Instagram – security settings

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Change Password

If you don’t have a strong password, it is easy for criminals to steal your data. In order to set a strong, unique password go to

Edit Profile -> Change Password.

You can gain even greater control by activating two-factor authentication. If Instagram detects a login on an unknown device, the user is prompted to enter an additional security code.

Edit Profile -> Privacy and Security -> Two-Factor Authentication


Privacy and Security

Instagram lets you decide who can see your photos and videos, and who can share your stories. It is worth reviewing these settings!
Edit profil -> Privacy and Security -> Account Privacy

Edit profil -> Privacy and Security -> Activity Status

Edit profil -> Privacy and Security -> Story Sharing

Edit profil -> Privacy and Security -> Photos of You


More info

More information on the controlled use of your personal data (photo tags, comments, location, etc.) can be found at

Edit Profile -> Privacy and Security -> Privacy and Security Help -> Support