Edit or Delete WhatsApp Chat History on iPhone 6

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Hello, you are watching VisiHow. In this video, I will show you how to edit or delete WhatsApp chat history on an iPhone 6.

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Steps

  1. 1
    Open WhatsApp
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  2. 2
    Open your list of chats
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    Tap on the Chats icon at the bottom of your screen.
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    Tap the chat you would like to edit
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    To delete a message, tap and hold the selected message to display the options for that message
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    Hold until the black menu appears.
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    Tap Delete to delete the message
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    To delete messages sent by your contact, repeat steps 4 and 5 on the messages you would like to delete
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    To delete multiple messages at a time, scroll to the top of your chat history and tap Edit
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    This will display empty circles beside each message.
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    Select the circle for each message you would like to delete
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    Tap the trash can icon in the bottom right corner of your screen to delete the selected messages
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to edit or delete WhatsApp chat history on 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

I updated WhatsApp on my iPhone 4S. After updating, the icons on the chat menu like, call, edit and info have disappeared. How can I get them back?

The edit, call and info icons disappeared from chat menu after I updated WhatsApp to 2.12.5 version on my iPhone 4S. I wanted to update it to activate WhatsApp calling.

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Have just updated my I-phone4s, and my edit, call item disappeared. How can I get them back?

My edit, call and info item disappeared, in my what's app chat, after that, I had to update my I-phone 4S. How can I get it back? Thanks for your answer.

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Since updating WhatsApp, the "Edit" tab at the top of the page has disappeared. How can I retrieve it?

Since updating WhatsApp, the "Edit" tab at the top of the page has disappeared. How can I retrieve it?. I have tried: Scrolling up to find the Edit tab which used to be top of the page. Now there is no top of the page, it just continues scrolling to the beginning of that particular chat. I think it was caused by: Updating WhatsApp yesterday

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How do I delete all chat text/media from 1 chat without leaving the chat itself?

Just trying to clean up space but not exit the chat entirely

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Every new message in WhatsApp is decreasing my storage in iPhone?

Every new message in WhatsApp is decreasing my storage in iPhone

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How do I remove the deleted WhatsApp chat from trash?

I have deleted chats from WhatsApp however it still shows in the trash. How do I remove it from the trash

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How to edit message in WhatsApp, mine is Android mobile?

How to edit message sent by others which I want to forward to others by changing few things

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How do I edit a received text message before forwarding it?

I have tapped on the message and all the icons come up on the right-hand corner but none of them are for editing. Your article only explains how to highlight the text but does not explain how to edit the actual text. I have tried: Highlighted the text but found no way of editing it. I think it was caused by: No icon to edit... forward icon, delete icon, copy icon, message info icon

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I need to know how can I edit texts in WhatsApp or Telegram?

I was using an Android phone before and it was easier for me to edit texts in a WhatsApp conversation. Kindly help me on how can I edit using my new iPhone 6 plus.

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