How to easily connect and disconnect Instagram to Facebook

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Currently these applications are used as business aids, in which related advertising and marketing plans are developed for a specific purpose. It is for this reason that the aforementioned applications have become indispensable today.

You have to remember that the Facebook company has absorbed Instagram. Thus constituting a profitable source of income for most entrepreneurs currently based on the technology of both APPs.

Currently due to the great popularity and usage all over the world, both social networks are connected. That's why the Facebook APP allows us to connect it to Instagram. Thus allowing a duality that allows the development of market strategies by synchronizing the accounts with each other.



The logic of linking both applications is undoubtedly beneficial for some users, while for others it is not, and it is somewhat annoying for them. Therefore, from these users arises the need for disconnect the your Instagram account from your Facebook profile.

Well, don't worry, here we will show you step by step how to disconnect or disconnect your Instagram account from Facebook from your PC or mobile.

Steps to connect and disconnect Instagram to Facebook

All you need to do to connect and disconnect yours instagram account from the social network facebook is the following, you have to enter your instagram profile and touch the three points located at the bottom right, the configuration menu will open; There you will find the option of linked accounts, click on it and you will see all the social networks linked to our account.

If you have nothing connected to your account and you want to do it, what you have to do is go to the facebook option (or in the social network you want) and select allow instagram to post on my facebook account and that's it. Now if it is the opposite case, you want to disconnect your Facebook account, you have to go to your profile, then to settings and access the linked accounts option, and what you will do now is to uncheck the facebook option, so in this way no more anything will be published on facebook.



Connect or disconnect from PC

If what you want to do is connect or disconnect your Instagram account from Facebook on your PC, it is something very simple to do, you have to go to your browser and search for the word instagram, then you have to log in by entering your username and password, one once entered you have to go to your profile and enter the menu configuration , which appears on the right; there you will look for the option that says linked accounts and click on it, and all you have to do is toggle the facebook option on or off and voila, the process is that quick and easy.

If you have already decided to disconnect or disconnect the your Instagram account with Facebook from your desktop computer, here we will present an easy way to do it.

  • First of all, you should verify that both of your accounts Instagram and Facebook are synchronized and active.

  • Then you have to enter your Facebook account. Subsequently, within the interface of the Facebook platform, it is necessary to access the "Settings" section. You can see this icon at the top right of the screen.
  • At this point a screen will appear where you will find an icon named "Applications". This button can be visually placed quickly in the upper left part of the screen, there you will have to press it to enter.
  • After performing the previous step, the screen will show the number of applications you have synchronized with Facebook. Among which there should be the "Instagram" APP.
  • Now you have to select it and in turn you have to click on the “x” that will appear to delete it.
  • At this point a new box will be enabled where you will have to confirm the deletion with the following question Do you want to delete Instagram?
  • Finally, you have to select the word “Yes” and that's it. In this way you will have deleted the connection of your Instagram account with your Facebook account.

As you will see, these simple steps will be very helpful for disconnect your Instagram account from your Facebook account from your PC without taking a long time. Now, if what you need is to disconnect your personal Instagram account from the other Facebook account from your mobile, don't worry.



Next, we will easily explain how to do it from your mobile phone for both Android or iOS systems.

Connect or disconnect from your mobile

If what you want is to do this process via your mobile phone, what you should do to start is download the instagram application from the Play Store, once installed you will enter and log in, when you log in to your account go to your profile and then in top right go to the configuration menu and look for the option that says connected accounts, there you will enter and you will see all the social networks that you can connect or disconnect, you just have to choose the one of your preference.

  • First of all, you need to check that both your Instagram and Facebook accounts are available on your mobile. It should be noted that it doesn't matter if your smartphone has a Android or IOS system, it will be indifferent.
  • Now, taking into account the previous step, you need to go on the Instagram application from your PC or Android or iOS device and log in with your data.
  • Then, you have to tap on the “Settings” icon, which you will find in the upper right corner of your profile.
  • Now you need to scroll down where you will see the "privacy and security" section.
  • In this section you need to click on where it says “linked accounts”. Then you will search for the "Facebook APP application" and you will have to select it by clicking on it.
  • Then you have to click on the “disconnect” option, thus reiterating that you wish to disconnect the application with your Facebook account.

You may also be interested in how to insert or upload multiple photos in the same Instagram story.


We have already taught you several things about this social network. To be closed your account or deactivated is for the deletion of all published photos. But today we will see how to disconnect your Instagram with any social network you have connected.


Follow the step by step tutorial which is quite simple and in a few minutes you will have disconnected all social media accounts. It's easy enough to do this, so you won't have many complications during the process, let's get started.

How to connect Instagram account to Facebook

Connecting a social network account to Instagram is an extremely simple process that will take no more than a few minutes.

  • What you should do is open the Instagram application.
  • Then you will need to tap on the three horizontal bars at the top right.
  • A pop-up menu opens and if you look down you will find " Settings ".
  • Now you will have to look for the section " Account " and then " Linked Accounts ".
  • Click on the social network you want, in this case Facebook and enter your details to log in.

And that would be all you need to do to have the two accounts linked. In case you wish  disconnect your Facebook account, you will need to follow the tutorial you can see below.

How to disconnect my Instagram account from Facebook

  • Open the Instagram application from your mobile.
  • Now you will need to go to your profile.
  • Then click on the three bars located at the top right of the screen.
  • A new menu opens with some options, the one we are interested in is the one that says " options ".
  • Next, you will have to go to " Account ".
  • Then you will have to go to the “Linked Accounts” section and then click on the social network in question.
  • To finish, click on " unlink "And then confirm by clicking on" Yes, unlink ".

This method works not only for Facebook but for any social network that you have connected to Instagram. In case you want to reconnect a social network, what you will need to do is visit the social network you want to connect to disconnect the previous account and repeat the whole process.

If you want to consult the applications that you have connected to the different social networks, you can do so by following these links: Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr.

As you can see, it is very easy to disconnect another social network from Instagram. Connecting one of the aforementioned social networks is also something that is done in seconds.

Also remember that if you still have doubts about how to disconnect my Instagram account from another social network, you can leave it in the comments box that you find a little below, we will be happy to help you as always.

If you want to learn everything on Instagram, various tricks and tutorials. We recommend the Instagram category in which we publish several tutorials daily that will undoubtedly help you a lot not only to enjoy this social network. But also to grow in it for free and organically, to have thousands of followers in an easy way.

How to change the Facebook account connected to Instagram?

To change the Facebook account that you have linked to your Instagram account, what you need to do is the following:

  • You need to log into your instagram account.
  • Then enter your profile and go to settings.
  • Now look for the account option to select.
  • Then go to the option to share in other apps.
  • There you will see the Facebook account you have linked, you can use it or click where it says change.

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