How to Delete Photos and Videos From Facebook

Need to get rid of some photos on Facebook? This tutorial will teach you how to delete photos and videos from Facebook from Android, iOS, or a Desktop PC browser.

Note: If you’re looking to remove photos that other people have posted, you cannot unless they are against Facebook’s TOS. You can however remove tags from photos

From a Desktop PC Browser

  1. Login to Facebook.
  2. Select “Photos” on the left menu, located in the “Apps” section.
  3. Navigate to the photo or video you wish to delete.
  4. Mouse over the photo or video you wish to delete, then select the “Edit or Remove” icon located at the upper-right corner of the photo.
  5. Choose “Delete This Photo“.

From Facebook Mobile Site

Note: There is currently no way to delete videos from a mobile device, but you can delete photos.

  1. Login to Facebook’s mobile website.
  2. Tap the Menu box located toward the upper-left portion of the screen.
  3. Tap “Photos“.
  4. Tap “See My Albums” at the top of the page.
  5. Choose the album your photo is located in.
  6. Choose the photo you wish to delete.
  7. Tap the “Edit Photo” link.
  8.  Tap the “Delete Photo” link

 From iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch App

  1. Open the Facebook app, then tap the “More” option in the lower-right corner.
  2.  Select “Photos“.
  3. Select “Albums“, then open the picture you wish to delete.
  4. With the photo displayed, tap the three dots at the bottom of the screen, then select Delete Photo“.

From Android App

  1. Open the Facebook app, then tap the Menu box in the upper-right corner.
  2. Select “Photos“.
  3. Select the photo you wish to delete.
  4. Press “Menu” > “More” > “Delete photo“.


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