How to See Your Comment History on Instagram in 2023

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Written By Larious

Larious is the Executive Editor of LowkeyTech. He is a tech enthusiast and a content writer. 





Last Updated on April 17, 2023 by Larious

While using Instagram and scrolling through feeds, we often comment on posts that we find interesting. However, after a few hours, we realize we need to remove or edit the comment for some reason.

In such situations, we open the Instagram app and start scrolling the feed to find the post where we left the comment. If you know the profile or username where you commented, things could be easier for you, but if you have left a comment on a random post, you need to look for ways to find the comment history.

Fortunately, Instagram provides you with an option to view your comment history. You can access the Your Activity section of the Instagram app to view your past Instagram comments. Not only that, but you can even delete your comments from the same page itself.

Other than that, the Your Activity page of Instagram will show you the posts you have liked and replies you have made to Stories. Here’s how you can see your old Instagram comments in easy steps. Let’s get started.

1. Open the Instagram app on your Android or iOS device. Next, tap on your profile picture displayed in the bottom right corner.

2. On the profile page, tap on the hamburger menu (three horizontal lines).

hamburger menu

3. On the menu that pops up, tap on the Your Activity.

Your Activity

4. On the Your Activity screen, scroll down and tap on Interactions.


5. On the Interactions, you will find three options. First, you need to tap on the Comments.


6. Now, you will see all comments that you have made on Instagram to date.

7. You can even apply filters to sort comments by date.

apply filters

8. If you want to delete a comment, long-press on the comment. This will select the comment; tap the Delete button at the bottom.

tap on the Delete butto

That’s it! This is how you can view your Instagram comments in easy steps. If you see comments you have never made, it indicates unauthorized access to your account. In such a case, it’s best to end active sessions and change your Instagram password.

Download your Instagram Data

Like every other social networking site and app, Instagram lets you download your Instagram data.

You can download your Instagram Data to get all your sent messages, comments, settings, and other details. Here’s how to download your Instagram data.

1. First, open the Instagram app on your Android or iPhone. Next, tap on the profile picture at the bottom right corner.

profile picture

2. Next, tap on the hamburger menu at the top-right corner.

hamburger menu

3. From the list of options that appears, select ‘Your Activity‘.

Your Activity

4. Next, on the Your Activity screen, tap on the ‘Download your information‘ option.

Download your information

5. Now, scroll to the Data and History section and tap ‘Download Data‘.

6. Next, on the Download Your Data screen, enter your email address and tap on the ‘Request Download‘ option. Once on the next screen, tap on the ‘Done‘ button.

Download Data

7. Now, you need to keep checking your email address. Instagram will send you the download to your email address within 48 hours.

keep checking your email address

8. After downloading the ZIP file from the email, extract it and open the ‘Comments‘ folder. Next, open the post_comments file in any web browser.

That’s it! Now you will be able to see all comments you have made on Instagram.

So, that’s all about how to see all the comments you made on Instagram. You can easily find and delete your inappropriate comments by following this method. Like the comments, you can even find posts you have liked on Instagram in easy steps. If you need any further help with the steps, let us know.


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