Delete a Chat in WhatsApp on iPhone 6

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Steps

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    Open WhatsApp
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    If the app does not automatically open to your list of chats, tap on the Chats icon in the bottom of your screen
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    Select which chat you would like to delete, and swipe from right to left
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    This will display two options, More and Delete.
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    Tap Delete to delete the chat
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    When prompted, tap Delete again to confirm
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    Alternatively, you can tap Edit in the top left corner of your screen
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    This will display red circles beside each chat.
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    Tap the red circle beside the chat you would like to delete
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    This will display the delete option.
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    Tap Delete to delete the chat
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    When prompted, tap Delete again to confirm
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    When you have deleted all the chats you want to, tap Done in the top left corner of the screen
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to delete chats in WhatsApp with an iPhone 6
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    Thank you for watching VisiHow. If you have any questions, please post them in the comments section below.
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Questions and Answers

Delete the chat when slide instead archiving?

Hi, when I slide the chat, the first button showing is archive not delete and if I keep sliding it will archive right away. Is it possible to change to delete? I have iPhone 6s.. Thanks

Unfortunately, even though many users prefer deleting chats, WhatsApp developers insist on hiding it under the "More" button. This means that you will have to pull the chat left and then tap on "More" to reveal the menu where you can delete a chat. Then, you have to confirm the deletion. This is very inconvenient, but it is the only way for now.

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How to delete chat on iPhone 6 / and remove my DP also?

I would like to delete chat from my iPhone 6 / Also help me to remove my DP

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Recent edits by: Eng, Gordon, Kara

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