Clear Instagram Search History on iPhone 6

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Hello, and welcome to VisiHow. In this tutorial, I will show you how to clear your search history on Instagram while using an iPhone 6.

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Steps

  1. 1
    Turn your phone on and swipe from left to right to unlock your phone.
    You may have another method of unlocking your phone.
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  2. 2
    Open Instagram.
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  3. 3
    Tap the search icon at the bottom of your screen, left of the middle.
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  4. 4
    Tap the search field at the top of your screen.
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    As you can see, your search history is displayed below the search field, sorted by people and hashtags.
    You will not be able to delete your history from this page.
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    Tap Cancel in the top right corner of your screen to exit the search page.
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  7. 7
    Tap the profile icon in the bottom right corner of your screen.
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    Tap the gear icon in the top right corner of your screen to open Options.
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  9. 9
    Scroll to the bottom of the options page and tap Clear Search History.
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  10. 10
    Tap Yes, I'm sure to confirm and clear your search history.
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    Repeat steps 3 and 4 to return to the search page, where you can confirm your search history has been cleared.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to clear your search history on Instagram while using an iPhone 6.
    If you have any questions, please post them in the comments section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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Questions and Answers

Clear search history not working?

I do all the steps to clear search history but its not working. If I start typing a person's name it still shows up. I have tried: Did all steps to clear search history. I think it was caused by: Don't know

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How can I delete my Instagram DM's?

My boyfriend has my phone so I don't really want him to see my conversations. I have tried: I tried to delete. I think it was caused by: Giving him my phone

  1. 1
    To delete a conversation in Instagram Direct, tap the mailbox icon for direct messages in the top-right corner of "Feed".
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  2. 2
    Swipe left the conversation you want to delete.
    Tap on "Delete".
    • Alternatively, tap the conversation and tap on the "..." button. Then, tap on "Delete".
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When I type something, everything I searched in the past pops up?

How do I get rid of that history, too? I don't want to delete my account, but when I type a letter, everything I've searched with that letter pops up. how do I stop that?. I have tried: I tried erasing history like shown in tutorial.. I think it was caused by: I am not sure. I just search stuff and then they never go away.

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It won't work to delete history?

It won't work and I cannot find this button

I figured it out! I have exact same problem as all of you were mentioning. You just put your finger on the name and a notification pulls up to hide that person. Problem solved!.

How can I remove my 'Search Bar' History?

I have cleared my history but when I enter one single letter in the search bar the people previous searches are still there, and I have no way to remove them?. I have tried: Cleared the search history as mentioned and then checked to see if old recent results had disappeared, but they were still there!. I think it was caused by: No idea at all.

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How do I clear search history on the most recent version of Instagram?

I have tried to delete my search history on Instagram, but the new version of Instagram does not have the "clear search history" option that this article says it does.. I have tried: I have followed all of the steps in this article except the "clear search history" button does not exist.

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Can you help me on the same thing on Facebook, I want to clear the search history?

I have some friends on Facebook that I don't want my parent to know. I have tried: I actually don't know how to do it, it shows all the search results whenever I tap on the search.

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