Deactivating or Deleting an Instagram account is an ideal option for those who want to get rid of all associated memories due to some personal or any other reasons. Sometimes overuse of social media could trigger frustration and negatively influence on person’s mind. Keeping these things in mind, I am here with a simple guide to delete an Instagram account.
Since there is no such an option available to remove Instagram account within the app setting, you won’t be able to delete it right from the app. But here is a simple trick you should follow from your browser to delete an Instagram account on Android, iPhone, and computer. Let’s find out how to do it!
How to Delete Instagram Account on Android, iPhone, and Computer
Note: Once you delete your Instagram account, all of your photos, videos, likes, comments, followers, and profile will permanently eliminate. Moreover, you won’t be able to sign up again with the same username or add that username to another account.
Step #1. First off, open any web browser on your smartphone or computer.
Step #2. Visit Instagram deleting page here and sing in your Instagram account.
Step #3. From the drop-down menu next to “Why are you deleting your account?” select the reason of removing Instagram account. Here’s I’m choosing “Created a second account”.
Note: You will see the option to permanently delete your account only after you have selected a reason from the drop-down menu. So, make sure to choose a reason.
Step #4. Now the app will again ask you to “re-enter your password”.
Step #5. Enter your password and tap on the red colored button with “Permanently delete my account”.
Well, you can also temporarily disable the Instagram account in a case if you do not want to permanently delete your Instagram account. Here’s how to temporarily disable the Instagram:
How to Temporary Disable Instagram Account
Check out this thorough guide about how to temporary disable Instagram Account
This is how you can permanently remove and temporarily disable the Instagram account on your iPhone, Android or computer. Hope you perfectly followed this tutorial and successfully deleted or disabled your Instagram account.