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4 Easy Steps to Temporarily Deactivate Instagram Account

The Instagram application is one of the most popular applications today, an application that allows you to share stories in photos or videos.

There are times when someone wants to be free from social media, maybe because of boredom or something else, or also wants to focus on studying or other things that make you feel busier than usual. Well you can deactivate instagram account yours for the time being. Why is it called temporary? because if at any time you want to open the Instagram application, you don’t need to create a new account anymore but it’s quite easy just by logging in by entering your username and password and this can be considered safe rather than permanently deleting the account. Because if you delete an account permanently, you risk the loss of all photos and videos, besides that it can’t be returned again.

Another advantage is that all photos and videos with this deactivated account if at any time you want to reactivate it will not be lost so it’s safe bro.
When your Instagram account is deactivated, other people will not be able to find your account name because your name is considered lost, actually it’s still there, it’s just gone for a while.
However, there is a time limit for you to deactivate this account, which is 30-90 days. So if you have passed that day if you log in you are considered active again.

The Instagram application on Android is not equipped with temporary account deactivation. So the way is that you have to enter or login through a browser, either through a PC browser or a browser from your Android.

Read also An easy way to get rid of Instagram stories that are considered unimportant.

The following are the steps to temporarily deactivate an Instagram account:

1. Open via a pc or android browser then continue with login then click profile and edit profile.

    edit profile

    2. Click temporarily disable my account on the bottom. For more details, see the image below.

    temporarily disable my account

    3. Next, select the reason why you are temporarily deactivating your account. It looks like in the image below.


    4. If you have chosen a reason, then enter your account password then click Temporarily disabled account. Like screenshot image below.

    temporarily disable account

    How easy isn’t it? so you don’t need to delete the Instagram account permanently. So you don’t have to worry about your photos, videos and followers won’t be lost. And the most important thing is not to forget the username or password.

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