If you want to disable comments on Instagram posts on iPhone to keep trolls out of your account then this guide will be useful for you. This feature is a great tool for people — such as celebrities — that deal with constant online harassment. You can turn off commenting feature on Instagram after a post has already been shared to Instagram or during the process of sharing a post.
So follow steps below to learn how to quickly an easy disable comments on Instagram posts on your iPhone.
How To Disable Comments On Instagram Posts
How To Disable Comments For Existing Instagram Posts
Step 1) Launch the Instagram app on your iOS 10 iPhone.
Step 2) Click on the Profile tab and find your post that you want to disable comments for:
Step 3) Now at the top right of the post find the Ellipsis button, click on it.
Step 4) Lastly from the pop-up menu click on the blue Turn Off Commenting option.
Now you'll notice that the comment button disappeared, which means that people won't be able to comment this post.
How To Disable Comments Before Publishing A New Instagram Post
Step 1) Open the Instagram app on your iOS 10 iPhone from the Home screen.
Step 2) Click on the Share button to take a photo or select the picture from your Photo Library that you wish to post.
Step 3) Once done with filter settings, click on the Next button.
Step 4) Then, click on the gray Advanced Settings button.
Step 5) Move the Turn Off Commenting toggle switch to ON position.
Step 6) Click on the Back button at the top left of the app.
Step 7) Lastly, click on the blue Share button.
Once your new post will be shared you will notice there will be no comment button as shown on the screenshot above.