If you are a frequent user of WhatsApp, you will find that it stores plenty of communication texts, images, file and videos, which can eat a significant space in your phone`s memory and lag your Android or iPhone. Aside from space, you may be concerned about your privacy and do not want someone else to access your WhatsApp message or know who you have been texting, especially when you try to sell your used iPhone or Android.
So, what would you do? There are several ways to delete WhatsApp chats and some of the simplest procedures are as explained below.
The chat that you had selected will be deleted from the WhatsApp chat tab.
Tap the Menu Button > Settings > Chats >Chat history> Delete all chats.
Clearing chats allow you to delete all the texts inside a chat; however, the chat will be visible on the chats tab. The following steps will guide you on how to clear specific chats
All the messages inside your chats will be cleared. But the chats will remain listed in the chats tab.
Exit the group and swipe left on the group chat > Delete Group.
WhatsApp Setting > Chats >Deleted All Chats> Enter your phone number> tap Delete All Chats.
You can use the above procedures to delete or clear chats from your WhatsApp. However, anyone who got your used phone can recover these deleted messages with a third party data recovery software. If you want to sell your used iPhone or Android without privacy disclosure you can try the best Phone Eraser here.
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If you don’t want to be embarrassed because of a wrongly sent WhatsApp Message, you can try the WhatsApp Unsend Message feature here. You can recall WhatsApp Message by follow the instruction below which works the same for both Android and iPhone.
This feature only support for those (both you and your recipient) who use the latest version of WhatsApp for Android, iPhone or Windows Phone. Otherwise, you can’t not recall WhatsApp message and will not receive notification if the recall fail.