How To Permanently Delete Instagram Account - Delete Instagram Account


If you wan to Delete Instagram Account, your profile, photographs, videos, comments, likes, and followers will all be permanently erased. If you just want to take a break, you can also temporarily disable your account. After your account has been deactivated, you can re-register with the same username or add it to another account, as long as it hasn't been stolen by another Instagram user.

You may not be allowed to re-register with the same username if your account was suspended due to a breach of the Community Guidelines. For security reasons, we are unable to delete your account. You must be able to log into your account in order to request deletion. If you can't remember your password or username, try these logging-in tips.

Please email us at to get your account permanently removed.

  • Log in and download a copy of your data before you cancel your Instagram account (such as images and posts). After your account is canceled, you won't be able to use Instagram's Data Download feature
  • Go to the Delete Your Account Page from a mobile device or a PC. You'll be prompted to log in to Instagram on the web if you haven't already. The app does not allow you to delete your Instagram account
  • Delete [username] by clicking or tapping it

Delete your Instagram account

From the drop-down menu, choose an option. Then enter your password once more. You'll have the opportunity to permanently delete your account after selecting a reason from the options.


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If you want to delete a different account, follow these steps:

  • On the Delete, Your Account Page, click or press the username in the top right corner.
  • Select Log out from the drop-down menu next to Edit profile.
  • Return to the account you want to delete and complete the steps outlined above.

After 30 days, your account and all of your information will be permanently deleted, and you will be unable to restore it. The material will be subject to Instagram's Terms of Service and Data Policy during that period, and it will be inaccessible to other Instagram users.

Once started, the deletion procedure can take up to 90 days to complete. After the 90-day period has passed, copies of your material may be kept in backup storage, which we use to restore data in the event of a disaster, software failure, or other data loss event. For legal reasons, terms violations, or harm prevention measures, your information may be stored. Additional information is available in our Data Policy.

How do I disable my Instagram account temporarily?

This feature is still being tested. If you see the option to "temporarily disable my account," use these steps instead.

If you temporarily disable your account, your profile, photographs, comments, and likes will be hidden. Logging back in will bring it back to life. From a computer or mobile browser, you can only disable your Instagram account.

To temporarily disable your Instagram account:

Instagram.com from a computer:

  1. Use a computer to access Instagram.com. You can't temporarily disable your Instagram account in the app.
  2. Click on your profile image in the upper right corner, then Profile, and then Edit profile.
  3. Click Temporarily disable my account in the bottom right corner.
  4. Why are you logging out of your account? From the drop-down menu, choose an option. Then enter your password once more. You'll have the option to disable your account after selecting a reason from the menu and entering your password.
  5. Temporarily disable the account.

Instagram.com from mobile browser:

  1. Instagram.com can be accessed using a mobile browser. You can't temporarily disable your Instagram account in the app.
  2. Tap your profile image in the lower right corner, then Profile, and then Edit profile.
  3. Tap, and Temporarily disable my account in the lower right corner
  4. Why are you disabling your account? Select an item from the drop-down menu. and enter your password again. After you've picked a reason from the menu and entered your password, you'll have the option to disable your account.
  5. Disable the account temporarily

You must be able to log in to temporarily disable your account. If you can't remember your password or username, try these logging-in tips. If you don't want to disable your account but want to manage who may view your postings, you can make them private or block specific people. Follow these procedures if you wish to delete your Instagram account.

Recover Instagram Account

There is no way to recover your account after it has been completely deleted. However, several individuals swear by the workaround approach shown below.

To summarize, just like we did earlier, you must declare your Instagram account hacked. This is how it's done.

  1. To begin, go to Instagram and type in your username or email address, then click the "Get help signing in" option.
  2. Choose 'I'm having difficulty logging in.'
  3. Follow the prompts to proceed, such as selecting the type of account you'd like to recover and 'My account was hacked.'
  4. Then select "hear more about your experience."
  5. Fill out the forms, and Instagram will send you an email within a few hours. You'll need to provide documentation, such as images you've uploaded to that account, your username, email address, and/or a verification code, for this to work.

FAQs

When I delete my Instagram account, what happens to my data?

According to Instagram, completely deleting your account can take up to 90 days, so some information about your account may still be stored on its servers. In contrast, Instagram's Data Policy states that the company may preserve information about your account for up to 90 days. For legal reasons or in connection with a violation of the firm's terms of service, the company may keep information.

Is it possible to delete the account of my child?

Unfortunately, you won't be able to delete your child's Instagram account without the user's login information. According to Instagram's restrictions, only the account owner can remove the account via the processes outlined above.