How to Disable Instagram: 3 Easy Peasy Steps to Take Some Distance from Social Media for a Moment

How to Disable Instagram: 3 Easy Peasy Steps to Take Some Distance from Social Media for a Moment
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SHARE - There was maybe a time when you are so caught up with your job, school things, or any business schedule which take up that much of your time until you have no time to show yourself on your Instagram account to just leaving some likes on your followers’ posts. On the other hand, your followers keep sending you tons of messages or comments on your old posts to know where you have been and it may a little bit disturbing, right?

But you do not think of that too much because the new Instagram algorithm nowadays makes it possible to disable your Instagram account whether temporarily or permanently.

Wondering how to disable Instagram account? Here in this article, Tripboba will share about how to disable an Instagram account in the most easy-peasy ways and just in case you want to keep posting on your Instagram feed but you find it annoying to read the malicious comments which may ruin your day, then you can keep scrolling this article until you find out the way how to disable Instagram comments at the end of this article.

So, how to disable Instagram account temporarily, permanently, and disable the comments section? Keep scrolling!

How to Temporarily Disable Instagram

How to Temporarily Disable Instagram
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It is tiring to keep scrolling endlessly on your Instagram feed from time to time, right? Now, you can take a break and enjoy your "real" life as a whole without being connected with your Instagram account. In this step, we will show you step-by-step how to temporarily disable an Instagram account in a short period, so you can make it active a time after your "break" time is over. Your content and followers would disappear for a period of time and when you come back again, everything will stay the same as when you leave it. So, follow these steps.

Step 1. Log in to your Instagram account from your mobile browser or computer browser, because Instagram does not offer to disable your account from the Instagram app.

Step 2. Then, tap on your profile icon to find the Edit Profile button.

Step 3. Click on the Edit Profile button and you will find several options. 

Step 4. Then, select on Temporarily disable my account option and you need to choose the reason why you want to disable your account.

Step 5. After that, click on the Confirm button and your Instagram account will disable, so your followers can not find your account or contact you for some period.

How to Disable Instagram Account

How to Disable Instagram Account
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In these following step-by-step on how to disable Instagram, you can not get your account back because by following these steps, Instagram will permanently delete your account. So, you need to think about it multiple times to let all of your photos, comments, and followers are gone and you can not able to recover them.

Step 1. Go to the Instagram account deletion page and log in to your account. Then, click on the drop-down menu of the option which asking you "Why are you deleting your account?" and select your reason.

Step 2. After that, you will be brought to a page where you need to re-enter your password to confirm that was really you who want to delete your account.

Step 3. Once it is done, click on the "Permanently delete my account" at the bottom of the page with a red button.

Step 4. Done! Your Instagram account will disappear in no time!

How to Disable Instagram Comments

How to Disable Instagram Comments
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Found some annoying comments on the photos you recently post on your Instagram feed? Or maybe you just want to post some random photos which may raise some “loud” opinions? Then, just simply turn it off so no one can bother you with malicious comments. Here the steps on how to disable Instagram comments.

Step 1. Landing on your Profile Page from your Instagram app on your device.

Step 2. Then, from your Profile Page, tap the Reels icon in the middle to see all your Instagram Reels. Click it and tap the 3-dot menu at the top right corner of the page.

Step 3. Find out the Turn Off Commenting and click it. That's it!

Such an easy-peasy steps to take some distance from social media for a moment, right?


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