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How to delete photos from Facebook

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You have recently joined Facebook, you have not yet fully understood how it works but you still managed to share a bunch of photos that you would like to get rid of now? If the answer to this question is yes, I have good news for you: delete photos from Facebook it is possible and it is also extremely simple. How do you say? You had no doubts but you don’t have the faintest idea how to do it? Well, don’t worry, I’m here, ready and willing to give you a hand and explain all the steps that must be taken to succeed in the enterprise.

Whether you are connected to the famous social network from PC whether you are operating from mobile, using the appropriate app for smartphone And Tablet, deleting photos from Facebook is child’s play. You only need an Internet connection and a few minutes of patience as well as, of course, a device through which you can access your account on the social network.

So if you are interested in finding out what steps you need to take to be able to delete photos from Facebook I suggest you get comfortable and take a few moments of your time to read this guide. Surely in the end you will be ready to agree with me that deleting photos from Facebook was really easy and certainly at the first good opportunity you will also be able to explain how to do it to all your friends.

Before explaining what operations you need to perform to be able to delete photos from Facebook, there is one thing you need to know. The social network offers users the option to both delete individual photos is to cancel entire albums. Clearly the choice of the most suitable solution is up to you alone, based on your needs.

Delete photos from Facebook from your computer

Delete single photos

If it is your intention to delete photos from Facebook and if you are sitting in front of your computer right now, the first thing you need to do is to click here so that you can immediately connect to the home page of the famous social network. Fill in the fields now Email or phone And Password placed in the upper right part of the Web page displayed by typing your login details to the social network and then presses the button Log in.

Now that you have logged into your Facebook account, presses on your name located in the upper right part of the social network and then click on the item Photo which is placed under the cover image of your profile. Now click on the item Photo where it is you to view all the photos you are tagged in or click the tab Your Photos to view all the photos you have shared on your profile, including those in which you are not present. Then locate the photo you want to delete and click on it.

Now bring the mouse cursor down, locate the item Options and click on it. Then click on the entry Delete this photo attached to the menu that is shown to you. To finish, click on the blue button Confirmation attached to the window that will be shown to you later asking for confirmation of your wish to delete the selected photo.

Facebook screenshot

As an alternative to the method I have just indicated, you can also delete photos from Facebook by accessing the section Photos in which you are or Your Photos, identifying the shot you want to delete by placing the mouse cursor over it, clicking on the icon depicting a pencil located in the upper right corner of each preview and then choosing the item Delete this photo. Again, you will then have to click on the blue button Confirmation attached to the window that will be shown on the screen to confirm your willingness to proceed with the removal of the selected photo.

Facebook screenshot

Keep in mind that unfortunately at the current state of affairs there is no special function available through which to delete photos from Facebook as a group. This therefore means that to remove multiple photos on Facebook you will have to perform one of the two procedures that I have indicated in the previous lines as many times as there are photos on which to act.

Delete photo album

If instead of deleting photos from Facebook by acting on individual shots, it is your intention to delete entire photo albums, the first thing you need to do is to type www.facebook.it in the address bar of your favorite web browser so that you can connect to the home page of the popular social network. Fill in the fields now Email or phone And Password placed in the upper right part of the Web page displayed by typing your login details to the social network and then presses the button Log in.

Now that you are logged in to your Facebook account, presses on your name located in the upper right part of the social network and then click on the item Photo which is placed under the cover image of your profile. Now click on the item Album to view all the photo albums published on your profile then locate the one you want to delete and click on it.

Facebook screenshot

In the new Web page that will open at this point, place the mouse cursor on the icon depicting a gear wheel located at the top right, click on it and then select the item Delete album from the menu that is shown to you. To finish, click on the blue button Delete album attached to the window that will be shown to you later asking for confirmation of your wish to delete the photo album you have selected.

Facebook screenshot

Please note that unfortunately at the current state of affairs there is no special function available through which to delete multiple photo albums on Facebook at the same time. This therefore means that to remove multiple photo albums on Facebook you will have to perform the procedure that I have indicated in the previous lines as many times as there are photos on which to act.

Delete photos from Facebook from smartphones and tablets

Delete single photos

Do you want to delete photos from Facebook from your smartphone or tablet? Yup? No problem! To delete photos from Facebook from your smartphone or tablet, press the icon of the social network app on your device, if required, log in to your account and then press the icon depicting three horizontal lines located on the right side of the screen displayed. Scroll now the menu that is shown to you, envy the voice Photo and then press on it.

Now click on the item Photo where it is you to view all the photos you are tagged in or click the tab Uploads to view all the photos you have shared on your profile, including those in which you are not present. Then locate the photo you intend to delete and press on it.

Screenshot of Facebook on iPhone

In the new screen that at this point is shown to you, tap on the icon depicting three dots located at the top right and then presses on the item Delete photos attached to the menu that is shown on the screen.

Delete photo album

If, on the other hand, you want to delete photos from Facebook by acting on entire albums and directly from your smartphone or tablet, press the icon of the social network app on your device, if required, log in to your account and then press the icon depicting three lines that you find located on the right side of the screen displayed. Scroll now the menu that is shown to you, envy the voice Photo and then press on it.

Screenshot of Facebook on iPhone

Now click on the item Album to view all the photo albums you have shared on your profile, then locate the album you want to act on and press on it. In the new screen displayed, tap on the item Edit which is placed at the top right and then presses on the item Delete album placed at the bottom.