How To Deactivate IG From Phone

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Instagram is a social media platform that allows users to share photos and videos with their followers. Launched in 2010, Instagram has quickly grown in popularity.

While the app is primarily used for sharing personal content, it has also become a popular tool for businesses and brands.

If you’re no longer interested in using Instagram, you can deactivate your account. Deactivating your account will hide your profile and remove your content from the platform. Your data will still be stored by Instagram, but it will not be visible to other users.

How Do I Deactivate My Instagram?

To deactivate your Instagram account:

1. Log into the Instagram website and click on the profile icon in the top-right corner.
2. From the menu, select Settings.
3. Scroll down and select Deactivate Your Account.
4. Choose an explanation for why you’re leaving from the list provided, enter your password, and then hit Deactivate Account.

What Happens When You Deactivate Instagram?

When you deactivate Instagram, your account is hidden from the public and your followers. All your photos, comments, likes, and even your profile will be hidden until you decide to reactivate it.

How Do I Activate My Instagram Account?

There are a few ways to reactivate an Instagram account. If you’ve forgotten your password, you can reset it by following the instructions on the login screen. If you’re having trouble logging in, you can try using a different browser or device. If you still can’t log in, contact Instagram support.


How Do I Deactivate Instagram On Android?

To deactivate your Instagram account on Android:

1. Log in to your account on the Instagram website or application.
2. Go to Instagram’s ‘Delete Your Account’ page.
3. Enter your password and click ‘Permanently delete my account’.
4. Your Instagram account is deleted.

How Long Can You Deactivate Instagram?

There is no time limit, per se. We know that with Twitter, you can deactivate your account for 30 days, and then you must reactivate it, or else your account will be permanently deleted. For Instagram, you can keep your account disabled for as long as you like, whether that be 10 months or 10 days.

How to Temporarily Deactivate Instagram Account

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Sanjeev Singh

Sanjeev is the tech editor at DeviceMAG. He has a keen interest in all things technology, and loves to write about the latest developments in the industry. He has a passion for quality-focused journalism and believes in using technology to make people's lives better. He has worked in the tech industry for over 15 years, and has written for some of the biggest tech blogs in the world. Sanjeev is also an avid photographer and loves spending time with his family.