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How to Use Multiple Instagram Accounts on iPhone

Use Multiple Instagram Accounts On iPhone
Written by Kamlesh Vidhani

Just a few years ago, there were no or very little means of communication between people living far away. But nowadays, every single activity gets updated on social media and people are so well connected by means of these social tools. So here we are talking about one such tool that is very well known to us, Instagram. This application allows you to share your pictures and videos to many people out there. Instagram is trending nowadays and the developers keep on triggering this craze of their Instagrammers by introducing new updates in this trending app.

Instagram has now added multiple accounts feature in their app for multi-account Instagrammers. So if you are amongst those who need to maintain various accounts like one for personal purpose, the other for some community promotion etc, no worries now, developers have added this facility so that Instagram users from iPhone too, can operate upon multiple accounts.

In this tutorial, we will guide you through the steps of using Multiple Instagram accounts on iPhone.

Adding Multiple Instagram Accounts on iPhone

As stated earlier adding multiple accounts is now made easy, follow up and have a look how it goes:

  1. You might be very familiar with the little camera icon, in brown and cream with colorful strips, on your home screen. Tap on that icon to launch the Instagram app.
  2. On the bottom right corner of the screen, there is a profile button. Tap on it.
  3. Now, click on the Settings icon on the top right corner.
  4. In the settings option, you will find “Add Account” between clear search history and log out.
  5. Login into your another Instagram account.
  6. Tap on the login button and yes there you go.

You have successfully logged in with a second Instagram account on your iPhone. The profile icon will now be encircled thumbnail to show your current logged in account.

Swapping between Accounts on Instagram for iPhone

After you have logged into multiple accounts there might be a situation when you need to switch between different accounts. Follow in to see how you can do so.

  1. Launch Instagram app.
  2. Click on your profile. Here you will have 2 options:
    • If you have logged in with multiple accounts, then you will see the profile picture for the selected account.
    • If you are logged in with a single account, then you will see the profile picture icon of that account.
  3. Click on the account name on the top of the screen. You will now be able to see the list of accounts available.
  4. Select the account you want to switch to.

After you have selected a particular account, you will be able to see the change in the profile picture.

Logging Out of Accounts on Instagram for iPhone

  1. Open Instagram App.
  2. Click on your profile. Here you will have 2 options:
    • If you have logged in with multiple accounts, then you will see the profile picture for the selected account.
    • If you are logged in with a single account, then you will see the profile picture icon of that account.
  3. Click on Settings button.
  4. In the settings option, you will find the “Log out” button.
  5. If you want to log out from all of your signed-in accounts, then click on “Log Out of All Accounts”.
  6. If you want to log out from a single account, then click on “Log Out of (account name)”.
  7. In the confirmation dialog box, tap on “Log Out”.
  8. If you have logged out from a single account, then you will be taken to your other account and if you have logged out of all accounts then you will be taken to the sign-in page.

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