If you’re an Insta Lover and also use Instagram for business purposes, then using multiple accounts is a wise choice. As you wouldn’t want your personal posts to be highlighted on a public account, alongside maintaining the privacy on your business account. So, keeping both separate is the easiest thing to do. Moreover, creating multiple Instagram accounts is not a difficult task.
In this post, we’re going to share how to use multiple Instagram accounts on the same device.
How To Create Another Instagram Account On The Same Device?
Before proceeding further, make sure you update your Instagram app.
Step 1: Login to your Instagram account.
Step 2: Click on the profile, which you can locate at the bottom-right corner of your screen.
Step 3: Select on “Settings” menu, which is three vertical dots present at the right corner of your screen.
Step 4: Now, scroll down and look for “Add account (the last second option). Hit “Add account” and fill the required information to create the second Instagram account of the same device.
Note: You can use up to five accounts on a single device.
How To Switch Between Your Multiple Instagram Accounts?
Step 1: Go Your Instagram profile.
Step 2: Click on the username and then select the account you want to access now just by tapping on a username.
How To Eliminate Your Additional Instagram Account?
Step 1: Firstly, go to the account you want to eliminate and then go to your profile
Step 2: Go to “Settings” menu.
Step 3: Scroll down till the end to get “Logout” option and click on it to Log Out username.
Note: If you’ve multiple accounts and you have selected to log out from a specific account then you will be signed in to you other Instagram accounts. However, in case you’ve selected Log Out from all accounts then you will end up eliminating all the Instagram accounts from your device.
Step 4: It will prompt you to “Remember my Information”, so check/uncheck the field according to your requirements.
Step 5: Again, click on “Log Out”.
Note: It is possible to permanently delete your Instagram account or you can also deactivate your Instagram account. However, you need to do it from your mobile browser or computer, not within the Instagram.
How To Permanently Delete Your Instagram Account?
Please keep in mind once you delete your account permanently, you cannot have signed up with the same username again. In fact, it is not possible to use the same username for any other Instagram account. In additional words, it is not possible to retrieve the deleted account at any cost. Now, let’s have a look how to permanently delete your Instagram account.
Step 1: Firstly, login to your Instagram account via a web or mobile browser.
Step 2: Look for “Delete Your Account Page”.
Step 3: Select the file by answering why are you deleting your Instagram account? Then re-enter your password until processed further.
Note: It is mandatory to provide an answer that why you want to delete your account to get “Delete Your Account Page” option.
So, these are the steps you can perform to add multiple Instagram account on the same phone and to delete your account permanently.
We hope you find this information helpful. Please let us know in case you face any issues while setting up your second Instagram account or deleting your account in the below comments.