If you feel any suspicious activity on your Instagram account there here is how to remove Instagram logins from unknown devices and protect your account.
Social media is a popular way to stay updated with your friends and family members. Also, you can know all the events happening around the world. Keeping the account safe is an important thing and when it comes to Instagram there are many cases where people have their account hacked causing a lot of issue. There are many reasons where this could happen and one of the main reason is login with the same account in multiple devices.
Also, if you feel that your account is being accessed from some other location, then there could be a high chance that your Instagram account has been hacked. Before it gets late, it’s good to confirm this and take necessary actions so that you can protect the account. As we know, all social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram provides built in tools to track the device where your account is logged in. This is a really handy feature to have so that you can remove any suspicious activities happening and block unknown devices from accessing your account.
Following are some steps to find the list of devices which are using your Instagram account
How to remove Instagram logins from unknown devices and protect your account
To do this, first unlock your phone which you are using Instagram. Click on the profile button in the bottom bar at the right. Now you will see your profile details. Now click on the 3 lines shown at the top right. You will see a list of settings pop up from the bottom. Click on “Settings and Privacy” button on the list.
In the “Settings and Privacy” there will be an option called “Account Center” Click on it. “Account center” page will open showing all your profile information. In this page you need to scroll down and click on “Password and Security” button
In the “Password and security” page under the “Security Checks” section, you will see an option saying “Where you’re logged in”. Click on that option and the resulting page will list all the devices that you are logged in with your Instagram account.
Closely check this page and try to find if there are any unknown devices listed here. If so, find the device and click on the arrow shown with it. Also, Instagram provides a list of unrecognized devices as a link, you can click on that link as well.
Click on the device, and you can log out from that device by clicking the “Log Out” button shown. One thing you can do is logout from all devices and change the password and login to the devices that are known to you again. Doing this will secure your account.
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