Unfortunately, regular Instagram users don’t have the option to hide messages in their inbox. However, you can long-press on a message thread to delete them or mute the thread, so you won’t receive notifications. … Of course, you can always move the messages from General to Primary later if you wish.
Hidden messages help make sure that your inbox is not full. Both Instagram and Facebook allow any person who finds your profile to send you a private message. However, while messages from your friends appear in your alerts and inbox directly, messages from others are hidden in a separate place for message requests.
How do I see unseen messages on Instagram?
The good news is that these hidden messages are easy to find.
- To see if you have any hidden Instagram messages, tap the inbox icon at the top right of the app. …
- If you have any hidden messages, a little blue bar will appear at the top of your inbox saying you have “message requests.”
What is the secret conversations feature on Instagram?
Secret Conversations enables two friends to speak to each other in an encrypted space which no-one else, including Facebook, is able to view. The feature provides users with device keys that ensure no one can sneak a peak at what they say to each other.
Can we archive chats on Instagram?
As mentioned in the introduction, sometimes you may need to archive Instagram messages, especially when you are managing a shared business account. Unluckily, the official app has no feature called “Instagram archive messages” and hence, you can’t archive your old messages to better manage your DMs.
Open Up Messenger And Go To Your “Me” Screen
You’ll notice that just below “Payments” you can find the “Secret Conversations” option.