Delete a Hangout from Google Hangouts on iPhone 6

Edited by Grimm, Crystal, Jen M

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Steps

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    To get started, press the 'Lock' button on the right-hand side of the phone
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    Alternatively, press the 'Home' button at the bottom.
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    Swipe across the screen to enter your passcode
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    Alternatively, press your finger onto the 'Home' button, which doubles as a fingerprint scanner, if the option is enabled. This will bring us to the home screen.
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    Open the 'Google Hangouts' application by tapping it
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    It's a green round speech bubble with 2 white quotes in it on a white background. This will take us into the 'Google Hangouts' application.
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    We are specifically looking for the 'Hangouts' section
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    Choose a Hangout to delete.
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    To delete a Hangout, swipe it left or right, then tap on 'Archive', which is the last option
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    Once it's archived, tap on 'Archived Hangouts'
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    The Hangout will be in this folder now. If we swipe it right or left, we won't have the option to delete it.
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    Tap on the archived Hangout to enter it
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    Tap on the 3 white dots in the top right-hand corner
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    This will open up a menu with 4 options, 'Details', 'Muted', 'Voice' and 'Favorites'.
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    To delete the Hangout, tap on 'Details'
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    This will take you into the chat itself.
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    Now, we can either block the number or tap on 'Delete Hangout' above it
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    We are going to tap on 'Delete Hangout'.
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    We will see a confirmation window where we need to press 'Delete'
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    The confirmation window says, "You will lose this Hangout's message history and other history".
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    Once it is deleted, we will be taken back to the archived hangouts
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    We currently have no archived hangouts. Tap on the white arrow in the top left corner to go back. This will bring us back to the main screen.
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    On the main screen, we can see that the Hangout has successfully been deleted
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to delete Hangouts from the 'Google Hangouts' application on the iPhone 6
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