How to delete your Instagram account
Do you ever get the feeling that you need some time away from social media? You might want to give yourself some time off, or maybe you're just not feeling the 'gramme anymore. Either way, it sounds like you need a break. Here is a detailed walkthrough on how to delete your Instagram account in the event that you are considering taking that step.
Your first order of business is to open a web browser and sign in to your Instagram account. Within the application, you will not be able to delete your account.
After you have successfully logged in, navigate to the page that says "Delete Your Account."
After reaching that point, choose an answer from the pull-down menu that appears next to the question "Why are you deleting your account?" and then enter your password.
Be absolutely certain that you want to delete your account before you do so because once it is removed, it cannot be recovered.
And that wraps things up! The process of deleting your Instagram account is pretty uncomplicated and uncomplicated. However, keep in mind that if you do delete your account, all of your photos, videos, likes, comments, and followers will be permanently deleted along with it. Because of this, you should ensure that this is something you truly want before you click the delete button on your account.
How do I delete my Instagram account if I can't log in?
If you can't log in to your account, you can't delete it. However, you can change the email address and password associated with your account so that no one else can log in and access your information. To do this, go to the Instagram Login page and select the "Forgot Password" option. From there, you'll be able to reset your password and change the email address associated with your account.
How do I delete my Instagram account if I'm under 13?
If you're under 13 years old, you are not allowed to have an Instagram account. If you created an account before you turned 13, your account would be deleted automatically once Instagram detects that you're under the age of 13.
How do I delete my Instagram account if it's been hacked?
If your Instagram account has been hacked, you should go to the Help Center and follow the instructions for recovering a hacked account. Once you've regained control of your account, you can then delete it if you'd like.
What happens if I delete my Instagram account and then decide I want it back?
If you delete your Instagram account and then decide you want it back, you'll need to create a new account. Keep in mind that you won't be able to use the same username or email address associated with your old account, and you'll also lose all of your photos, videos, likes, comments, and followers.
Why can't I delete my Instagram account?
There are a few reasons why you might not be able to delete your Instagram account. First, make sure that you're logged in to your account on a web browser—you can't delete your account from within the app. Second, check to see if you have any pending requests or if your account is currently banned or disabled. If so, you won't be able to delete your account until those issues are resolved. Finally, make sure that you're entering the correct password. If you still can't delete your account, contact Instagram's support team for more help.
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