How to hide your Instagram story from someone on Android (step-by-step)

This tutorial will show you step by step how to hide your story from someone on Instagram on an Android phone.

This tutorial works for all Android phones, such as Samsung Galaxy, Sony Xperia, Google Pixel, Lenovo, Motorola, Huawei, OnePlus, Nokia, HTC, LG, and all other Android phones.

How to prevent someone from seeing your Instagram story (method 1)

1. Open the Instagram app.

2. Go to your profile.

Open your Instagram profile

3. Tap on the menu button (☰) in the top right corner of your phone's screen.

Instagram menu button

A slide menu will appear.

4. Tap on Settings located at the bottom of the slide menu.

Open Instagram settings

5. Tap on Privacy.

6. Tap on Story.

7. Under Hide Story From, you tap on 0 People.

Hide your Instagram story from someone

8. Select the user(s) for which you want to hide your story by tapping on their user name.

9. Tap on the check mark (✓) icon located in the top right corner of your phone's screen.

Hide your Instagram story from someone

Your Instagram stories will now be hidden for the selected user(s).

How to prevent someone from seeing your Instagram story (method 2)

1. Open the Instagram app.

2. Tap on Your Story located at the top left.

Your story on Instagram

3. If you don't have an active story yet, then tap on the gear icon (⛭) located in the top left corner.

Instagram story settings

But if you have an active story, then tap on More (+ 3-dots icon) located in the bottom left corner and then tap on Story Settings.

Instagram story options

4. Under Hide Story From, you tap on 0 People.

Hide your Instagram story from someone

5. Select the user(s) for which you want to hide your story by tapping on their user name.

6. Tap on the check mark (✓) icon located in the top right corner of your phone's screen.

Hide your Instagram story from someone

Your Instagram stories will now be hidden for the selected user(s).


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References:

Instagram.com: How do I hide my story from someone?