How to Delete an Instagram Account Permanently
Updated on October 04, 2020
Have you decided to delete your Instagram account but don't know how? Well, if you no longer want to keep using Instagram, then you're in the right place. Just keep in mind that once you delete an Instagram account, you won't be able to reactivate it again or use the same username. In addition, everything you have uploaded to your Instagram account will be removed, such as photos, videos, and the same thing for followers, comments and likes.
So, if you're interested in deleting your Instagram account, simply follow the steps below. I'll show you exactly how it's done on both computer and phone. Ready? Let's get started!
1. How to Delete Instagram Account on Computer?
Log into your Instagram account using your username and password.
Now, go to the URL and replace www with help and press Enter on your keyboard. It should be like this:
Type delete account in the search box and select How do I delete my Instagram account?
Scroll down and click the link that says Delete Your Account.
Next to Why are you deleting your account?, choose a reason for the deletion.
Enter your password, then press Permanently delete my account button.
In the popup window, click OK.
That's it! that's how you delete an Instagram account on computer. If you'd like to delete your Instagram account on phone, follow the steps described below.
2. How to Delete Instagram Account on phone?
Open the Instagram app and log into your account.
Tap the Profile icon at the bottom right of the page.
In the top right corner of the page, tap the three lines icon.
Tap Help Center.
Tap on Managing Your Account.
Tap on Delete Your Account.
Tap on How do I delete my Instagram account?.
Scroll down and Tap Delete Your Account link.
Enter your username and password, then tap Log in.
Choose the reason for deleting your Instagram account.
Enter your password once more, then tap Permanently delete my account.
Finally, tap OK to confirm the deletion of your Instagram account.
That's it! That's how you delete an Instagram account on phone.
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