How Can I Delete a WhatsApp group of Which I Am the Administrator?
As a WhatsApp group admin, you may find yourself in a situation where you need to delete a group. The process is simple. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to delete a WhatsApp group of which you are the administrator:
Step 1: Open the WhatsApp group
Firstly, open the WhatsApp group that you want to delete.
Step 2: Tap on the Group Info
Once in the group, tap on the group name at the top to open the group info.
Step 3: Tap on the Group Settings
Scroll down the group info page and tap the ‘Group Settings’ option.
Step 4: Tap on the Delete Group Option
The ‘Delete Group’ option is on the Group Settings page. Tap on it.
Step 5: Confirm the Deletion
A confirmation message will appear on your screen. Confirm the deletion by tapping on the ‘Delete Group’ button.
That’s all. The group will be deleted, and all members will be removed from the group.
Steps to Delete a WhatsApp Group of Which You Are the Administrator:
- Open the WhatsApp group you want to delete.
- Tap the group name at the top of the screen.
- Tap “Group info.”
- Tap “Group settings.”
- Scroll down and tap “Delete group.”
- You’ll see a prompt saying, “Are you sure you want to delete this group? Once deleted, group name and chat history will be erased.”
- Tap “Delete group” to confirm.
- The group will be permanently deleted and removed from your WhatsApp account. All other group members will be removed from the group as well.
If you do not see the “Delete Group” option, that means you are not the actual administrator of the group. Only the administrator can delete a WhatsApp group.
Steps to Leave a Whatsapp Group as an Administrator:
Yes, even administrators can leave WhatsApp groups that they created or manage. Here are the steps to leave a WhatsApp group as an administrator:
- Open the WhatsApp group chat that you want to leave.
- Tap the group subject at the top of the screen. This will open the group info screen.
- Tap “Group Settings.” This will open the group settings screen.
- At the bottom of the screen, tap “Leave Group.”
- You will see a pop-up window asking you to confirm that you want to leave the group. Tap “Leave Group” to confirm.
Leaving the group will remove you from it, but the group will continue to exist. Your role as administrator will be given to another group member automatically.
Step-by-step Instructions to Delete a Whatsapp Group Permanently as an Admin on an iPhone:
Here are the step-by-step instructions to delete a WhatsApp group permanently as an admin on an iPhone:
- Open WhatsApp and go to the group chat you want to delete.
- Tap the group name at the top of the chat. This will open the group info screen.
- Tap “Group Info”.
- Tap “Group Settings”.
- Scroll to the bottom and tap “Delete Group.”
- A pop-up confirms that deleting the group will remove it for all participants. Tap “Delete Group” to confirm.
- The group will now be permanently deleted for all participants. Any messages, photos, videos, files, etc., in that group will be removed.
• Only an admin can permanently delete a WhatsApp group. Regular group members cannot delete the group.
• When a group is deleted, participants will receive a notification that the group was disbanded but will not be told who deleted the group.
• Deleting a group is permanent and cannot be undone. So be sure to delete the group before tapping “Delete Group.”
That’s how you permanently delete a WhatsApp group as an admin on an iPhone.
Can I delete a WhatsApp group if I am not an admin?
No, only the group admin can delete a WhatsApp group.
What happens to the group messages after I delete a group?
All messages, media, and other content in the group will be deleted permanently.
Can I restore a deleted WhatsApp group?
No, once a group is deleted, it cannot be restored.
How can I remove a member from a WhatsApp group?
As an admin, you can remove a member from a WhatsApp group by tapping and holding on the member’s name, then selecting ‘Remove from Group.’
What happens to the group if the admin leaves?
If the admin leaves a group, another group member will be automatically assigned as the new admin.
In conclusion, deleting a WhatsApp group as an administrator is simple. Just follow the above steps, and you will be done quickly. Remember that once you delete a group, it cannot be retrieved, so ensure you are sure before deleting.