Apple recently rolled out the much-awaited iPadOS 16 update. The latest version of the operating system brings various useful features and one such feature is the ability to unsend and edit messages. With the iPadOS 16 update you can unsend and edit messages in the Messages app. With this feature you can easily fix a typo or pull back a message that you accidentally sent to the wrong person. Your recipient sees that you unsend a message and your edit history.
It is important to note that you can unsend a recently sent message for up to two minutes after sending it.
Here’s how you can unsend a message:
Touch and hold the message bubble, then tap Undo Send.
A note confirming that you unsent the message appears in both conversation transcripts: yours and your recipient’s.
How to edit a sent message
You can also edit a sent message with iPadOS 16. You can edit a recently sent message up to five times within 15 minutes of sending it.
Follow the below mentioned steps to edit a sent message.
In Messages, select a conversation with the message you want to edit.
Touch and hold the message bubble, then tap Edit.Make any changes, then tap the Accept Changes button to resend with edits or the Cancel button to revert.