How To Delete a Facebook Post.

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This guide will show you how to delete a Facebook post within an app (iOS or Android) and on

Facebook App:

Please refer to THIS updated post to learn how to delete/hide a post via the Facebook App.

  • Find the post that needs deleted.
  • Swipe across the post (does not matter what direction). If the swipe does not work the first time, try to swipe higher or lower on the post.
  • Either a RED Remove button or an “X” will popup.
  • Tap the button and if there needs to be a confirmation of deletion, tap the option desired.

  • Find the post that needs deleted.
  • Hover the cursor over the top righthand corner of the post.
  • A Star and Edit symbol will appear.
  • Click the Edit symbol (the right-side icon).
  • Find the Delete option or Hide Post option.
  • Click the desired option.
  • Confirm if needed.

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