Whatsapp Messenger is the most popular instant messaging app in the market today. Now a part of the Facebook ecosystem, Whatsapp offers multiple functionalities to users including the ability to create and talk in groups, host video calls, send media and enjoy end to end conversations across the platform.

Whatsapp started off as a simple free to use ‘Instant Messaging’ app, which soon rose to popularity and eventually ended up replacing the standard messaging app on our phones. Recently, Whatsapp also rolled our business-centric features, including a Whatsapp for business app, making the product a versatile and must-have app on all smartphones. Today, Whatsapp is the most downloaded messenger and is available as a free download on iOS, Android, and even PCs.

WhatsApp has introduced a ‘Status’ feature which basically mimics the stories feature of Instagram. This Status can feature text, media, or even links, and are visible to your selected audience for 24 hours. Status is a great way of getting a message across to a bulk audience without actualyl sending individual messages.

Sometimes, if you have uploaded a Whatapp Status and you feel it can be improved, there’s a really easy way to delete it from your profile.

In this tutorial, we will show you how to delete your Status on Whatsapp.

Step 1. Open the Whatsapp Messenger App on your smartphone.

 

 

Step 2. Click on the ‘Status‘ tab on the home screen to see all the Whatsapp Status content from your and your friends.

 

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Step 3. Tap on your profile in the Status window to see a list of all the stories you have uploaded.

 

 

Step 4. Tap on the ‘Three Dot‘ button next to the story you want to delete.

 

 

Step 5. Tap on the ‘Delete‘ option from the drop-down menu.

 

 

Step 6. Tap on the ‘Delete Status Update‘ option to confirm the operation.

 

 

The status will now be deleted from your profile and you can upload a new one in its place if you want.

If you do not have Whatsapp on your device, you can download it from the links below.

Whatsapp for Android – Click Here

Whatsapp for iOS – Click Here

Whatsapp for PC – Click Here