Are you looking to delete your Instagram account? If you own an Instagram account but for some reason you want to delete it, you can do it without any hassle.
Instagram’s popularity has exploded over the past years. From a kid app to the app accepted by young and old, Instagram has become a place some people can’t do without visiting daily. Unfortunately, your privacy is important and you may want to be a little conscious about it.
We have seen several people disable or delete their Instagram account in the past for reasons known to them. Sometimes ago, Cardi B temporarily disabled her Instagram account because subs are getting to her and she was tired of seeing subs from fans.
It happens! Life is not always fair. If after opening an Instagram account, you feel like deleting it permanently or disabling it for a certain period, and you don’t know how to go about it, we are here to help.
In this article, you will learn how to delete or disable your Instagram account.
Note: have it in mind that Instagram has no account deactivation that can allow you to revive your account when you need it the way you can do with Facebook. Once you click on delete or disable button, your Instagram account and everything you’ve published will be gone forever. So you might want to consider disabling it temporarily.
How to temporarily disable your Instagram account?
Temporary disabling of your account is the best option in case you want to use it again in the future. If you choose to disable your Instagram account, it means you are only hiding it and can reactivate it by logging back in.
To temporarily disable your account, sign into your Instagram account and go to setting then click your user name at the right side of your screen.
Click on “Edit Profile” icon next to your user name. You will see “Temporarily disable my account” at the bottom of your screen. Click on it and tell Instagram the reason you are disabling your account. Re-enter your password and hit “Temporarily Disable Account” button. Our account will be temporarily disabled.
How to permanently delete your Instagram account?
Do you really want to permanently delete your Instagram account? Instagram doesn’t want you to do this, but it is your choice.
Deleting your account is a little tough, but since you won’t find a delete link in your account setting, you can follow this link. Once the page is loaded, sign into your Instagram account.
After signing in, you will see the page to delete your account permanently. Choose a reason why you want to delete your account. Enter your password and click “Permanently delete my account” button. Your account Instagram will be gone forever.