Unlinking your Facebook and Instagram accounts can be done through the Instagram app. Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you through the process:

On the Instagram App:

  1. Open Instagram: Launch the Instagram app on your mobile device.
  2. Go to Your Profile: Tap on your profile icon in the bottom right corner of the screen.
  3. Access Settings: Tap on the three horizontal lines (hamburger menu) in the top right corner, then select Settings.
  4. Go to Accounts Center:
    • In the Settings menu, scroll down and tap on Accounts Center.
    • If you don’t see this option, tap on Account and then look for Accounts Center.
  5. Manage Connected Experiences:
    • In the Accounts Center, tap on Accounts at the top.
    • Here, you will see your connected accounts. Tap on the Facebook account that is linked to your Instagram.
  6. Remove Facebook Account:
    • Tap Remove from Accounts Center.
    • Confirm that you want to remove the account by following the on-screen instructions.

On the Facebook App:

  1. Open Facebook: Launch the Facebook app on your mobile device.
  2. Go to Settings: Tap on the three horizontal lines (hamburger menu) in the top right corner, then scroll down and tap on Settings & Privacy and then Settings.
  3. Access Accounts Center:
    • Scroll down and find Accounts Center under the Meta section.
    • Tap on Accounts Center.
  4. Manage Connected Experiences:
    • In the Accounts Center, tap on Accounts at the top.
    • Here, you will see your connected accounts. Tap on the Instagram account that is linked to your Facebook.
  5. Remove Instagram Account:
    • Tap Remove from Accounts Center.
    • Confirm that you want to remove the account by following the on-screen instructions.

On the Web:

  1. Go to the Accounts Center:
    • Open a web browser and go to the Facebook website.
    • Log in to your Facebook account.
    • Go to Settings & Privacy > Settings > Accounts Center.
  2. Manage Connected Accounts:
    • In the Accounts Center, you will see your connected accounts.
    • Click on the Instagram account that is linked to your Facebook.
  3. Remove Instagram Account:
    • Click Remove from Accounts Center.
    • Confirm that you want to remove the account by following the on-screen instructions.

By following these steps, you should be able to unlink your Facebook and Instagram accounts successfully. If you encounter any issues, make sure both apps are updated to the latest version, and try restarting the app or your device.

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