How to Remove a Story on Facebook: Simple Steps

Deleting a story on Facebook, whether before it expires in 24 hours or after it has been posted, is straightforward. This guide will walk you through the process step-by-step.

Removing a Story from Facebook

Step 1: Open Facebook

Access Facebook on your browser or through the mobile app to begin the process.

Step 2: Navigate to Your Story

Click on your story to open it.

Step 3: Click on the Three Dots

In the top right corner of the story, click on the three dots to open the menu.

Step 4: Select Delete Photo

Choose “Delete Photo” (or “Delete Video” if you’ve shared a video) from the menu options.

Step 5: Confirm Deletion

Confirm that you want to delete the story by clicking “Delete” again.

Removing a Story from Messenger

Step 1: Open Messenger

Launch the Messenger app on your mobile device.

Step 2: Tap on Your Story

Tap on your story to open it.

Step 3: Tap the Three Dot Menu

Tap the three dot menu in the top right corner of the story.

Step 4: Select Delete

Choose “Delete” to remove the story from Messenger.

Additional Tips for Managing Stories

To delete multiple stories, repeat the process for each one. If you want to delete old stories you’ve saved, open your story on your browser, click on “Archive,” and then delete any stories you no longer want to keep. Remember, deleting a story will remove it from your profile and from the newsfeed of anyone who saw it.

Making Your Facebook Stories Disappear

By following these simple steps, you can remove a story on Facebook before or after it expires. Managing your Facebook stories has never been easier.

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