Why can I not delete my messages?
Go to Settings, Apps, Apps Manager (or All), find you SMS app. Do a force stop, clear cache and clear data. Exit settings and reboot. that may help.
How do I get rid of text messages that wont delete?
Press your finger down on the message text until a menu comes up. Unlock the message - thats how I was able to delete a message that would not delete the regular way.
Why cant I delete single messages on iPhone?
Tap and hold on a message and a menu will pop up at the bottom with the options Copy and More... Select more and you can select individual messages and then tap the trash can icon to delete selected messages.
Why do my deleted text messages keep coming back?
Text messages hang around after you “delete” them because of how the iPhone deletes data. When you “delete” some kinds of items from the iPhone, they dont actually get removed. Instead, theyre marked for deletion by the operating system and hidden so that they appear to be gone.
Are deleted messages gone forever?
Deleting a text message on an Android phone doesnt remove it from your phone immediately. Your phone will mark the data as inactive until new data is created, which will then eventually overwrite the deleted text.