which describe you how to delete a comment on Instagram:

  1. Launch Instagram app: Launch the Instagram App in your android phone.
  2. Sign in: If you haven’t logged in, just enter your email id or username with password and then tap on login.
  3. Tap on person icon: After login, on the bottom-right corner, you see a person icon tap on that.
  4. Tap on post: After tapping, you see your posted picture, just select the picture from your choice and tap on that.
  5. Tap on comment icon: When you select the post, On the lower-left corner, you see comment icon just tap on that.
  6. Tap and hold on comment for a while: After that, just tap on your comment and hold it for a while.
  7. Tap on delete: After holding, you see a delete icon will open, located in the top-right corner. Tap on that.

After that, you see your comment will be deleted from that particular post. You can undo that comment in case if you don’t want to delete it.

Deleting the comment on Instagram will help you to remove the unwanted, abusive comments from your post.

Remember one thing while scrolling through the comment section, you can’t directly see the delete icon, you will have to tap on the comment and after you will see the delete icon.

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