How do I delete a conversation in Instagram Direct?
To delete a conversation in Instagram Direct:
Instagram app for Android
  1. Tap send or messenger in the top right of Feed.
  2. Tap and hold on the conversation you'd like to delete.
  3. Tap Delete, then tap Delete to confirm.
Instagram app for iPhone
  1. Tap send or messenger in the top right of Feed.
  2. Swipe left on the conversation you'd like to delete.
  3. Tap Delete, then tap Delete to confirm.
Instagram.com from a mobile browser
  1. Tap send or messenger in the top right.
  2. Tap the conversation you'd like to delete.
  3. Tap in the top right of your chat.
  4. Tap Delete Chat, then tap Delete to confirm.
Instagram.com from a computer
  1. Click send or messenger in the top right.
  2. Click the conversation you'd like to delete.
  3. Click in the top right of your chat.
  4. Click Delete Chat, then click Delete to confirm.
Instagram Lite app for Android
  1. Tap send in the top right.
  2. Tap and hold the conversation you'd like to delete.
  3. Tap Delete, then tap Delete to confirm.
Once you delete a conversation, it will no longer be visible in your inbox. Keep in mind that this only deletes the conversation for you, and that it will still appear for other people included in the conversation.
Note that your Data Download file doesn't include messages that you've deleted from your Instagram account.
Learn how to unsend a message you've sent using Instagram Direct.
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