Edit or delete a sent message in Teams

Edit or delete a sent message in Teams

Edit a sent message

You can edit any message that you have sent to a chat or channel. Go to the message and click More options More options button > Edit. Make changes to your message, then press Enter to save the update.

There's no limit to how many times you can make changes to a sent message.

Delete a sent message

If you need to backtrack and delete something you just sent, go to the message and click More options More options button > Delete.

Delete option for a message

If you haven't sent the message yet, click Expand Expand button to expand the compose box and then click Delete Delete button .

Edit a sent message

In a chat, press and hold your message to select the edit option.

Edit your message in a channel by tapping More options Select to see more options and selecting the edit option.

Delete a sent message

To delete a chat message, press and hold the message and select the delete option.

To delete a message in a channel, tap More options Select to see more options and select the delete option.

Edit a sent message

In a chat, press and hold your message to select the edit option.

Edit your message in a channel by tapping More options More options button and selecting the edit option.

Delete a sent message

To delete a chat message, press and hold the message and select the delete option.

To delete a message in a channel, tap More options More options button and select the delete option.

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