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How to remove comments from Instagram direct

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How to remove comments from Instagram direct: Are you going to do a live on Instagram, but the idea that some “heckler” can annoy you during the live terrifies you? When you watch live shows made by other users, do the comments that appear overlay distract you? If you answered yes to at least one of these questions, know that you are in the right place at the right time!

In the next paragraphs of this guide, in fact, you will find explained how to remove comments from Instagram direct acting both on their live shows and on those made by other people (even if in the latter case the only way to do this is to view the broadcast from a PC). This is a very simple operation, trust me.

If you are ready to get started, I would say to get right into the tutorial and see in detail how to proceed. Strength and courage: make yourself comfortable, take the time you need to concentrate on reading the next paragraphs and you will see that you will not have the slightest problem in deactivating comments from live on Instagram. Happy reading and have fun!

How to remove comments from Instagram direct on Android

We see how to remove comments from live Instagram on Android acting first on your live shows and then on those you participate in as spectators.

To disable comments in your streams, log into Instagram from his official appclick on the icon cottage (bottom left) and presses the icon of camera (top left). Now, scroll the menu located at the bottom left or right (depends on the mode currently set) until you set the option Live.

To start streaming, then tap the circular button located at the bottom (center), wait for the live stream to start and press the i icon three vertical dots (to the right of the text field Comment, located at the bottom left). Finally, select the item Disable comments And that’s it.

From now on, viewers of the live broadcast will not be able to comment, unless you decide to activate the function disabled just now (by pressing the three vertical dots and then pressing on the voice Enable comments).

If instead of deactivating the comments of all participants you want to remove only those of a specific user, perhaps because they are inappropriate, you can do so by tapping on one of the comments sent by the user in question, by selecting the item Hide live video for [nome utente] from the menu that appears and confirming the operation using the button Hide. In this way, in addition to deactivating the user’s comments, you will prevent the latter from seeing the live stream itself and also the stories.

Regarding the deactivate the comments of a direct Instagram made by other users, as I mentioned in the introduction of the article, at the time of writing it is not possible to do this from the mobile version of Instagram. If you really want to see the live stream without reading the comments of others, you can watch it from your PC, since in the Web version of Instagram and in its application for Windows 10, the comments of others are not visible by default.

How to remove comments from Instagram streams on iPhone

Disable iPhone Instagram Direct Comments

Regarding the remove comments from live Instagram on iPhone what was said in the chapter on Android: it is possible to do this only for the comments of one’s own direct and not those of others.

To proceed, therefore, start the live: to do this, access Instagram from his official apppresses the icon of cottage at the bottom left and tap on the symbol of camera which is located at the top left. Then, scroll the menu at the bottom left or right (depending on the mode set at this moment), until you activate the option Live.

Now, to start streaming, tap the circular button located at the bottom (in the center), wait a few moments for the live broadcast to start and tap on the i symbol three horizontal dots located on the right in the text field Comment (bottom left), then select the item Disable comments in the menu that appeared on the screen.

Mission accomplished! From this moment on, those who participate in the live broadcast as spectators will no longer be able to comment (unless you decide to activate the comments again by tapping on the three vertical dots and selecting the wording Enable comments from the appropriate menu).

Even on the iPhone, you can mute the comments of a specific user, instead of removing the comments of all viewers. To do this, tap on one of the comments sent by the user in question, select the item Hide live video for [nome utente] and confirm this by pressing the button Hide. In this way, in addition to deactivating the user’s comments, you will prevent him from seeing the live stream and the stories.

As I told you, in the Instagram app it is not possible to remove the comments of a live broadcast made by other users. The only way to do this is to watch the live from a PC, since in the Web version of Instagram and in its application for Windows 10, the comments of others are not visible by default.

How to remove comments from Instagram direct on PC

See live Instagram Windows 10

You have come to this guide with the aim of discovering how to remove comments from Instagram direct from PC? I’m sorry to disappoint you but, at the time of writing, it is not possible to start live Instagram (and, consequently, manage the comments of viewers) neither by acting from the Web version of the social network, nor from the official app of the service for Windows 10.

The only thing you can do is watch it live from your PC. To do this, log into Instagram on his application for Windows 10 or his own web versionclick on the icon cottage located at the top right of the window and, if live events started by the users you follow are available, you can view them in the section dedicated to Storiesby clicking on the wording Live present on the profile photo of the person who initiated the broadcast.

I remind you that, watching a live broadcast from PC, any comments from other people will not be shown, as I have already told you in the previous lines.