Update Instagram profile information like your name, username and email
You'll need to log into your account before you're able to update your profile information.
You can update your Instagram profile information, including your name, username and email address associated with your account.
Update your profile information
To update your profile information:
  1. Click your profile picture in the top right, then click profile Profile.
  2. Click Edit Profile.
  3. Type in your information and click Submit.
Keep in mind
  • If your account reaches a lot of people, your username change may need to be reviewed. If so, you'll be notified when we've completed a review. If not, your username will change immediately if available.
  • Your followers may be notified of your username change.
  • Some profile information isn't visible to anyone but you. This includes your email address, phone number and gender.
Learn what you can do if you forgot your password or lost access to the email or phone number you used to sign up with on Instagram.
If you think your account has been hacked, learn more about what you should do.
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