How to cancel a request on Instagram

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  • How to cancel a request on Instagram on Android

    want cancel a request on Instagram why did you just realize you sent one to the wrong person? I guarantee you that you can do this through a procedure that is really simple to implement: just identify the user to whom you sent the follow request, press the appropriate button to cancel the request and that's it.



    In the next paragraphs, I will explain in great detail how to proceed not only on Android and iPhone, but also on PC using both the Web version of Instagram (the one accessible from the browser) and its official app for Windows 10. Happy reading!

    Android

    To cancel a request on Instagram from your device Android, first start the official app of the photographic social network by pressing on its icon located on the home screen and log in to your account (if you have not activated automatic access).

    Once logged in, press the icon of magnifying glass which is located in the lower left and, in the Campo di Ricerca placed at the top, write the user's name to whom you sent the request you want to cancel and presses on his nominative or on his profilo's photo.

    Now, to cancel the request, all you have to do is press the button Request made located next to the profile photo of the user in question and that's it. If everything went well, the blue button will appear again Follow.

    iPhone


    To cancel an Instagram request fromiPhone, you have to follow practically the same steps that I indicated in the previous chapter dedicated to Android. Then start the official Instagram app by pressing on its icon located on the phone's Home screen and log in to your account (if you have not activated automatic login).


    Then, press on the symbol of magnifying glass located at the bottom of the screen and, in the search bar located at the top, write the user's name to whom you sent the request you want to cancel and presses on his profilo's photo or his nominative. To cancel the request sent, press the button Request made, which will thus give way again to the blue button Follow. Più facile di così ?!

    Web

    At the moment you don't have your Android device or your iPhone at hand and would like to know if it is possible to cancel a request on Instagram using the version Web of the social network? Know that this is a feasible thing, and also in a very simple way.

    To proceed, connected to the Instagram login page, log in to your account (if you have not yet done so) and, in the search bar placed at the top of the page, write the user's name to whom you sent the request you wish to cancel. Then press on his profilo's photo or his nominative and, to cancel the request sent, click on the button Request made: as if by “magic”, the button will appear again Follow to confirm that the operation was successful.


    PC (Windows 10)

    Have a PC updated to Windows 10? Know that you can cancel a request sent on Instagram using the official social network app on the Microsoft Store.

    After downloading the Instagram app for Windows 10, launch it and log in to your account. Then click on the wording Log in, type username e Password in the appropriate text fields and press the button Log in. If you have registered on Instagram via Facebook, you can log in by simply pressing the button Accedi con Facebook.


    Once you have logged into your account, click on the icon magnifying glass located below (on the left) and, in the Campo di Ricerca located at the top of the window, enter the user's name to whom you sent the request you wish to cancel. Then press on his profilo's photo or his nominative, so as to go to his profile and, to cancel the request sent, click on the button Request made. Et-voila! The request will be canceled instantly and the button will reappear Follow.

    How to unfollow a user on Instagram

    The user to whom you sent the request on Instagram accepted it and, since it was not your intention to follow him, now you would like to know if there is a way to remedy the situation? Of course there is: you can simply unfollow the user in question.


    Android

    To unfollow an Instagram user on Android, start the official app of the social network, press the icon oflittle man located at the bottom right, click on the item followed located at the top right, tap the button Follow already located in correspondence with the user you want to stop following and confirm the operation by pressing the button Don't follow anymore from the menu that appears. If everything went well, instead of the button Follow already, you will see the button Follow.

    iPhone

    To unfollow an Instagram user on iPhone, first start the official app of the social network, presses on the symbol oflittle man located at the bottom right, press on the item followed located at the top right, tap the button Follow already located next to the user you no longer want to follow and confirm the operation by pressing the button Don't follow anymore from the menu that appears. If everything went well, instead of the button Follow already you will see the button Follow.


    Web

    You want to unfollow a user on Instagram by acting on the version Web of the social network? Then connect to the Instagram login page and log in to your account (if necessary). Then click on thelittle man located at the top right, click on the writing profiles followed located on the right, presses the button Follow already placed under the username of the person you want to unfollow and that's it. If you have performed the above steps correctly, you will see the blue button Follow instead of the button Follow already.

    PC

    To unfollow an Instagram user from PC, start the Instagram app for Windows 10, log in to your account (if necessary), click on thelittle man located at the bottom right and then on the wording followed that you find at the top of the window. Then click on the button Follow already located under the name of the user you want to stop following and confirm the operation by pressing on the item Don't follow anymore from the menu that appears. Also in this case, if the operation was successful, you will see the button Follow instead of the button Follow already.

    Would you like more information on how to unfollow other users on Instagram? Take a look at the tutorial I just linked to - there you will find more information that will certainly come in handy.

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