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How to delete Highlights on Instagram?

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Instagram highlights allow users to save their stories and categorise them on their profile so that all the followers the user can see them even after the first 24-hour expires. Usually, the stories expire in 24 hours, but if the user saves them in highlights, they will stay on the user’s profile until the user deletes them.

Stories Highlights is a part of a user’s profile where they can express who they are through saving the stories they have shared and which allows the new followers to go through your old and great stories.

In this article, we have discussed how to delete the whole highlight and how to delete a single image or video from the highlight in a few easy steps.

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How to delete Instagram highlights?

To delete the whole highlight on Instagram, open the Instagram app and follow these steps:

How to delete Highlights on Instagram?
  • Tap on your Profile Picture icon at the bottom right corner of the screen.
  • On the next page, below the Edit Profile button, find the highlight you want to delete and tap and hold it.
  • In the drop-down menu, tap on the Delete highlight option.
  • Tap on the Delete option to remove the highlight.
How to delete Highlights on Instagram?

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How to delete a single photo or video from the highlight on Instagram?

To delete a single image or video from the highlight on Instagram, open the Instagram app and follow these steps:

How to delete Highlights on Instagram?
  • Tap on your Profile Picture icon at the bottom right corner of the screen.
  • On the next page, below the Edit Profile button, find the highlight from which you want to delete the photo and tap on the highlight to open it.
  • Swipe and find the image or video you want to delete and then tap on the More (three vertical dots) button.
  • In the drop-down menu, tap on the Remove from highlight option.
  • Tap on the Remove photo option to remove the image or video.
How to delete Highlights on Instagram?

Steps to delete highlight on Instagram and single image or video from highlights are same for iPhone as well.

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Akash Singh

Akash is a law graduate who likes to go for bike rides on the weekends soul-searching for answers to his many existential questions. You can contact him here: singhakash95@pm.me

  • Bn Chen says:

    Your article helped me a lot

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