Instagram Post and Comment Edit How-To

Step-by-step instructions to edit Instagram posts and comments.

In the PC/Android world, there are some Instagram activities you can do on your stand-alone computer and some exclusive to your smartphone.

Box = Stand-alone computer/laptop
Phone = Smartphone

Use your phone to make Instagram post edits

  • Click on the post you wish to edit.
  • Click on the three dots in the upper right corner.

 

Edit a Post

Delete a Comment

Use your smartphone

  • Tap and hold the comment bubble.
  • Navigate/scroll down to the post you wish to delete.
  • Tap and hold an area with no text until it turns blue.
  • Once the blue screen appears, a trash can icon will show in the upper right corner. Click on that.

Edit a Comment

Use box + smartphone

  • On your box, copy the comment you plan to edit.
  • On your phone, tap and hold the comment bubble.
  • Navigate/scroll down to the post you wish to edit.
  • Tap and hold an area with no text until it turns blue.
  • Once the blue screen appears, a trash can icon will show in the upper right corner. Click on that.
  • Return to your box, click on the comment bubble and paste the text from your clipboard. Make edits/changes, then hit enter.

 

Editing Post during a Promotion

While a promotion is in progress, editing functions are blocked.

However, edits can be made when the promotion is paused.

Once edits/changes are complete, the promotion can be unpaused.

 

If you liked this post, you may also like Exterminating Breeding Typos

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s