How To Switch Off Instagram Last Active Feature

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If you’re a Instagram daily user then you might have seen Instagram Last active feature. While Facebook has added the feature to show last online for years, Now Instagram is exposing this social media addictions as well.

Instagram rolled out this feature few days back in which people whom you had a chat with would be able check your Last active status from their inbox.

Only the people who you follow and those who you’ve messaged in the past will only be able to see your Last active status, this feature in instagram is activated by default.

I know sometimes we don’t like to share our activities with anyone, So why should we use this feature. But Thankfully, Instagram has added the option to disable this feature. Turning off this feature will permanently hide your last active status and you can turn back it on any time you want.

How To Switch Off Instagram Last Active Feature

For Android Users: Just open Instagram app, tap on your profile option. Tap on the three dots at the top right corner, Now scroll down you will see “Show Activity Status”. If its on by default then turn it off, people whom you are chatting now won’t be able to see your Last active status.

Instagram Last active Feature

This update has been enrolled by Instagram in December 2017, If you have updated your app, you might have seen the feature inside you Instagram’s inbox. Users who have not updated their app won’t be able to see this feature.

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For iPhone users: Just open your Instagram app, head towards your profile, now click on the settings icon. Go downwards now look for the “Show activity status” option. If its turn on by default, turn it off.

On any device basically you can find this option in you settings option easily. This feature has been a part of Facebook, Whatsapp and many other social media applications in previous years. Now, it’s time Instgram doing the same thing.

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