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Twitter is one of the most widely used social media platforms, also considered a microblogging platform. It has millions of daily active users that utilize this platform for sharing information, news, ideas, views, opinions, etc. With a limit of 280 characters, a user can post the whole story or spread the word online with his Twitter handle. People can use different features provided by Twitter; Retweet and Quote Retweet are a few. The users can use the Retweet or RT feature to share someone else’s or their Tweet online. Sometimes, you may Retweet the wrong post or make typo errors; what will you do in this situation? Learn how to delete a Retweet, Undo Retweet, or Quote Retweet to save yourself from embarrassment.

In the previous article, we shared how to delete a Tweet once posted on Twitter. Read on to learn more.

How to Delete a Retweet on Desktop?

Follow this step-by-step guide on deleting a retweet.

Step 1: Open the official Twitter website and sign up or log in to your account.

Step 2: Press on the Profile option on the menu bar on the left of the Home screen.

How to delete a retweet profile section

Step 3: Look for a Retweet you want to delete.

Alternatively,

Step 3: Click on the Retweet you want to delete to open it.

How to undo a retweet

Step 4: Press the highlighted Retweet icon (green-colored).

Click to undo a retweet

Step 5: Select Undo Retweet to delete Retweet from your profile.

The Retweet icon will change color once removed.

How to Delete a Quote Retweet?

Follow this detailed step-by-step guide to learn how to delete retweets quoted from your account.

Step 1: Open the official Twitter website and sign up or log in to your account.

Step 2: Press on the Profile option on the menu bar on the left of the Home screen.

How to delete quoted tweet - profile section

Step 3: Look for the Quote Retweet you want to delete. After clicking on the three dots, you get an option to delete this quote tweet.

How to delete a quote tweet

Alternatively,

Step 3: Click on the Quote Retweet you want to delete to open it.

Open a quote tweet

Step 4: Press the three dots in the top right corner and click on delete for deleting a Retweet.

How to delete a quote tweet alternative way

Step 5: Select Delete again to confirm.

How to Delete a Retweet on Android?

Follow the step-by-step guide for deleting Retweet from your account.

Step 1: Open the official Twitter app on Android and login into your account.

Step 2: Tap on the three bars on the left corner of the Home screen and select profile.

Step 3: Search for the Retweet you want to delete.

How to delete a retweet on Android

Alternatively,

Step 3: Tap on the Retweet you want to delete to open it.

Step 4: Press the highlighted Retweet icon (green-colored).

Undo retweet on Android

Step 5: Select Undo Retweet to delete Retweet from your profile.

The Retweet icon will change color once removed.

How to Delete a Quote Retweet?

Follow these detailed steps on how to delete a Retweet you have quoted from your account.

Step 1: Open the official Twitter website and log in to your account.

Step 2: Press on the Profile option on the menu bar on the left of the Home screen.

Step 3: Go to the Quote Retweet you want to delete.

Alternatively,

Step 3: Select the Quote Retweet you want to delete to open it.

Step 4: Press the three dots in the top right corner and click on Delete Tweet.

Step 5: Select Yes to confirm.

FAQs on Delete Retweet

Why can I no longer see my Retweet?

Your Retweet will no longer be available on your profile if the original author has deleted it or if his account is suspended or deleted.

Will Retweet disappear from my profile if the owner blocks me?

No, the Retweet will still be visible to you and anyone who visits your profile.

Why can’t I Retweet some Tweets?

You can’t Retweet the content from the profile with a lock icon. The Tweets on this user’s profile are protected from being viewed publicly, so no one, including the followers, can share them.

How many times can you Retweet your own Tweets?

You can Retweet the same Tweet only once on your account.

The post How to Delete a Retweet and Quote Retweet from Twitter? appeared first on TechPrevue. The author is Vinay Prajapati.

Angelica Gaskins
Angelica Gaskins is the Editor of Techtear. She’s an award-winning blogger and author, and an occasional consultant on tech startup marketing strategy. She focuses on technology related news coverage, other editorial content, and working with the growing community of correspondents and contributors.
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Angelica Gaskins
Angelica Gaskins is the Editor of Techtear. She’s an award-winning blogger and author, and an occasional consultant on tech startup marketing strategy. She focuses on technology related news coverage, other editorial content, and working with the growing community of correspondents and contributors.
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