Sometimes, the constant influx of Instagram notifications can become overwhelming. Whether it’s for a short-term digital detox or a long-term solution to reclaim your peace, learning how to manage your Instagram notifications is a handy skill. Let’s dive in and learn how to stop Instagram notifications in easy steps.
Stopping Instagram Notifications on Android and IOS
These steps are for both Android and iOS users as the Instagram interface is similar on both platforms.
- Open the Instagram app on your smartphone.
- Go to your profile by tapping on your profile picture at the bottom right.
- Tap on the menu (the three horizontal lines at the top right corner).
- Select Settings at the bottom of the menu.
- In the settings menu, tap on Notifications.
- You will see a list of all kinds of notifications that you can get from Instagram. Here you can turn off notifications for specific categories such as Likes, Comments, Comment Likes, etc., or choose to pause all notifications.
For complete peace, tap on Pause All at the bottom of the notifications tab. You can choose to pause notifications from 15 minutes up to 8 hours.
Stopping Instagram Notifications on Desktop
If you use Instagram on a desktop, you can also disable notifications. Here’s how:
- Open Instagram and log in to your account.
- Click on your profile picture at the top right.
- Select Settings from the dropdown menu.
- Choose Notifications from the settings menu.
- There, you can choose to disable all notifications or select specific categories to disable.
There, you have it! With these steps, you can take control over your Instagram notifications and ensure a more peaceful experience. Remember, your digital well-being is as important as your physical health. Don’t let constant notifications disrupt your peace. Happy ‘gramming!