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How do you delete other people's Instagram?

Tap or your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile. Tap in the top right, then tap Settings. Tap Login info. Tap next to the account you want to remove. Tap Remove.

Can you delete an Instagram account without the password?

For security reasons, we can't delete an account for you. You'll need to be able to log into your account to request deletion. If you can't remember your password or username, see some tips for logging in.

How do you report an Instagram account and get it deleted?

Visit the profile of the Instagram account that you want to report. Please tap the dot icon in the upper right corner. Then select the option Report. If indeed the IG account is fake, select the option This is inappropriate.

How many reports does it take to delete an Instagram account?

3 Instagram issues warnings before deleting accounts. 4 Too many warnings will result in account deletion. 5 Multiple reports can draw attention to your account.

Why can't I remove accounts on Instagram?

This is due to enabled saved login information. To remove the account from your Instagram app (not your account), launch the app. Check if you're currently in the account you want to remove. Tap the “profile icon” at the bottom-right corner, not the profile icon towards the top.

Can someone see if you have 2 Instagram accounts?

There's no one-click method to know if someone has multiple Instagram accounts. But, you can type the username on Instagram's search bar and check the accounts that appear. Or, you can search through Google using a special filter. Yet another method is to use (paid) search tools such as Social Catfish or BeenVerified.

How do I delete a fake Instagram account?

If someone created an Instagram account pretending to be you, you can report it to us. Make sure to provide all the requested info, including a photo of your government-issued ID. If you have an Instagram account, you can report it to us from within the app, or by filling out this form.

Can you delete an Instagram account that was hacked?

If you have been hacked and want to protect your personal information, you might find the above deletion/disable steps easy, but not if you don't remember your login credentials. Unfortunately, there is no way to delete or disable an account without first logging in, nor can Instagram do it for you.

Does Instagram delete inactive accounts?

In order maintain an active user base, Instagram utilizes a policy of deleting all inactive accounts that fit certain criteria. This means that you must use caution with your Instagram profile, as you might end up losing all of your posts by failing to log in frequently enough.

What will happen if I report someone on Instagram?

If a post gets reported, it gets reviewed by Instagram's community review team. If they agree that it's inappropriate, the post will be removed and the account might get banned especially after repeated infringements. First, find the post that you've got an issue with.

How long does it take to report someone on Instagram?

Instagram will then review the decision, which generally (according to the screenshots) takes up to 24 hours.

How long does it take for Instagram to delete inactive accounts?

Yes, Instagram will delete an inactive account after 30 days. If you do not log into your Instagram in the next 30 days, your account becomes 'deactivated' and is removed within 5-10 business days. After that time, you can only view the pictures that were previously posted to your profile page.

How do I log into Instagram if I forgot my password and email?

On the login screen, tap Get help logging in. Enter the username, email address, or phone number associated with your account, then tap Next. Select either your email address or phone number, then tap Next.

What is a secret Instagram account?

It's a secret account that can only be accessed if you know someone has one, and you know what their username is. Hence, it's more private and exclusive. For example, if you type in your son or daughter's name in Instagram's search box, you may find their Insta.

Can you make a secret Instagram account?

To set your account private: Go to Settings. Tap on Privacy. Turn on Private Account.

How do I find out who owns an Instagram account?

To find out who owns the Instagram account you're looking at, go to the people search engine website, enter the Instagram username you want to look up, and check out the results. They gather information regarding age, physical and email address, phone number, email, criminal records, and profile photos.

Can a fake Instagram account be traced?

Our social media investigators hear this question a lot: Is it possible to trace online accounts? Unfortunately, the only real answer is: it depends. While we have successfully been able to trace many fake accounts, it is almost always an uphill battle. But, if it can be done, we can do it.

Can police track fake Instagram accounts?

Yes they can but for them To do so they would need to subpoena your instagram account and provide a search warrant to instagram. Unless they have any probable cause linking you with any case they wont be able to get a search warrant and so wont be able to subpoena your account.

How long does it take Instagram to respond to a hacked account?

If your hacked account contains photos of you, you'll be asked to take a video selfie to confirm you are who you say you are and that you're a real person. The review process generally takes up to two business days.

How can I log into Instagram without email or phone number?

You can enter either your username or the email address you provided in the top text field on the login screen. In the second text field, type in your password. If you used the Facebook option, click or tap the Log in with Facebook link instead.