How to temporarily delete an Instagram account

Whether you need to know how to delete an Instagram account temporarily or permanently, you are in the right place. At the end of the article, you will find videos that explain how to permanently or temporarily delete an Instagram account. Thanks to its stunning visuals and increasingly useful features, Instagram is one of the best and most popular. social networking sites in the world. But, like all good things, there are times when it has to come to an end.

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How to temporarily delete an Instagram account

You may take a vacation from social media by deactivating your Instagram account, or you can think about whether or not you want to erase your Instagram account permanently by using this simple method.

It's fairly simple to put a pause on your Instagram account for a short period of time.

However, you are unable to accomplish this inside the Instagram app; instead, you will need to use a web browser to log in to your account; thus, ensure that you have all of the necessary login information handy.

Steps to temporarily delete an Instagram account

  1. Launch your preferred web browser.
  2. Visit the Instagram website. Also, make sure you sign in to your account.
  3. To edit your profile, go to the top right corner of the page and click on your profile image.
  4. Click Settings.
  5. Scroll down until you reach the bottom of the page, then click the "Suspend my account" button.
  6. When asked why the Instagram account was deactivated, choose the option from the drop-down menu.
  7. Reenter password.
  8. Click Please put a hold on my account.

It is important to keep in mind that if you follow these steps, all of your material will be hidden from your followers, and no one will be able to view your account until you deactivate it by signing back in.

How long is the Instagram account temporarily suspended or suspended?

You have the ability to temporarily deactivate your Instagram account for as long as you see fit, and you may revive it at any moment simply by signing back into your account.

However, there is one restriction, and that is the fact that Instagram only permits you to temporarily delete your account once every seven days.

If you log back in after turning it off and then later decide that you want to turn it off again, you won't be able to do so until a week has passed.


Do you lose followers when you delete your account temporarily?

When you temporarily deactivate your account on Instagram, the platform saves all of the information associated with it.

If you later decide to reactivate your account, Instagram will restore it to the same condition it was in when you disabled it.

When you deactivate your Instagram account, it will be deleted entirely, including with any lists of users that it was following on other accounts. When your account is hidden, other users won't be able to discover you or see it, therefore they won't be able to unfollow you either. This prevents them from being able to unfollow you.

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