Messages application in iOS 7 has received a significant overhaul like every other application has received an update of layout. Apple has changed a couple of things in all-new iOS 7 Messages application. Apple has developed iOS 7 from the core of iOS with numerous new gestures on screen for users.
With lots of things have changed in iOS 7 Messages applications, users have noticed that Apple has also changed the traditional way of deleting a message from the new application. Everything has slightly changed now in iOS 7 core applications. Apple has changed the placements of several things in Messages application, including an edit button that allowed users in past to remove text-segments from Messages application. This led many users to believe Apple has removed the feature from iOS 7 Messages application. However, the feature is still present in iOS 7 Messages applications. Users can still delete individual messages form the application and can take rest of the conversation secured in their devices.
Let’s take a move on how to delete individual messages in all-new iOS 7 Messages application, and how to delete the complete messages conversation.
How To Delete Individual Text Segments from Messages in iOS 7:
Step 1: Open any messages conversation, tap and hold the text segment that you want to delete.
Step 2: On holding the text-segment, you will see a pop-up menu. Choose “More” from it.
Step 3: Now select text-segments you want to delete, and then press trash button to delete individual text-segments from iOS 7 Messages application.
As you can note here, Apple has changed the previous method of deleting text-segments from Messages application in iOS 7. In previous iOS versions, there was an edit button in the conversation window. However, with the introduction of iOS 7, Apple has pushed things a little under in menus.
You can learn more about iOS 7 tips and tricks here on our iOS 7 how to guide section.