How can I add or edit my birthday to my Instagram account?

To add or edit your birthday on Instagram, log into the Instagram app for Android or iPhone and then follow the instructions below.

If you’ve connected your Facebook account and you want to update your birthday, you can edit it on Facebook to change it on Instagram. If you haven’t connected your Facebook account, you can add or edit your birthday directly on your Instagram profile.

To add or edit your birthday on your Instagram app for Android and iPhone:

  1. Tap instagram-user-profile or your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile.
  2. Tap Edit Profile.
  3. Tap Personal Information.
  4. Tap Birthday and enter your date of birth or tap Update on Facebook.
Note that once you add your birthday to your profile, it can’t be removed. Also, your birthday won’t be shared with other people on Instagram.

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