Deleting messages for everyone on Facebook Messenger is a simple task. The new feature, which was being tested a few months ago, is available to all messenger users starting this Tuesday (5), in versions of the Android and iPhone (iOS) app. As with WhatsApp, there is a time limit for the content to be removed from the recipient's mobile phone. In this case, the maximum period is 10 minutes versus one hour of WhatsApp.
In the following tutorial, check out how to delete messages sent in Facebook Messenger. The procedure was performed on an iPhone 8 with iOS 12, but the tips also apply to the Android app version. In addition, the walkthrough is the same for text messages, video, photos, audio and attachments.
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Step 1. Open the conversation with your friend and locate the message you want to delete. Then touch it and hold your finger for a moment. Then click on "Remove";
Deleting Message Sent in Messenger Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 2. Now choose the "Remove for All" option and finally confirm with "Remove". As with WhatsApp, your friend knows that the content has been deleted.
Erasing message for everyone Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
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