How to Delete Comments on Instagram

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If you have been on Instagram for a while, you may have received a few silly or mean comments on your post or left one yourself on someone’s post that you now feel embarrassed about. Since the platform does not let you edit comments, the only other choice is to delete them. In this post, we will take you through various ways to delete comments on Instagram.

Whether you are new to the platform or just need a quick recap, deleting comments on Instagram is as easy as it gets. To delete a comment on the mobile app, just follow the steps we have laid out below.

On Android:

On iPhone:

Once the comment is deleted, you should see a toast notification at the bottom that says, “Comment Deleted” along with an Undo option. If you accidentally deleted a comment, then tap on Undo to restore it.

The long-press method won’t be helpful if you are using Instagram on a desktop browser. Instead, use these alternate steps to delete a comment from any post.

Just like that you can get rid of a comment that either you have made on others’ posts or someone else did on yours.

You can also remove multiple comments that you have made across different posts on Instagram, using Instagram’s Your activity section.

The selected comments will now be deleted. This method also works if you want to delete a comment from an account that has blocked you.

This sums up all the basic ways that you can use to delete comments on Instagram. Comments can be a great way to get your message across to the creator or express your view on the content. So the general rule of thumb is to keep your comments civilized and make sure not to type something that may hurt others’ feelings. And if you encounter someone leaving mean comments on your posts then it is best to block those individuals.

I hope you found this guide helpful and do share your worst experience with Instagram comments down below.