There isn’t an option that allows you to disconnect your Facebook account and your Instagram page on Facebook. In fact, the only way to unlink the two is by using the Instagram app on mobile devices. Of course, you can do it via an iPhone or an Android device.
How do I stop Instagram from syncing with Facebook?
Tap on the profiles. Select the Facebook profile. It will reveal the Remove from Accounts Center option, set in red fonts. Tap Remove from Accounts Center to unsync your Instagram account from Facebook.
“Because Facebook and Instagram share infrastructure, systems, and technology, we connect information about your activities across our services based on a variety of signals,” a Facebook spokesperson told WIRED. “Linking or unlinking your accounts in the app doesn’t affect this.”
How do I take Instagram off my Facebook?
Unlinking your Instagram and Facebook accounts can be done from the Instagram app or the website. Go to Profile > Menu > Settings > Accounts Center > Accounts & profiles. Select an account and tap Remove from Accounts Center.
As mentioned above, Instagram automatically picks up the Facebook profile that is registered with the Facebook app on your phone. If you want to change the Facebook account, you need to log out from the Facebook app first (if installed).
To unlink two Instagram accounts, you’ll need to remove one in the “Login Info” menu. If you want to unlink your Instagram account from Facebook, you’ll instead use the “Accounts Center” menu. You’ll need to be using the Instagram mobile app to unlink your accounts.
Why does Instagram create a new Facebook page?
For example, if you choose not to connect to a Facebook Page at the time you create a business account on Instagram, an unmanaged Facebook Page is automatically created so that people can find your business more easily and check into your business.