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How To Deactivate Instagram using Android Phones

Last Updated On: March 29, 2017

If you want to delete your Instagram account, If really, so no need to worry about it, because, deleting your Instagram account is a very simple process. You can also delete your Instagram account by using the computer or smartphone. Once you have deleted your Instagram account, you all data and account information and content will be automatically removed from the Instagram server as well. You can create a new account using the same email address and phone number afterward, but all your data will be lost. 

Previously we have discussed on how to delete Kik account & play store account from android. Now here, we have mentioned few simple steps to remove your Instagram account using your smartphone:

How to Deactivate Instagram

Check out the steps below to delete your Instagram account from your smartphone.

Step 1: Tap on your “Instagram App” to launch Instagram.

how to deactivate instagramStep 2: Now Tap on the “Person shaped icon” on the bottom right side of your Instagram screen. (Your profile section, where all of your photos and media are stored.
Step 3: Now tap on the “Three dotted”( Three horizontal dots at the top) option button for more options. (You will find this on the top right side of your Instagram screen)

delete instagramStep 4: Now scroll down and select the “Instagram Help Center” option. (you will find this option under the “SUPPORT” section)
Step 5: Now you have to choose any web browser to complete this action. After this, you’re on the Instagram help page. Tap on “Managing Your Account” option (This will open a new tab with more options)
Step 6: Tap on “Delete Your Account” option (This will open an account deletion page)

how to delete instagramStep 7: Now tap on “How do I delete my account?” option.
Step 8: Here you have to tap on “Delete Your Account” (you will find this option under the “To permanently delete your account” section)

how to delete instagram accountStep 9: Now enter your “Email ID or Username” in the first box then type your Instagram “passcode” in the second box.  Tap on “Login” button to complete this action.
Step 10: Here you have to select the reason for deleting your account using Drop Down Menu. After choosing the reason, Type your passcode again.

Deleting instagram account on androidStep 11: After typing the passcode, you have to tap on “Permanently delete my account” then tap on OK button to complete this action. After this, your account will be permanently removed from the Instagram server.

We hope this guide helped you to delete your Instagram account using a smartphone. Do let us know in the comments if you want us to create any tutorial or guide for you.

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Lucky Sharma is Engineering Students & he loves to write about tech and gadget, He is a senior editor at Theandroidportal & He also manages publishing videos on our official YouTube channel.