How to Disable Auto Posting of Instagram Stories on Facebook?

Instagram Stories is actually a clone of Snapchat Stories which lets users share photos and videos that will disappear automatically after 24 hours.

You can link Your Instagram account with your Facebook account. Whether you have your personal account or business account on your phone, posts and stories can be shared on Facebook as well.

Well, you can also share Stories on the Facebook app, but sharing the same Story on Facebook and Instagram can be a chore. Hence, Instagram made it possible for the users to automatically post Instagram Story on Facebook.

Sometimes, you don’t want to share your Instagram stories on Facebook automatically. Here’s how you can stop Instagram story sharing on Facebook automatically.

Disable Auto Posting of Instagram Stories

If you ever connected your Instagram account with Facebook, the chance is that your stories automatically get shared on Facebook.


Sometimes, we don’t want to share Instagram stories on Facebook. Now, you are thinking about disabling auto posting of Instagram Stories on Facebook.

To disable your Instagram stories from sharing on Facebook automatically. Here’s how you can do it in simple steps.

  • Open the Instagram app on your phone
  • Now, go to profile section
  • Go to Settings by tapping on three-line menu at the right side.
  • Now, click on Privacy
  • Click on Story option
  • Scroll down and turn off the Share Your Story to Facebook option.

Once you disable it, your Instagram story will not share on Facebook automatically. Also, the Facebook icon along with the Instagram story posting button will disappear.

You can also turn off automatically sharing your posts to Facebook, if you had rather not have your feed posts automatically share to Facebook. But if you choose to do this, you can still manually do so upon posting your photo.

Also Read: How to Download Instagram Reels, Photos, and Videos?


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