How to make your Instagram photos & videos private?

With an increasing number of privacy issues on Instagram, some users want to make their pictures private so that only those who are approved to view their pictures can access them. This article will guide you through the steps of making your Instagram photos private.
  1. Login into your Instagram account.
  2. Go to your profile page and tap 'Edit your profile" button located near your profile pic.
  3. Look for the "Photos are Private" box (near the bottom for iPhone/iPad).
  4. Switch to On or check the box. Then press "Done" in the top right-hand corner.
  5. Upon clicking Instagram will ask for confirmation.Confirm it by clicking yes.
  6. Your Instagram Photos are now private.
  7. Note: Making your photos private has a demerit of limited exposure which is easily available for public accounts. However, if you want privacy then being private is safe and better.

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