With time there has been a splurge of these networking applications in the market. If you too have grown tired of one app let鈥檚 say, 鈥楾elegram Messenger鈥 and you wish to delete it permanently, then you have come to the right place.

Step 1. Delete Telegram Chats & Messages on iPhone (Recoverable)

Option 1. Delete Single Telegram Chat

  1. Launch Telegram and go to 鈥淐hats鈥.
  2. Swipe each chat and click on the red 鈥淒elete鈥 button appears at the right.
  3. A option will pop up at the bottom to confirm. Choose 鈥淐lear History鈥 and it will just remove the chat history but leave the contact there. Choose 鈥淒elete鈥 and it will completely remove the whole chat from the screen.

Option 2. Delete Multiple Telegram Chats at Once


  1. When you are in the 鈥淐hats鈥 window, tap 鈥淓dit鈥 at the top left corner.
  2. You will see a red 鈥-鈥 circle button at the left of each chat. Tap one red circle and click 鈥淒elete鈥 button.
  3. You will be asked to choose 鈥淒elete鈥 the whole chat or just 鈥淐lear History鈥.
  4. Do the same to other chat. Once done, hit 鈥淒one鈥 button at the top left corner.


However, you just simply delete Telegram message from your iPhone. There is a vast difference when you say you 鈥Delete鈥 something as compared to 鈥Permanently Delete鈥 something.

Normal deletion just let deleted data invisible. Third party recovery tools can access your iPhone database in deep to retrieve. You鈥檇 best permanently delete your Telegram messages if you don鈥檛 need them. Once done, you can get rid of the worries of privacy leak.

Step 2. Permanently Delete iPhone Telegram Messages on Computer (100% Unrecoverable!)

iPhone itself cannot permanently delete something. There are still plenty of leftovers after performing the Step 1. To ensure that the deleted Telegram messages cannot be recovered, you must permanently erase the leftovers. You can take advantage of iMyFone Umate Pro. Only those software which applies overwriting technologies can do this. iMyFone Umate Pro has a specific feature which enables you to permanently delete data. Telegram data is inclusive.

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Key Features:

  • Erase Third-Party App Fragments: Though private fragments left by apps such as Telegram, WhatsApp, Snapchat, Facebook, Chrome, etc. are incomplete, them may contain your private data, like password, contacts, etc. iMyFone Umate Pro can erase them permanently.
  • Erase Private Data: You can preview and select the unwanted ones for permanent erasure. Contacts, messages, Safari caches and history, voice memo, WhatsApp messages & media, and more are inclusive.
  • Erase Deleted Files: The already deleted files will be saved on your iPhone database. In order to get rid of this stubborn data, you can very well use this option.
  • Erase All Data: This mode would clear data of all sorts from your iPhone. And all the data in Telegram will be completely removed.

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iMyFone Umate Pro is fully compatible with iOS 14 and reported by many well-known medias, like macworld.co.uk, Makeuseof.com, Cultofmac.com etc.

To run the permanent erasure to delete Telegram messages, you just need to follow:

1. Connect your iPhone to computer and launch iMyFone Umate Pro iPhone Data Eraser.


2. Choose the erase mode 鈥淓rase Private Fragments鈥 and hit 鈥淪can鈥 button. It will take a few minutes to finish the process.


3. When the scanning process is finished, you will find how many Telegram message fragments on your iPhone. Check it and click on Erase Now.



Apart from that, iMyFone Umate Pro also has another erase mode which are useful as well:

iMyFone Umate Pro Can also Clear Telegram Caches

You can take this opportunity and delve into 鈥1-Click Free Up Space鈥 feature equipped to delete and eliminate any junk files or temporary folders present on your device. The greatest thing about this option is that its hassle free and very time efficient. When running 鈥淛unk Files鈥, it will thoroughly remove all your app cache, and Telegram cache is inclusive. It is totally free. You can have a try.


Useful Tip to Delete Sent Telegram Messages

In the latest version of Telegram, it adds a new function of deleting the sent messages. This means once you deleted the sent messages, it will be delete from both sender and receiver. It is really helpful for many people who are regret about what they sent and want to remedy their mistake.
The steps to delete sent telegram messages are as below:

Step 1: Tap on the message you want to delete until it shows the message has been selected.

Step 2: Click the icon of the trash can on the lower left corner.

Step 3: Select "Delete for me and XX", then your message will be deleted from both your and XX's chats.

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  • From v.3.16, Telegram supports this function.
  • The messages can only be deleted within 48 hours.
  • You can only delete the messages you sent from the receiver's position.