How to see the creation date of an Instagram profile

You’ve been subscribed to Instagram for some time now, so much so that you can’t anymore to remember when you registered on this well-known social network. In this regard, you would like to be able to trace this information, but you just don’t know how to do it.

How do you say? That’s exactly how things are and, therefore, you wonder how to see the creation date of an Instagram profile ? If so, don’t worry – I’m here to help you achieve your goal. In the next chapters of my tutorial, in fact, I will explain in detail how to succeed in this “enterprise” through all the platforms on which the photographic social network is available.

If, therefore, now you are impatient to start, sit down comfortably and just take a few minutes of free time to carefully read the procedures I am about to illustrate. You will see that, by following my instructions step by step, you will easily and quickly succeed in the intent you have proposed. At this point, all I have to do is wish you a good read.


See creation date of your Instagram profile

If you intend to see the creation date of a Instagram profile , you will be happy to know that, as far as your profile is concerned, it is a very simple operation to carry out, which can be from the Instagram app to Android (downloadable from the Play Store or alternative stores) and for iPhone (downloadable from the App Store) and from PC, via the official Instagram site and the social network application for Windows 10.

From Android and iOS

Vedere data creazione del proprio profilo Instagram

If you want to know the creation date of your Instagram profile by acting as a smartphone, you must first start the well-known app of the photographic social network by pressing on its icon located on the home screen and / or in the drawer of your device, and then log in to your account.

Now, press on the icon of the little man or on the thumbnail of your profile located in the bottom menu and then tap on the menu icon located in the top right corner. Once this is done, click on Settings and go to the Security> Access data section.

Wait, then, the loading of the screen relating to all the information concerning your account: in correspondence with the wording Registration date you will be shown the date and even the ‘ time you signed up for Instagram. Happy?

From PC

Iscrizione a Instagram

You can find out the creation date of your Instagram profile also from PC . In this case, to proceed, first connect to the well-known photographic social network, by logging in from its official website or through its application for Windows 10.

Once this is done, in both cases, click on the thumbnail of your profile or on the little man icon located in the upper right corner, then click on the Settings item in the menu that is shown to you.

At this point, click on Privacy and security located in the left side menu and click on Graphic organizer located in correspondence with the section Account data .

In the next screen that will be shown you will be able to view all the information relating to your account, including the precise date of your registration to the photographic social network. You didn’t think it would be that easy, did you?

See creation date of someone else’s Instagram profile

Vedere data creazione di un profilo Instagram altrui

Instagram also allows you to know the date d ‘subscription to the social network of the profiles of other users , but this information is not visible for all accounts.

This is , in fact, of a possibility linked to a security issue: the accounts that reach many people through the photographic social network, or that carry out advertising activities, have the public registration date, in order to be identified by users as an authentic account and authoritative. For other accounts, however, this data is hidden. Furthermore, you should also know that you can only see this information by acting through the Instagram app for Android and iOS .

Having made the necessary premises above, to start, use the search engine of Instagram (the magnifying glass icon located below) to identify the user of your interest and tap on his name , to go to his profile screen.

At this point, click on the (…) icon located in the upper right corner and, in the menu that is shown to you, tap on the item About this account , if available. However, keep in mind that, if this wording is not available, it means that it is not possible to see the account information for the profile in question.

If present, on the Account Information screen, refer to subscription date to know this information for the account you are viewing.

Salvatore Aranzulla

Salvatore Aranzulla is the most widely read blogger and IT popularizer in Italy. He is known for discovering vulnerabilities in Google and
Microsoft. He collaborates with computer magazines and edited the technological column of the newspaper Il Messaggero. He is the founder of, one of the
thirty most visited sites in Italy, in which he responds with simplicity to thousands of computer-related doubts. He has published for Mondadori and
Mondadori Informatica.

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