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Group chat is a popular feature on Instagram. You become the group admin by default when you create a group chat on Instagram. On the other hand, the only way to become an admin of a group chat you did not create is by getting promoted as an admin by a current admin of the group chat.
Group admins on Instagram have many abilities. They can approve new members to the group, promote other members as group admins, demote other members as group admins, add members, and remove members from the group.
We will cover in this article how to add an admin to an Instagram group. You will also learn to remove an account from the group as an admin. You need to be a group admin to add an account to the group chat or remove an account as an admin from the group chat.
Adding a Group Admin on Instagram Mobile App
Step1: Launch Instagram and open the group chat to which you want to add an admin.
Step2: Tap the group name at the top of the group chat screen. You will see the accounts which are members of the group chat under the section Members. You might need to scroll down to see the section.
Step3: Tap the three small dots next to the account you wish to make an admin of the group chat.
Step4: Select the Make Admin option, and you are done.
Adding a Group Admin on Instagram Website
Step1: Visit Instagram.com using a local browser and ensure that you are logged into your account.
Step2: Open the group chat to which you want to add an admin.
Step3: Click on the name of the group chat at the top of the interface.
Step4: Click on the three small dots next to the account you wish to make a group admin.
Step5: Select the Make Admin option.
You have successfully added an admin to the selected Instagram group chat.
How to Remove an Account as an Admin from Instagram Group Chat
Step1: Open the Instagram group chat from which you want to remove an admin.
Step2: Tap or click the name of the group chat at the top of the screen.
Step3: Tap or click the three small dots next to the account you want to remove from the group as an admin.
Step4: Select the option Remove as Admin.
You have successfully removed the account as an admin from the Instagram group chat.