Twitter is one of the most popular and happening social media platforms in the world. Within a minute, your tweet can potentially be shared and retweeted across the globe. However, sometimes you might end up re-tweeting the same tweet and would like to delete it. Luckily, we have something for you that is going to make deleting retweets very easy. Let’s discuss.
Using Easy Tweet Deleter to Delete Retweets
To use Easy Tweet Deleter to delete retweets, you need to have an account on Twitter. Then, you need to visit the official website of Easy Tweet Deleter to allow the program to access your Twitter profile.
As can be seen in the screenshot below, Easy Tweet Deleter will ask for access, which is necessary for its operation.
Once you have approved the access request, Easy Tweet Deleter will present a detailed view of your tweets on its main page. Since you aim to delete retweets, you should make sure to archive your Twitter data and upload it to Easy Tweet Deleter.
To archive your data, visit the Settings & Privacy section of Twitter and click on Request archive. It might take a few minutes or even 1 or 2 days for Twitter to archive your data so be patient. Make sure that you add an email address to which Twitter will send the archived data.
Upon receiving the download link via email, click it to begin downloading the data. Once the data has downloaded, upload the tweet.js or tweet.json file to Easy Tweet Deleter. Extract the Twitter archive and locate a file named tweet.js or tweet.json. Now upload it to Easy Tweet Deleter.
As you can see in the screenshot below, Easy Tweet Deleter uploads all your tweets instantly and also differentiates tweets that have been retweeted using the retweet symbol in the type column.
If you wish to delete specific retweets, you can use the filter feature located on the left-hand panel. You will need to type the text you are looking for or use the dates on which you had originally retweeted the tweets. Furthermore, you can also search for particular types such as replies, media, and tweets made by you over time.
To delete the retweets, select the ones you wish to remove and click Delete.
To verify the deletion, visit your Twitter account and look for the retweet symbol (which won’t be there because the tweets have been successfully deleted).
Easy Tweet Deleter is an easy to use tool that helps you delete tweets, replies, and re-tweets within minutes. Perhaps the best fact about Easy Tweet Deleter is that it does not retain your personal information. It is secure and ensures that your data is in secure hands. Easy Tweet Deleter guarantees its users that it will keep their private information safe at all times.
Raza Ali Kazmi works as an editor and technology content writer at Sorcim Technologies (Pvt) Ltd. He loves to pen down articles on a wide array of technology related topics and has also been diligently testing software solutions on Windows & Mac platforms.