How to change the language of Instagram

Change language on Instagram.

Almost any application can be adapted to our linguistic preferences. Instagram does not escape this. Your app offers a wide range of languages to choose from: Spanish (from Spain and Latin America), English (from the US and the UK), German, French (from Canada and France), Italian, Portuguese (from Portugal and Brazil), Chinese (traditional and simplified), among others. You can search through a long list and change to the language you want to personalize your Instagram. If you don't know how to do it, we will guide you through the steps to change the Instagram language on Android, iPhone and Windows Phone.

Change the language of Instagram on Android

This is how you can change the language on Instagram from Android.

This is how you can change the language on Instagram from Android.

  1. Enter the Instagram application on your Android device.
  2. Click on the profile icon located in the lower right corner.
  3. Now, in the upper right, locate the three horizontal lines and click on them.
  4. There you will find a large list with many sections. Scroll down and look for the option «Language«.
  5. Tap on "Language" to open a new list, but this time with the languages ​​available on Instagram.
  6. Proceed to change the default language to one of your choice.

After changing the language on Instagram, the app will automatically update to the new language you have selected.

Change Instagram language on iPhone

If you have an Apple device, here's what you need to do:

  1. Go to Settings app on your iPhone.
  2. Scroll down until you find the option «General«. Click on this option.
  3. Choose “Language and region”.
  4. Then click on «iPhone Language» (iPhone language).
  5. You will have before you a list with several languages ​​to choose from. Choose the one you need.
  6. Confirm the change and wait for your iPhone to restart.

To check the change, you must go to the Instagram application. You will notice that it is now in the new language you selected.

Change the language of Instagram on Windows Phone

Woman using Instagram on her mobile.

  1. Press the start button at the bottom of your Windows Phone.
  2. Swipe left.
  3. Scroll down and click on «Configuration«.
  4. Select "Language & Region".
  5. Tap on «Phone language«.
  6. Choose the language of your preference from the list that will appear.
  7. Save the new configuration.

You can check the changes by entering the Instagram application. When you are there, check that it is in the new language.

Clarification- Language availability may vary by region and app version.

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