How to Delete Twitter from an iPhone 6

Twitter is one of the most popular social media networks around, but it isn’t for everyone.

If you have installed the app on your iPhone and found that you either dislike it or no longer use it, then you may be wondering how to remove it from the device.

Fortunately, the Twitter app can be uninstalled from your iPhone 6 in the same way as any other third-party app. Our guide below will present you with two different options for deleting the app from your device.

Deleting the Twitter App from an iPhone in iOS 8

The steps in this article were written using an iPhone 6 Plus, in iOS 8.1.3.

However, these same steps will work on most other iPhones, in most other versions of iOS.

If you wish to remove the Twitter app because you are tired of receiving notifications, consider changing your notification settings before uninstalling the app.

Step 1: Locate the Twitter app on your device.

open the twitter app

Step 2: Tap and hold your finger on the Twitter app icon until the app starts to shake, then tap the small x at the top-left corner of the app icon.

tap the x on the twitter icon

Step 3: Tap the Delete button to confirm that you wish to delete the app and its data from your device.

tap the delete button

Note that you can also delete the Twitter app from your iPhone with the alternate method below.

Alternate Method for Removing Twitter App

This section discusses a way to delete iPhone apps that involves going through the Settings menu.

For additional information on this method and removing apps, read this how to remove apps from iPhone 8 article.

Step 1: Tap the Settings icon.

open the settings menu

Step 2: Select the General option.

open the general menu

Step 3: Select the Usage option.

select the usage option

Step 4: Select the Manage Storage option.

select the manage storage option

Step 5: Select the Twitter app.

select the twitter app

Step 6: Tap the Delete App button.

tap the delete app button

Step 7: Tap the Delete App button at the bottom of the screen to confirm that you wish to delete the app and its’ data from your device.

confirm app deletion

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