Wednesday, November 9, 2016

How To Temporarily Remove Instagram Account From iPhone

If you for some reasons want to temporarily remove Instagram account from iPhone here is how you can do it. Of course Instagram is a wonderful social network for sharing pictures and moments, and you can easily switch between personal, public, private, and work related Instagram accounts.


If you have decided you no longer want to use Instagram, or no longer need a particular Instagram account, or perhaps you have found Instagram to be too distracting, you can do something about it. You can choose to deactivate Instagram on iPhone, or if you want to go all out, you can permanently delete a Instagram account as well, thereby removing it and all associated posts and pictures from the service.

The steps below will show you how you can temporarily deactivate Instagram on your iOS 10 iPhone.

How To Temporarily Delete Instagram Account From iPhone


Since deleting an Instagram account is permanent and non-reversible, it may be more advisable to consider temporarily disabling your account instead. When you do this, your account is hidden from public view, but all of your content are still retained and can be reinstated when and if you choose to reactivate your account.

Step 1.Visit Instagram.com and log into your account as shown below.

Step 2. Click on your username in the top right corner of the page.

Step 3. Click the 'Edit Profile' button next to your username.

Step 4. Scroll near the bottom of the page and look for the 'Temporarily disable my account' link near the bottom-right corner.

Step 5. Choose your reason for disabling your account from the drop-down menu.

Step 6. Click on the box below 'To continue, please re-enter your password' and re-enter your account password in that field.

Step 7. Lastly tap on the button labeled 'Temporarily Disable Account ' to temporarily remove Instagram account from iPhone.

You can disable your account up to once a week.