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Remove members from a group chat
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on Apr 03, 2024

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Thegroup chat owner can remove members from a group chat. As a group chat owner, you're free to decide what's acceptable in your chat and remove members you don't want to see in the conversation. Regular group chat members can't remove other members.

If you remove someone by mistake or change your mind about them later, you can always re-add them to the chat.

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If you remove someone from a group chat, they don't receive a notification. When they open the group chat, they can see a message indicating that they are no longer a member of the group.

  1. 1
    From the tab bar, tap
    Messages
    .
  2. 2
    Open the group chat you want to remove members from.
  3. 3
    Tap the member list underneath the chat's name.
  4. 4
    Tap
    More options
    next to the member you want to remove.
  5. 5
    Select
    Remove from the group
    .
  6. 6
    Select
    Remove
    to confirm your decision.

If you want to remove multiple members in a batch, go to

Messages
> your group chat >
Manage members
and uncheck the boxes next to the members you want to remove. Tap
Confirm changes
to confirm your decision.