If you accidentally archived a post on Instagram and aren’t sure how to unarchive it, don’t fret. We have you covered. This blog article will demonstrate how to unarchive a post on Instagram in just a few easy steps.
How to unarchive a post on Instagram
If you’ve archived a post on Instagram, you can easily unarchive it so that it appears on your profile again. Here’s how to do it:
- To start, open the Instagram app on your iPhone or Android device.
- If necessary, sign in to your account.
- Select the Profile tab (the person icon) at the bottom of the screen.
- Select the Menu icon (the three vertical dots) in the top-right corner of your profile page.
- Select Archived from the menu that appears.
To unarchive a post, find the post you want to unarchive and tap the Unarchive icon (the little box with an arrow pointing up out of it).
Why you might want to unarchive a post on Instagram
Some people elect to archive their Instagram posts when they don’t want them to be publically viewable anymore. This can be a good way to tidy up your feed or get rid of old posts that are no longer applicable. However, there may be times when you want to unarchive a post so that it is once again visible to your followers. Here’s how to do it.
How to archive a post on Instagram
Did you know that you can archive posts on Instagram?
Instagram’s archiving feature is a great way to keep your feed looking neat and tidy, without having to delete any of your images or videos. To archive a post, simply tap the three dots in the top right-hand corner of the post and select ‘Archive’. The post will then disappear from your feed, but will still be visible in your profile (where it will be marked as ‘archive’).
If you have a change of heart and want the post back on your feed, go to your profile and select the ‘archive’ section. You can then choose the ‘show on my profile’ option to make the post visible once more.
How to view your archived posts on Instagram
To start, open the Instagram app and go to your profile page.
Click the three dots in the upper-right corner.
From the pop-up menu, select the “Archived Posts” option.
All of your archived posts will appear in a grid. To view a post, simply click on it.
How to delete an archived post on Instagram
If you delete a post, it is gone forever from your Profile and the app. There is no way to get it back or restore deleted posts. If there is a photo or video in a post that you delete, the whole post will be deleted.
Tips for using the Instagram archive feature
The Instagram app has an archive feature if you’re someone who wants to keep their feed looking neat, or if you want to tuck away old posts that are no longer applicable. Here’s a quick guide on how to use it:
- You can access your archive by going to your profile page and tapping the three dots in the top right-hand corner.
- After that, select “Archive.”
- All of the posts you have archived will show up here. To unarchive a post, simply press the “unarchive” button.
FAQs about the Instagram archive feature
Is it possible to see how many people have viewed my old posts?
Unfortunately, you cannot see how many people have viewed your archived posts.
Is it possible to archive multiple posts at the same time?
You can archive multiple posts simultaneously. To do this, select the posts you want to archive, tap the (…) icon, and then tap Archive.
Is it possible to unarchive a post?
You can unarchive a post whenever you want to. To do so, go to your profile and press the Archive button. After that, locate the post you want to unarchive, press the (…) icon, and then select Show on Profile.
How to contact Instagram about archived posts
To unarchive a post on Instagram that you’ve previously archived, go to your profile, tap the options menu in the top right, and select “Archive.” This will show all of your archived posts. Then, tap on the post you want to unarchive and select “Unarchive.”