How To Delete Comment on Instagram 2023 (Phone and PC)

If you want to know how to delete comment on Instagram on mobile (android and iPhone) and PC, then in this article I shall help you on how to delete comment from Instagram and also how to edit comment on Instagram.


Instagram Account

Instagram is a social media platform like Facebook that allows users to share their photos and videos, as well as interact with others through comments, likes, and messages. It was launched in 2010 and had over 1 billion monthly active users as of 2021.

Instagram is available as a free mobile app for Android, iOS, and other devices, and it can also be accessed through a web browser. Also read my article on how to download Instagram videos and reels.


How To Delete Comment on Instagram

If you have mistakenly commented on some posts and then realized you should not have commented on that photo or video, then here I shall teach you how to delete comment on Instagram on your phone and computer (PC).

How To Delete Comment on Instagram Mobile

Here are the steps on how to delete a comment on Instagram using the mobile app:

1. In the first step, open the Instagram app and navigate to the post with the comment you want to delete.


2. Tap and hold the comment until a "Delete" menu appears on Instagram.

3. Now, tap on the "Delete" icon.


By applying the above steps, your comment will now be removed from the post. Please note that you can only delete comments that you have posted or that others have posted on your own posts; you cannot delete comments on other posts that have been commented on by someone else.


How To Delete Comment on Instagram PC

Here are the steps on how to delete a comment from Instagram on your PC:

1. Log in to your Instagram account using a web browser on your computer.


2. Now, navigate to the comment you want to delete.

3. Tap on the three-dots icon that appears to the right of the comment.


4. From the menu that appears, click on "Delete."


Now you have successfully deleted a comment on Instagram on your PC.


How To Edit Comment on Instagram

No, it is not possible to edit comments on Instagram because Instagram does not currently allow users to edit comments once they have been posted. But if you want to correct a commenting mistake or update your comment, the best option will be to delete the original comment and post a new one with the correct information.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Why can't I delete my comment on Instagram?

Here is the main reason why I can't delete my comment on Instagram.

1. The post owner may have restricted comment deletion.

2. It's possible that your account is experiencing a technical problem.

3. Your comment has already been deleted, but you are still seeing a cached version of the post.

If you are still not able to delete comments, you may try clearing your app cache, logging out and logging back in, and contacting Instagram's support team for further assistance.

What happens when you delete a comment from Instagram?

If you delete a comment on Instagram, the comment will be permanently removed from the post and cannot be seen by anyone.

How to delete a comment on Instagram on someone else’s video or photo?

Yes, you can delete a comment on Instagram on someone else’s photo by following both the above methods on your mobile device (Android or iPhone) and your PC.



I hope you have successfully learned how to delete comments on Instagram on mobile and PC, as well as how to edit comments on Instagram. If you need any help deleting comments on Instagram, you can ask me on my email or Instagram account.