How do I link or unlink my Instagram account to my Facebook profile?

This Help Center article is about linking to your Facebook profile. Learn how to link to a Facebook Page.

Linking your Instagram account to your Facebook profile means that you can share posts directly from Instagram to Facebook. Keep in mind that you can only link from Instagram on the app for iOS or Android devices.

Link your account

To link your Instagram account and Facebook profile:

  1. Tap instagram-user-profile or your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile.
  2. Tap in the top right, then tap instagram-settingsSettings.
  3. Tap Account.
  4. Tap Sharing to Other Apps.
  5. Tap Facebook and enter your Facebook login info.
  6. Tap Continue, then tap Yes, Finish Setup.

Once you link accounts, you'll have the option to share a post to Facebook from the same screen where you add a caption.

Unlink your account

To unlink your Facebook account:

  1. Tap instagram-user-profile or your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile.
  2. Tap in the top right, then tap instagram-settingsSettings.
  3. Tap Account.
  4. Tap Sharing to Other Apps.
  5. Tap Facebook, then tap Accounts Center.
  6. Tap your connected account, then tap Remove From Accounts Center
  7. Tap Continue, then tap Remove [Username].
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