How to Change Instagram App Icon On Android and iPhone

How to Change Instagram App Icon On Android and iPhone

Are you tired of the same old Instagram icon? Want to woo your friends or those who check out your phone by changing your Instagram app icon to a rather fancy one? Then you have come to the right place!

In this article, you will learn how to change Instagram App Icon to their older versions on your Android or iPhone mobiles.

How to Change Instagram App Icon on Android and iPhone

Though the instructions are similar for both iOS and Android, there may be slight variations in the icon’s appearance.

Step 1:  Go to Instagram App

Step 2: Proceed to your profile page by clicking on your icon in the lower right corner.

Step 3: Click on the menu icon on the top right. (Three-lined icon)

Step 4: Select Settings

Step 5: Scroll up the screen until you see a series of emojis. (Can take your time)

Step 6: That’s it. Once you see the emojis select your icon.

Step 7: Proceed by clicking Add.

Now you will find your new icon on your home screen. Again it is different for iOS and Android. In iOS, you can find an entirely replaced icon, but in Android, you may find the shortcut of the icon along with the newer version.

You can repeat the process above to change another icon.

How to Remove Instagram Extra icons from the Android Home Screen

As we said earlier, the icons in iOS would replace the others once you change them. Whereas in Android, it will create a duplicate version of icons. So to remove the other icons, you have to follow the below steps.

Step 1: Go to your home screen, where you have extra icons

Step 2: Long press the icon

Step 3: Drag them to the delete option or click the delete button.

Mohammed Nihal

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