A while back we announced a way for you to post photos to Instagram from a desktop computer without having to die trying. Now, and in this new article, it is necessary to explain: how to delete instagram photos from pc or computer without programs or without downloading anything so that all those people who for one reason or another do not have a mobile phone at hand can do this or, who simply wants to use their computer for this purpose can certainly delete Instagram photos from the web quickly and without any problems or inconveniences.
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How To Delete Instagram Photos From PC | Step 1: Go to Instagram and log in
First, you must access the Instagram cover in its web version from your PC or computer using the browser you have installed or the one you usually use when browsing the Internet.
After entering the Instagram web page, they must proceed to login as such and to do so they must click on the text that says «Log in» which appears below the registration form and next to the question Do you have an account?
With this, a new page will load where they will be able to access Instagram by entering the phone, user or email and password in their respective boxes and after that, they will click on the button that says «Log in» and then, the Timeline of your Instagram account will be uploaded to your PC.
How To Delete Instagram Photos From PC | Step 2: Turn on mobile emulation mode
Once you are in the Timeline of your Instagram account, you need to proceed to switch the Instagram web view to mobile emulation mode and for this we have prepared a guide to do it with the Chrome browser and also with the Firefox browser below.
Switch to mobile emulation mode with Chrome browser
If you are using Chrome, you should proceed to right-click somewhere on the screen so that a menu appears and in it you can select the option that says «Inspect» with a click.
After the previous click, you will notice that some sort of menu will open on the right side of your screen and so in this, you have to click on the option «Toggle device toolbar on/off» represented by an icon of devices located at the top of this menu (see attached image) or you can do the same using the commands «Ctrl + Maiusc + M«.
Now, they have to click on the text that says «Reactive» which appears in an options bar above the Instagram view and with it a menu will appear and therefore in this they must click on the option that they consider convenient to use for this purpose and after that, it is vitally important to click on the button » F5 » on your keyboard or reload the page so your changes update, Instagram buttons appear, and change the view on your chosen mobile device.
Switch to mobile emulation mode with Firefox browser
Meanwhile, if they use Firefox, they will have to right click somewhere on the Instagram screen so that a menu opens with different options and then click on the one that says «Inspect element«.
With the previous click, you will be able to see that a menu appears at the bottom and in this menu, you will have to click on the option «Adaptive visualization of the design» represented by the icon of a mobile device located in the options that are shown in the upper right bar of this menu or if you wish, you can use the same commands as in the other browser «Ctrl + Maiusc + M" for this purpose.
So now, they will have to click on the text that says «no device is selected» which is located at the top of the Instagram page responsive design view and after that a menu will appear where they can with one click, select the mobile device with which you want to see Instagram and after this, you have to reload the page with » Ctrl + R »Or the» button F5 » of the keyboard so that the changes are applied correctly and the Instagram buttons and mobile device view of their choice appear.
With this action performed in the browser they have used, they will notice that the format or design of Instagram has changed on the screen, switching from the web version of Instagram to a mobile mode and hence they are now able to delete Instagram photos from PC or from your computer and we will explain it in the next step.
How To Delete Instagram Photos From PC | Step 3: Delete Instagram photos
Now, with viewing Instagram on mobile, you can proceed to delete the Instagram photos you want from your PC by accessing the section or section of your profile and for this the procedure is exactly the same for the Chrome browser as for Firefox, not all you have to do is click on the «figure of person» which appears at the bottom right and will take you directly to your Instagram profile.
After arriving at the profile on Instagram, it's time to proceed to delete the photo you want and to do this you must do the same procedure whether you use the Chrome or Firefox browser and it consists of clicking on the photo you absolutely want to delete your Instagram account in so that it opens bigger and you can then click on the «three points» which appears at the top right of the photo (see attached image).
With the click done, a small central window will appear with a couple of options and they will click on the option «Delete» and with this a new window will appear in which you will be asked Delete publication? And you, confirm by clicking on the option that says «Delete» and with this, you will be able once and for all to delete an Instagram photo from your PC or computer and they will appear again in your profile in mobile emulation view and since this way, they will be able to repeat the operation for the other photos that want to delete from their Instagram account.
How To Delete Instagram Photos From PC | Step 4: Exit mobile view and sign out
Once they have deleted the required Instagram photos, you need to leave the mobile view that has been configured to do this and go to Instagram Web to do it, you can cancel the process or, don't complicate your life and open a new browser tab you use and enter the Instagram web address in the address bar » www.instagram.com » and then proceed to load it so that in this way the Timeline of your Instagram account in the web version is opened and with this done, they close the view tab of the previous mobile device.
After that, they will go to their Instagram profile and then here, they will click on the gear icon so that a central window opens and they can close their Instagram by clicking on «Logout«.
Finally, this is the way on how to delete Instagram photos from PC or computer. Sure, it's not as fast as you'd like but it's not that hard not to.