How to delete Instagram account permanently?

Today almost every people have their account on Instagram. And this is because Instagram has a lot of unique features that you don’t get on other social media platforms. Well, ever you wanted to delete your Instagram account but don’t know How then here you learn How to Delete Instagram Account Permanently.

Be aware that deleting your Instagram account is permanent process. Once completed, you won’t be able to access your account or any photos or videos from your account again.

How to delete Instagram account permanently on Mobile?

You can’t delete your account within the Instagram app, you have to log in to Instagram on the web to delete your Instagram account. However, you can follow these steps to delete Instagram account through the mobile app. Or you can click here, Delete Your Account to directly jump to step 9.

  1. Open your Instagram app and tap on your profile picture.
  2. Now on the top right, tap on three dots menu.

3. Now the sidebar appears, then tap on the Settings gear icon down in the bottom.

4. After setting open, scroll down and tap on the Help.

5. After that click on the Help Centre, it will redirect to the web page. As you can’t delete your account within the Instagram app, you have to log in to Instagram on the web to delete your Instagram app.

6. Now click on the Managing your account.

7. Now you will see Delete Your Account option. Click on it.

8. Tap the arrow next to “How do I delete my account?”. It will expand the option as shown in the image.

9. Now when you scroll down the expanded info you will see the Delete your Account option, click on it.

10. Now the Instagram login page is open in front of, login into it using the credentials of the account you want to delete.

11. After you log in, select the reason why you want to delete your account.

12. Now it will ask you to Re-enter your password. Type your password.

13. Now tap on Tap Permanently delete my account. This will open a popup window prompting you to confirm.

14. Tap OK, and here your account has been permanently deleted.

How to delete Instagram account on Desktop?

The process on Desktop is Same as on the mobile.

  1. Click here Delete Your Account, and tap on Delete Your Account option.
  2. Now the Instagram login page is open in front of, login into it using the credentials of the account you want to delete.
  3. After you log in, Select the reason why you want to delete your account.
  4. Now it will ask you to re-enter your password. Type your password.
  5. Now tap on Tap Permanently delete my account. This will open a popup window prompting you to confirm.
  6. Tap OK, and here your account has been permanently deleted.

So these are the steps you have to follow to delete your account. If you have still any doubt ask in the comment section.

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