How to Unpin a Pin on Pinterest

Last Updated on December 30, 2020 by Jason

On Mobile for Pins

  • Open Pinterest on your smartphone. If you aren’t logged in, you will need to do so.
Pinterest on phone
  • Select the profile icon at the bottom right of the screen on iPhone, or top of the screen on Android.
profile icon
  • Select a board to open it. Within this you can remove selected pins.
Select a board
  • Select and hold a pin. This will prompt a few options to appear.
hold a pin
  • Find the ‘edit’ option. It will look like a pencil, and it will be between the airplane icon, and the push pin icon. Take your finger off the screen. The edit menu will come up.
edit
  • Select ‘delete’ which will be at the bottom of the screen.
delete
  • Select ‘delete’ to confirm. This will pop up at the bottom of your screen. This will remove the pin from your page, and take you back to the main board page.
delete

On Mobile for Boards

  • Open Pinterest on your smartphone.
pinterest mobile
  • Select the profile icon at the bottom on iPhone, and at the top on Android.
profile icon
  • Select a board, which will open the board so you can see all of your pins.
Select a board
  • Select the ‘edit’ icon, which is the pencil icon.
edit
  • Select ‘delete board’ which will be at the bottom of the screen.
delete board
  • Select ‘delete’ to confirm.
delete

On Desktop for Pins

  • Go to the Pinterest website. If you aren’t already logged in, you will need to do so.
Pinterest login
  • Click on the profile icon. This will be person shaped and located at the top right.
profile icon desktop
  • Select a board, which will open it. You can see your specific pins.
Select a board desktop
  • Place your mouse over a pin. Several icons will appear.
  • Select the pencil icon.
mouse cursor over a pin
  • Select ‘delete pin’. This is in the bottom left hand corner.
delete pin
  • Select ‘delete pin’ when asked. This will get rid of the pin from the board.
Delete pin

On Desktop for Boards

  • Go to the Pinterest website and log in.
Pinterest-Log-in-Page
  • Select the ‘profile’ icon.
profile icon desktop
  • Place your mouse over the board, so that you can see an ‘edit’ button appear.
mouse over the board
  • Select ‘edit’, which will open the ‘edit’ window of the board.
edit
  • Select ‘delete board’, which is located in the bottom right hand corner.
delete pin
  • Choose ‘delete board’ when asked. This will remove the board and all of its pins.
Delete pin
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