How to Hide Story on Instagram Android

Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips

Here’s how to hide Instagram stories from everyone or from all followers on your Android phone. You can set who’s seen your story and live videos on Instagram Android. Just open story & swipe up on your device screen and you can see the number & names of followers, now select the followers who can see your story. If you want to see stories of following people, you can see the story at top of the feed raw. You can share photos and videos as Instagram stories with your followers that will disappear after 24 hours. Also, add text or draw on your story. When you share stories, people can see it around your profile picture looks like a colorful ring but photos and videos from your story don’t appear on your profile.

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How to Hide Story Instagram Account on Android

Check out below given methods to hide your Instagram stories from someone or specific people.

Hide Story on Instagram Using Profile Settings

Step 1: Log in Instagram account with your Facebook account.


Step 2: Tap on the “Profile” icon from the bottom of the right side corner.


Step 3: Tap on “Three vertical dots” from the top right side corner.


Step 4: Under Account section, tap on “Story settings”.



Step 5: Tap on “Hide Story From”.

You can see the list of your followers.

Step 6: Tap on one by one from the follower list want to hide your story.

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Step 7: Tap on “Right arrow” from the top right side corner.

Now, selected followers can’t see your story Instagram account on your Android phone or tablet.

How to Hide Story on Instagram Android Phone

Alternative Way (2020): Open your Instagram account > Tap profile icon at the bottom right corner > Three horizontal lines at the top right corner > Settings > Privacy > Story > Hide story from > Select the contact you want hide story

Hide Instagram Story From Someone – Individual Person

Step 1: Log in to the Instagram account.

Step 2: Tap on the “Profile” icon from the bottom of the right side corner.


Step 3: Click on “Followers” of your profile.

Step 4: Tap on any followers from your list, want to hide your Instagram account share story.


Step 5: Tap on “Three vertical dots” from the top right side corner.


Step 6: Click on “Hide your story”.

You can see the below screen on your Android devices.


Step 7: Tap on “Hide”.

Now, selected people can not able to see your share Instagram story or anything you add to it.

That’s all. Did you find the above process to hide story Instagram account Android helpful? If you notice that there is something missing feel free to let us know on below comment box. Don’t forget to share this Instagram trick with your friends!

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