How to Undo Messages on iPhone in iOS 16

I have been using iMessage for ten years to chat with my friends and loved ones. Ever since using this app on my iPhone, sometimes I come across a situation where I send the message to the wrong person or send the wrong message to the right person. At the time, I was wondering if there would be a feature of messages not sent on iPhone.

Thanks to the latest iOS 16 that allows users to edit and delete iMessage on iPhone. Yes that’s right. Apple has announced the iOS 16 update with the new unsent message feature. This new feature would help users to undo and edit iMessage on iPhone if user made mistakes while sending the message. Without further ado, let’s find out how to undo a message on iPhone.

How to Undo Messages on iPhone in iOS 16

Remark: iOS 16 is only available to developers and the final version will be released to everyone in September.

  1. Find the message you want to delete on your iPhone.
  2. Then long press it.
  3. Tap Undo Send.
  4. The message will literally explode and disappear from the chat.
  5. If you made a typo, you can tap Edit instead and make your corrections.

While undoing or editing the message on iPhone, make sure to make the change within 15 minutes of sending the message. You can also recover recently deleted messages up to 30 days after deletion.

Here’s how to unsend messages in the iMessage app on an iPhone with iOS 16. Hope you know how to use the new undo messages feature in iOS 16 on your iPhone. If you need more tips, don’t hesitate to ask in the comment box.

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