How to Delete Facebook & Messenger Group 2020

Facebook is the most popular social media. You can create a group on both Facebook and Messenger. But, often you need to delete a group you created on Facebook for various purposes. If you want to delete a Facebook or Messenger group, then this article is for you.

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Summary of Deleting a Facebook/Messenger Group

  • The group owner/ creator has to remove every member of a group.
  • After that, he has to leave the group if he wishes to delete the Facebook or Messenger group.

How to Delete a Facebook Group on Android

With the following steps you can easily delete a Facebook group on android (If you are the creator/ owner of the group) using web browser:-

How to delete a group on Facebook from mobile
Fig-1: How to delete a group on Facebook from mobile browser
Leave and Delete Facebook group from Android
Fig-2: How to delete a group on Facebook from mobile browser
  • After Log In to your Facebook account, tap on Menu or Navigation Option which is on the top bar.
  • Then, scroll down & click on Groups.
  • Find & Select the group you want to delete.
  • Tap on More, click on View Group Info (you can also tap on the group name to View Group Info) and click on Members.
  • Click the “More” button next to each member’s name and then select “Remove from Group” and Hit “Confirm”
  • Remove every single member from the group in this process.
  • After removing all the members from the group, select the More button next to your name. Select Leave Group and then Leave and Delete.

Done. You just successfully deleted the group.

How to Delete a Facebook Group on PC/Laptop

With the following steps you can easily delete a Facebook group on PC/Laptop (If you are the creator/ owner of the group) using web browser:-

  • After log in to your Facebook Account, click on Down Arrow (which is on topbar) and select Manage Groups.
  • Select the group you want to delete from Group You Manage section which is on the left sidebar of that page.
  • Tap on Members on the left sidebar of the page.
  • Tap on “More” button next to each member’s name and then select “Remove from Group” and Hit “Confirm”
  • Remove every single member from the group in this process.
  • After removing all the members from the group, select the More button next to your name. Select Leave Group and then Leave and Delete.

Done. You just successfully deleted the group.

How to Delete a Facebook Group on Facebook/ Lite App

How to delete a Facebook group from Android app
Remove all members from Facebook group
How to leave Facebook group

If you are a creator/owner, then you can easily delete a Facebook group with the following steps:-

  • Go to Navigation Option.
  • Then, scroll down & click on Groups.
  • Search the group that you want to delete. You can also find the group by click on See More.
  • Click on Admin Tools
  • Tap on Members.
  • Remove every single member from the group (If you tap on a member, then you will find an option to remove that person from group)
  • After you remove all the members from the group, then leave the group. (If you tap on group name, then you will find a Leave Group option)

Done. You just successfully deleted the group.

How to Delete a Messenger Group chat on Messenger/ Messenger Lite

If you are a creator/owner, then you can easily delete a Messenger group with the following steps:-

Read also> How To Get/ Share Messenger Group Link

  • Click on Info button of the messenger group that you want to delete.
  • Tap on See Group Members.
  • Click the “More” button next to each member’s name and then select “Remove from Group” and Hit “Confirm”
  • Remove every single member from the group in this process.
  • After you remove all the members from the group, then leave the group. (If you tap on Info button, then you will find a Leave Chat option)

Done. You just successfully deleted the group.

Who Can Delete A Facebook Group

One more thing, only the group owner/creator is able to delete Facebook or Messenger groups. Group admins can’t delete a group rather they can archive a Facebook group unless the owner leaves.

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