How To Unhide and Retrieve Visited Links on Instagram: A Complete Guide

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Instagram has become a hub for sharing content and accessing various links shared by creators. But have you ever found yourself wanting to revisit or hide certain links you’ve accessed through the platform? This comprehensive guide will walk you through the process of finding and hiding links that you have visited on Instagram.


When browsing Instagram, you might encounter links that you’d either like to go back to or perhaps hide so others can’t see them. Here, we’ll explore a step-by-step guide on how to do both.

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Step 1: Accessing Your Profile

  1. Open Instagram.
  2. Tap the profile icon at the bottom right corner of your screen.
  3. Click on the three lines at the top right to access the menu.

Step 2: Viewing Your Activity

  1. Tap on “Your Activity.”
  2. Scroll towards the bottom where you can find “Links that you visited.”
  1. If you have any links, they will show up in your history.
  2. Tap on any link to revisit it, or tap and hold on the specific link you want to hide.
  3. A message will pop up, asking if you want to hide the link.
  4. Confirm to hide the link so no one else can see it, and it won’t appear in the main list of links you’ve visited.


Finding and hiding links on Instagram is a simple yet effective way to manage your online activity. Whether you want to revisit old links or keep your browsing private, these steps make it easy to do so. If you have any questions or need further assistance, feel free to leave them in the comments section.