HOW TO DELETE YOUR INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT

Find below the steps and instructions on how to delete your Instagram account. Digital Marketing Specialist at eDigital



HOW TO DELETE YOUR INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT

Instagram does NOT allow you to permanently delete an Instagram account from the Instagram app. You will need to visit Instagram.com. Instagram gives you two options for deleting an Instagram account:

  • You can delete your Instagram account permanently
  • You can delete your Instagram account temporarily.

Before you take any deletion action, it is important to let you know that you can always change who can see your account and your Instagram content, with no need of deleting your account. The below are some popular options taken by Instagram users who do not really want to delete their accounts:

If you still believe you want to delete your account, then follow the below steps…

HOW TO DELETE INSTAGRAM PERMANENTLY

These are the steps to delete your Instagram account permanently:

  1. You can’t delete your account from within the Instagram app.You will need to visit Instagram.com
  2. It is extremely important that you are logged into the right account you want to delete first.
  3. Once you are logged into the right Instagram account you want to delete, then visit the Delete Your Account page
  4. Instagram will be asking you: “Why are you deleting your account?” and re-enter your password.
  5. The option to permanently delete your account will only appear after you’ve selected one reason from the menu.
  6. Click or tap Permanently delete my account.

Instagram team does not delete accounts for anyone. If you are not able to login or forgot your password or user name, here some good tips on how to recover your username and password.

HOW TO DELETE INSTAGRAM TEMPORARILY

Instagram does NOT allow you to temporarily delete an Instagram account from the Instagram app. You will need to visit Instagram.com This a great option when you want to hide all your Instagram content for a while including your profile information, photos, videos, comments and likes. You can always re-activate your Instagram account by logging back in.

These are the steps to temporarily delete your Instagram account:

  1. Login to the right Instagram account you want to delete at Instagram.com – You will NOT be able to temporarily disable your Instagram account from your Instagram app-.
  2. Tap or click on the “man” symbol  in the top right and then select Edit Profile.
  3. Scroll down, then tap or click Temporarily disable my account in the bottom right.
  4. Select an option from the drop-down menu next to Why are you disabling your account? and re-enter your password. The option to disable your account will only appear after you’ve selected a reason from the menu.
  5. Tap or click Temporarily Disable Account.

Instagram team does not delete accounts for anyone. If you are not able to login or forgot your password or user name, here some good tips on how to recover your username and password.

You are done!



HOW TO DELETE YOUR INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT

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