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All the information you'll need to delete an Instagram account.

Service: Instagram is a social photo and video sharing service.

How To Delete An Account:

1. Log into the Instagram web site from a desktop computer or mobile browser.

2. Click the username in the top right and then select “Edit Profile.”

3. Click “I'd like to delete my account” in the bottom-right corner.

Required Information

  • Username
  • Password

Note: If it’s connected through Facebook -- i.e. a Facebook account is used to login to Instagram -- you should delete the Instagram account before deleting the associated Facebook account.

Instagram official page on closing an account.

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