Report a user’s account by going to their profile and clicking the next to their username. Then select Report user.Click what type of account you want and follow the on-screen instructions.
What happens if you report a fake account on Instagram?
What this means is that you’re anonymous, unless it’s someone reporting you for a reason. If someone reports you for a reason, we will be able to see who reported you.
How many reports are needed in order for Instagram to delete a fake account?
In the reality, Instagram has no power to close accounts. The reality is that the complaints are a bit overwhelming for the social network and so a lot of accounts may end up being affected.
How do I report a fake account?
To find out who is behind the fraudulent account, search for the name on the profile or ask your friends if they know how to get a link to it.
What happens if you report someone on Instagram?
When you report a photo, the person you’re reporting against has no way of knowing it was you who reported against them. You remain anonymous. Instagram only verifies whether the image is inappropriate. If it’s true, they’ll delete it.
Does report as spam delete an Instagram account?
Reporting is similar to the first choice, this time it’s to restrict the account and possibly lead to an investigation on the user’s behavior.
How long does it take for Instagram to take down a reported account?
Instagram will review the decision and decide whether or not to revoke it.