How to See Instagram Password While Logged In

About a decade ago, people used to remember the phone numbers of all their relatives and the passwords to all their bank accounts. However, as technology advanced and people had the option of storing these numbers, they stopped memorizing them. This is exactly what happened with passwords too.

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With new social media platforms going viral every day, people have more and more passwords to remember and they don’t have enough space for it. Seeing this, Google released a new feature called “Passwords”, which stores all your passwords for you. So the next time you reinstall an app on your smartphone, all you need to do is click Google’s “AutoFill” button, and your work is done.

Today, we are going to discuss how you can view your password while logged into your Instagram account. The processes to do this are more or less the same for both smartphones and laptops/computers. However, to avoid any confusion, we will walk you through both. Finally, we tell you how you can change your Instagram password on your smartphone

Can you see the Instagram password in the app itself?

No, You can not. You may be thinking that it’s illogical to hide your password while you’re logged in, but Instagram has a very reasonable explanation for it.

If you ever want to see your Instagram password while logged in, the first place you’d think to check would be the Instagram mobile app or web version, right? However, if your smartphone was stolen or one of your friends borrowed it, they will also be able to search for it in the same place. So for security reasons, the app does not show you your Instagram password.

But if the mobile app and the web version of Instagram don’t show you your password, is changing it the only alternative for you?

If you have saved all your passwords in your Google account, then no. You can easily recover your password from your Google data, both from your smartphone and from your laptop/computer.

Stay with us until the end of this blog to know how you can see your Instagram password in your Google account.

How to View Instagram Password While Connected (Android)

First, let’s walk you through the process of verifying your password on your smartphone (Android):

Step 1 Open Google Chrome on your smartphone. In the upper right corner of the screen, you will see the icon of three dots arranged vertically. Tap on it and a dropdown menu will appear.

Step 2 – Scroll down to the bottom of the menu and click on the penultimate option called Settings.

Step 3: Under Settings, you will see three sections: You and Google, Basic, and Advanced. Under Basics, you’ll see Passwords. play it You have saved it to your Google account.

Step 4: Here you will see a list of all the apps whose passwords. From this list, tap on Instagram.

Step 5 – You will see the words Edit Password at the top of the screen and the Delete and Support icons at the top right corner. Below that, you will see your username/email and your password. Please note that you will only see black dots instead of your password.

Step 6: Click on the Eye and you will be prompted to verify that it is you using your fingerprint or phone lock.

There you go. You can now easily view your Instagram password while connected to your phone.

How to View Instagram Password While Connected (PC/Laptop)

In the last section, we talked about how you can view your password while logged into the mobile app version of Instagram. Now let’s move on to how you can do the same while connected to the web version of Instagram on your laptop/computer.

The process of logging in from both your smartphone and your laptop/computer is more or less the same. This is because seeing your Instagram (or any other) password is more about your Google account than the platform itself.

Step 1: Open Google Chrome on your laptop/computer. In the upper right corner of the screen, you will see the icon of three dots arranged vertically. Click on it.

Step 2: As soon as you do, a dropdown menu with multiple options will appear. Locate Settings at the bottom of this menu and click to open it.

Step 3: At the top of the Settings page, you will see a search bar. Tap on it and type Passwords.

Step 4 – In the AutoFill results, you will see Passwords. play it On the next page, you will see all of your passwords. To view them, check your laptop/computer lock password and you are good to go.

conclusion

As we come to the end of today’s blog, let’s recap everything we’ve learned today.

It is not possible to see your Instagram password on the mobile version of Instagram or on the web version (on your laptop and computer) while you are connected. However, you can see your Instagram password in your Google account on both your smartphone and laptop. We’ve also walked you through the steps on how to do it, in case you get confused.

Lastly, we have walked you through the two processes to change your Instagram password on your smartphone. If our blog has helped you in any way, or if you have any related queries, feel free to add a comment in the comments section!

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