There’s a few different ways to delete or hide comments on Instagram.

You can delete a comment on Instagram if you’ve written it on someone else’s post, or if someone else has written it on your post.

You can also hide offensive comments, or block certain users’ comments on your posts.

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Social media may be forever, but a comment with a typo, or one that you regret posting, doesn’t have to stick if you don’t want it to.

On Instagram, you can delete comments you’ve written on other people’s posts, or comments that others have written on your posts. You can also hide certain types of comments or block certain users from commenting on your posts.

Here’s how to do it all.

How to delete a comment on Instagram that someone else wrote on one of your posts

1. Open the Instagram app on your iPhone or Android and log in to your account.

2. Tap your profile icon in the bottom-right corner of the app to go to your profile.

3. Find and select the post you want to delete a comment on.

4. Tap on one of the comments on your post, then on the Comments summary page, tap the icon of three horizontal dots in the top-right corner.

Tap the three-dot icon.

5. In the pop-up, select Manage Comments.

Select “Manage Comments.”

6. A circle will appear next to each comment – tap the circle next to the comment(s) you want to delete, making a checkmark appear. Then, tap Delete at the bottom-left of the page.

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Select the comment and hit “Delete” at the bottom.

7. Choose Delete Comment in the pop-up, and the comment will be immediately deleted.

Choose “Delete Comment.”

Quick tip: To delete a comment from the Comments summary page, you can also swipe to the left on the comment you want to delete, and tap the red trash can icon that appears.

How to delete a comment on Instagram that you wrote on someone else’s post

1. Open the Instagram app on your iPhone or Android and log in to your account.

2. Go to the post that you commented on. You can use the search icon on the bottom of the screen to find the user’s profile and select the appropriate post from their profile page, or you can scroll through your timeline to find the post you commented on.

3. Once you’ve pulled up the user’s post, tap on one of the comments underneath the post to go to a Comments summary page where all comments, including yours, will be listed.

4. On the Comments summary page, find your comment and swipe to the left, revealing a red trash can icon. Tap the red trash can icon to delete your comment.

Select the trash can icon, or swipe all the way to the left, …read more

Source:: Business Insider


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