If you are fed up with using Instagram or want to delete your current Instagram account on your iPhone and want to start a new account then this article is for you. I will tell you how to delete an Instagram account on iPhone easily.
Millions of people use Instagram in their daily routine for sharing memories, pictures, and stories, and now the new option of Instagram reels. Many popular celebrities share their beautiful pictures, videos, and messages. But sometimes people want to permanently delete Instagram for many reasons. If you are fed up with this app then now talk about how to delete it permanently.
Before that, it’s necessary to download all the information which you post on your account. When its deleted then you will be not able to download your memories or other information
A few months ago you cannot delete your Insta account on the iOS application. You can only do it on the browser but now it’s possible to delete it on the iOS app.
Before going to delete your account first you need to ensure that your Insta app is up-to-date. If it's not the latest version then update it before following the guidelines to delete it.
How to Delete Instagram Account
- The first step is to open the latest version of the Instagram app on your iPhone or iPad.
- After opening the app, the second step is to click on the Profile icon in the bottom right corner shown in the screenshot.
- Now tap on the Menu in the top corner. Here you will see the Settings option click on it and then click on Account on the next screen as shown in the screenshot below.
- Now when you are in the Account section, scroll down with your fingers and you will see the Delete Account option. To delete your account you need to click on this option.
- On the next screen when you click on the Delete Account then Instagram will ask why you are deactivating your account and then the automatically deactivating option appears on your screen as shown in the screenshot.
- Then Tap on the delete Account option at the end.
- Instagram will give you a warning to ensure that if you are ready to delete your Instagram account then confirm it and tap on Continue Deleting Account.
This is the easy and simple way to delete an Instagram account with screenshots. Here Instagram also gives you one month extra if your mind changed in one month then you can again activate your account. This option is available because sometimes a person is hyper and not in sense and clicks to delete it but if they want to alter their mind then you can click on it and again activate your account. But if your mind has not changed then after one month your account permanently deleted.
Make sure that you’re in a sense as you cannot recover your account after 30 days.
Why do people usually delete an Instagram account?
It is not only about Instagram accounts, some people decide to deactivate most of their social media accounts for several reasons such as:
When you spend more time looking down than looking up, you’re missing out on a lot more of life than you realize.
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When you have more anxiety if a picture will get you over 200 likes than if your bills are paid for the month, your priorities are seriously off.
When you care more about your image online than you do about your image offline, you’re only helping your followers, not yourself
When you’re more concerned about documenting something as opposed to completely living it, you’re not truly getting the full experience.
Maybe deleting for focusing on their work or study
For their peace
Not finding the application worthy any longer
Maybe they need a break from social media activities
They rarely use the account
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Removing distractions (Many find they view social media pages rather than working.
Clearing cyber footprints.
In the end, it depends on the individual.
Lots of other personal reasons
Hi, I am Samar Abbas Saqib. I am Tech Blogger. I am working in the Blogging field since 2017. I share tips and tricks related to Computer, Internet, Mobile, and Digital Marketing. My aim is to provide tech info in an easy way.