How to Delete Photo, Video from Facebook Story on Mobile and PC

Sometimes we share a story on Facebook, but later we might want to delete it. Also, sometimes we even want to delete something from an old story. Well, if you want to delete anything from any of your stories on Facebook, it’s very simple. You can even delete individual photos or videos from your stories at any time. In this guide, we will show you how you can delete Facebook stories on your computer or on your mobile phone.

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Delete Facebook Story on Mobile, Desktop

On mobile (Android, iOS)

You can delete any Facebook story (current or old) using the Facebook app on your iPhone, iPad, or Android phone. Follow these steps:

Delete Current Stories

1. To delete your current story, open the Facebook app on your phone and at the top of your feed tap “Your Story”.

2. Now when the story opens, navigate to the photo or video you want to delete and in the top right corner tap on the three dots.

3. From the context menu, select “Delete photo” or “Delete video”.

4. Finally, tap “Delete” in the confirmation prompt.

That’s it. The photo or video from your Facebook story will be deleted.

Delete archived story

You can also delete photos or videos from your saved or archived stories. To do this, follow these steps:

1. Open the Facebook app and tap the hamburger menu button. On iPhone, this button is in the lower right corner, while on Android, it is in the upper right corner.

2. On the next page, tap your Facebook profile name.

3. When the profile page opens, tap the three dots under your name.

4. Now “Profile Settings” menu opens, select “Archive” from here.

5. On the next page, tap on “Stories Archive” and you will have all your saved stories. Select the Story whose photo or video you want to delete.

6. On the photo or video page, tap the three dots at the top right.

7. Now select “Delete Photo” or “Delete Video”.

8. Finally, tap “Delete” on the confirmation prompt.

That’s all! Your selected photo or video will be deleted from your archived story.

Web/Desktop

Just like on the phone, you can also delete videos or photos from your stories on your desktop. Here’s how:

Delete Current Stories

1. Open Facebook in any browser, then at the top of your feed, click “Your Story”.

2. On your Story page, navigate to the item you want to delete and click on the three dots at the top right.

3. From the menu, select “Delete Photo” or “Delete Video” depending on the item.

4. Finally, click “Delete” in the confirmation.

The photo or video you selected will be removed from your story.

Delete archived stories

Similarly, you can also delete items from your saved stories.

1. Open Facebook in any browser and in the upper right corner click on your profile icon.

2. On your profile page, click on the three dots under “Edit Profile”.

3. In the menu that opens, choose “Story Archive”.

4. Now find the story you want to delete something from and click on it.

5. Go to the photo or video you want to delete and in the upper right corner, click on the three dots.

6. In the next menu, click “Delete Photo” or “Delete Video”.

7. Finally, click “Delete” in the confirmation window.

That’s it. Your selected photo or video will be removed from your saved story.

This is how you can delete anything from your old or current Facebook stories. For more such guides, stay tuned with us and follow us on Facebook.

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