How to Delete Telegram Chats

How to Delete Telegram Chats

How to Delete Telegram Chats - For users who are new to the Telegram application, some of you may still not know how to delete chats on Telegram. For that, in this article, we will share an article about how to delete chats on the Telegram application. Check out the following method:

Delete Chat on Telegram

  • The first step is to run the Telegram application on the cellphone.
  • Then enter one of the chats.
  • Next, select the chat you want to delete by tapping and holding.
  • You can also delete chats that have been received, sent by your friends.
  • Then at the top menu select the trash can icon.
  • Then in the confirmation window, you check Also delete for your friend's contact name, if you have selected the DELETE option.
  • Later, messages that appear on the cellphone screen, the contact names of your friends on Telegram, will be automatically deleted.

Delete All Messages on Telegram

  • Reopen the Telegram app.
  • Then select a chat.
  • Next, if you want to delete all chats that have been sent and received, you select the menu icon (three dots) in the upper right corner.
  • Then select the Delete Chat option.
  • Once again a confirmation window appears, check Also delete your friend's contact name, if you have selected the DELETE CHAT option.
  • Automatically later, it will delete chats with your contact friends on Telegram.

Note: The function of the Also delete for <contact name> feature in Telegram, is used to delete the selected message, be it all messages that have been sent and received, in terms of the name of the contact in question. So later messages received and sent, from your friend's cellphone screen, will automatically be deleted as well. Not only on your cellphone screen.

Delete Group Chat on Telegram

  • Run the Telegram application.
  • Enter one of the Telegram groups.
  • Find and tap and hold your chat that has been sent to the group.
  • Then delete the group conversation, by selecting the trash icon in the top corner.
  • In the confirmation window that appears select the DELETE option.

Note: Delete this message for everyone means that you delete the selected message. Then the message will also be deleted, and no longer read by all members or members in the Telegram group.

Delete Telegram Chat List

  • Run the Telegram application.
  • On the initial home page, you can delete the selected chat list.
  • Tap and hold a chat, then you can select which chat you want to delete on the homepage.
  • Next, select the trash can icon in the top corner.
  • Then in the confirmation window select DELETE.

Delete Telegram Auto Messages

  • Run the Telegram application.
  • You can use the automatic message deletion feature through the Secret Chat feature.
  • You can select the menu in the upper left corner.
  • Then select Secret Chat.
  • Then select the name of the contact you want to chat with.
  • Then select the menu icon (three dots) in the upper right corner.
  • Then select Set self-destructs timer.
  • After that set the pause time, the message will be deleted automatically.

Note: So the Set self-destructs timer feature contained in Secret Chat, serves to set a pause when messages or chats will be deleted in Telegram. So for example, if we set a time lag of 6 seconds, it starts when sending automatic messages to your friends. After the 6 seconds has elapsed, the message will automatically be deleted. Unfortunately, this feature is only available in Secret Chat, not via regular chat.

Delete Telegram Chat History

  • Run the Telegram application.
  • Then enter one of the chats.
  • Next, if you want to delete chat history, all conversations that have been sent and received, you select the menu icon (three dots) in the upper right corner.
  • Then select Clear history.
  • After that, in the confirmation window, don't forget to check Also the clear history of contact names. Then select the CLEAR HISTORY button.

Note: In addition to text messages, you can also use some of the methods above, to delete media such as photos and videos in the Telegram application.

Another way is if you want to delete all account data such as contacts, groups, including all chats or conversations. You can read more about how to delete a Telegram account.

That's the article on how to delete Telegram chats on Android Smartphones. Hope it can help you. If anyone wants to download the installation file for this Telegram messenger application, please click the link Download Telegram.