This tutorial explains how to delete specific photo from Instagram carousel post. Instagram has now added the option to delete individual photos or videos from a carousel post. You can now edit an older or new album and then remove a specific photo from it without deleting and re-uploading that album again.
It was really pain on Instagram that you cannot delete a specific photos from an uploaded album. But now, the edit option on Instagram lets you remove specific photo or video if you edit a carousel post. This was one of the most demanded feature by users and it is finally here. You can try it out right now by updating Instagram app to the latest version.
However, with that begin said, this feature is only available on iOS app of Instagram. Android app of Instagram will get this update in a few days. So, if you are using Instagram on your iPhone then you can now easily delete a specific photo from an old or new media gallery.
How to Delete Individual Photos from Instagram Carousel Post?
The new delete option appears as a popup button on all the carousel post in Instagram on iOS. No matter if the carousel post is full of all photos, all videos or mixed media type. You can easily edit caption, hashtags, and remove specific photo or video from the collection as well.
Update to the latest version of Instagram on app store and then open it up. Click on the 3 dot icon on a carousel to view the post options.
Select Edit option and then it will take you to the editor.
Here you can now literally edit anything. To remove a specific photo, just touch to slide the gallery and find the photo you want to delete. A delete icon will appear on the top left side of the post and you can tap on that to delete the photo or video instantly.
This is it. You can now edit a carousel post on Instagram to remove a specific photo. Just use the above steps every time to do it with ease. Also, you can delete multiple media files from the post if you want to. It works in all the business as well personal profiles for now. And if you are using Instagram on iOS and still hasn’t got this feature then you just have to wear a bit more.
Instagram has been doing some massive changes lately by adding and removing features. Recently they added the link in story option for everyone and now this. Deleting a photo from the edit mode of Instagram post is really useful feature and a lot of users were annoyed by the fact that they had to delete entire album if any wrong photo uploads to the IG gallery. But I am glad now that they won’t have to do that anymore.