How to Delete WhatsApp Chat

Please see the steps to complete this task on Windows 11 PC, Google Pixel 4a (Android 12), and iPhone X.

Delete WhatsApp Chat on Android Phone

To Delete Single or Multiple WhatsApp Chats

Open the WhatsApp app.

Long press the chat of the contact(s) that you want to remove.

Hit the “Trash can” icon, which is between “Pin” and “Mute” at the top.

Unselect the option in the popup if you don’t want to remove conversation(s) media. Tap the “Delete” option in the popup.

To Delete All WhatsApp Chats at Once

Follow the steps below if you want to:

  • Remove all contacts chat
  • Clear all group chats
  • Delete media of all chats

Here are the steps:

Launch WhatsApp and hit the three vertical dots on the top right.

Tap “Settings.” Select “Chats” between “Account” and “Notifications.” Tap “Chat history,” which is beneath “Chat backup.”

Select “Delete all chats,” which is beneath the “Clear all chats” option.

Unselect “Delete media in chats” in the popup to not remove all chat media. Hit the “Delete” option in the popup.

Delete WhatsApp Chat on iPhone

To Delete Single or Multiple WhatsApp Chats

Note: Remember, the steps below will also delete the chat’s media.

Open WhatsApp and hit “Chats” at the bottom if you’re not in it.

Tap the “Edit” option at the top left.

Hit the chat of the contact(s) you want to remove. Tap “Delete” at the bottom right.

In the popup, hit the “Delete (the number of selected chats) Chat(s)” option.

To Delete All Chats at Once

Follow the steps below if you want to:

  • Delete all sent and received media

Here are the steps:

Launch WhatsApp for iPhone. Hit “Settings” at the bottom if you’re not in it.

Tap the “Chats” option.

Hit the “Delete All Chats” option beneath the “Clear All Chats” option.

Provide the number you’ve used to create your WhatsApp account. Hit the “Delete All Chats” option.

Read: How to Create a Fake WhatsApp Conversation

How to Delete Chat on WhatsApp Web

Here are the steps:

  1. Open WhatsApp Web and hit the conversation you want to delete.
  2. Hit the three vertical dots at the top right and select the Delete chat option.
  3. In the pop-up, hit Delete Chat.

That’s it.

Here’s an alternate method to do this task:

Hover your mouse over the chat and hit the Down arrow or right-click on the conversation.

You can now view the Delete chat. Click on it.

Click Delete Chat.

That’s it.

I hope this guide, “How to Delete WhatsApp Chat,” is helpful to you.

Thanks for reading.

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