Post or delete comments on Instagram photos: 10 steps (with images)

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Post or delete comments on Instagram photos: 10 steps (with images)
Post or delete comments on Instagram photos: 10 steps (with images)
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There are many photo apps available, but the best is and remains Instagram. One of the reasons for its popularity is its simple and accessible response system. It is very simple to comment on a photo and like a photo. But sometimes the reactions go too far. Follow the steps in this article to comment on your favorite photos and delete comments you don't like.

Steps

Part 1 of 3: Responding from the app

Comment and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos Step 1

Step #1. Open your Instagram app

Make sure you're signed in with your Instagram details. When you open the app, you will automatically be taken to your news overview.

Comment and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos Step 2

Step 2. Find the photo you want to comment on

You can comment on your own photos or photos of users you follow. Tap the photo to open the photo.

Comment and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos Step 3

Step 3. Tap on the "Respond" button

You'll find this button below the photo, next to the "Like" button. This will open the comment window. Your keyboard will appear and you can start typing.

Comment and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos Step 4

Step 4. Write your response

When you are satisfied, click on the green button. Now your comment will be added to the comment list.

Part 2 of 3: Deleting comments from the app

Comment and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos Step 5

Step 1. Find the photo where you commented

You can only delete your own comments on photos of others. You can delete all comments on your own photos.

Comment and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos Step 6

Step 2. Use your finger to swipe the comment to the left

A red trash can will appear to the right of the comment. Tap the icon to start uninstalling.

Comment and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos Step 7

Step 3. Decide if you want to report the comment

If the comment was offensive, you can report the user upon deletion. This is especially useful if nasty people keep posting nasty comments to your photos. Tap "Delete Comment" to delete only or "Delete Comment and Report Abuse" to report at the same time.

If you delete your own comment you (fortunately) do not have the choice to report

Part 3 of 3: Using Instagram's website

Comment and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos Step 8

Step 1. Sign in with your Instagram details

You do not have access to all functions in a browser, but you can still log in. You can also comment on photos and delete comments.

Comment and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos Step 9

Step 2. Comment on a photo

Find the photo you want to comment on. Post a comment on a photo in your News Feed or on photos you've taken yourself. If you're commenting on other people's photos, click on the photo to open the photo and write your comment in the text field to the right of the image.

Comment and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos Step 10

Step 3. Delete a comment

Open the photo for which you want to remove a comment. You can only delete your own comments on photos of others. You can delete all comments on your own photos.

  • Move your mouse over the comment you want to delete. an "X" will now appear at the top left.
  • Click on the "X". A menu opens with, among other things, the option to delete. Click on "Delete".

Tips

  • Sometimes it is not possible to delete a comment. Then log out, clear your device's cache, restart your device and log in again. That usually solves the problem.
  • If you want to go to someone else's profile on your computer, you can simply replace your username in the web address with another username. This way you can also follow other users. Or you click on a username on your comment page to go to the profile of that user.
  • You can only change a caption by placing a new caption.
  • Report offensive comments, they may come from a 'spam bot'.
  • If certain followers post a lot of nasty comments, you can stop following these people.
  • In a comment, you can reply to a specific user by adding @Username. You can also use hashtags to make your photos visible on public tag pages.

Warnings

  • Don't report comments that aren't wrong. If you do this a number of times, your account may be blocked.
  • Always respond nicely and keep your language clean. If you don't, your comments will be deleted.

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