How to change phone number on instagram account? step by step guide

change phone number on instagram account

Instagram users need an email address or phone number to sign up and create a new account on all social networks, and Instagram is no exception. But what if you linked your account to a phone you no longer use and now you no longer have access to it? The answer is very simple. If you do not have access to the previous phone number, This article offers a complete guide for how to change number on Instagram step by step. Let’s get started.

Is it possible to change Instagram number without logging in?

It is necessary to add mobile number to Instagram and change it in time. So, if you forget your password, you can recover your account. 

Follow this guide if you want to know how to change Instagram number from the program settings.

  1.  Log in to your Instagram account.
  2. After Instagram login, Tap on "Edit Profile".
  3.  Select the option "Personal information settings".
  4.  Click on the phone number.
  5.  Add a new phone number and click "Next".
  6.  After that, you will receive an SMS notification with a 6-digit verification code to verify the phone number to your account. Enter the code in the box.
  7.  Select "Done".
  8.  Finally, tap "Done" again to complete the process of changing phone number on Instagram.

Now the process of changing Instagram number is done and a new phone number is linked to your Instagram account.

🎯Learn more: How to create an Instagram account

How to change your phone number for two-factor authentication on Instagram ?

If you have activated two-factor authentication, it is very important to change your phone number on Instagram in time so that you do not lose access to your account.

  1.  Open the Instagram app and go to your account. Tap on Profile in the bottom right corner.
  2.  Tap on the three lines in the top right corner.
  3. Select "Settings".
  4. See the "Security" section.
  5. Tap on "Two-factor authentication".
  6. Click on "Text message".

  7. Go to "Change phone number".
  8. Delete the current phone number from the box and enter the new number.
  9. Add a new phone number and click "Next".
  10. Enter the Instagram code that was sent to the new phone number in the corresponding box to confirm the new number.
  11. Next, tap "Next" to confirm the number change.
  12. Tap "Next" again.


♦️Install AnyControl instagram monitoring application to have everything you need to start tracking Instagram.

How to change Instagram phone number in the bio of business account ?

If you use Instagram as your business page, you probably have a call option in your bio. You can change the phone number you have set for it at any time.

FAQs about how to change phone number on Instagram account


Comments :

3 weeks ago

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Bekir Burak

1 month ago

I lost my İnstagram password. When I reset it the code is sent to a phone number that ı no longer use.. So I want you to help me to change my phone number in order to be able to reset my password. Thank you


3 months ago

I have instagram account password but I don't have my mobile number I can't enter code so please help me. I have a password

Anycontrol: You can restore your Instagram account through your email address.


4 months ago

No is change


7 months ago

Do we need to change the email to change the phone number on Insta?

Anycontrol: No, you can change your phone number without changing your email address.


11 months ago

Your blog was simple and clear , thank you

Anycontrol: Thanks for sharing your feedback

Dave Andreson

11 months ago

Thanks! Been trying for ages fixing this


11 months ago

For some reason it doesn't send the code for me

Anycontrol: Does it specify the reason?

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