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NOTE:	NOTE: Our PrivacyData Policy is changing. You can view our new Dataprevious Privacy Policy here. This policy describes the information we process to support Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and other products and features offered by Facebook (Facebook Products or Products). You can find additional tools and information in the Facebook Settings and Instagram Settings. 

	In September 2012, we announced that Instagram had been acquired by Facebook. We knew that by teaming up with Facebook, we could build a better Instagram for you. Since then, we've been collaborating with Facebook's team on ways to do just that. As part of our new collaboration, we've learned that by being able to share insights and information with each other, we can build better experiences for our users.I. WHAT KINDS OF INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?

	 We're updating our Privacy Policy to highlight this new collaboration, but To provide the Facebook Products, we want to make suremust process information about you. The types of information we collect depend on how you understand that you still have control over who sees your photos.use our Products. You still getcan learn how to choose who can see your Instagram photos,access and you still get to choose whether you post your photos on Facebook. So while we're looking forward to working closely with Facebook to build better experiences,delete information we aren't changingcollect by visiting the core features of the app that you've come to knowFacebook Settings and love.Instagram Settings. THINGS YOU AND OTHERS DO AND PROVIDE

	Our new Privacy Policy is effective on January 19, 2013. To learn	 INFORMATION AND CONTENT YOU PROVIDE. We collect the content, communications and other information you provide when you use our Products, including when you sign up for an account, create or share content, and message or communicate with others. This can include information in or about howthe content you provide (like metadata), such as the location of a photo or the date a file was created. It can also include what you see through features we treat information collected priorprovide, such as our camera, so we can do things like suggest masks and filters that you might like, or give you tips on using camera formats. Our systems automatically process content and communications you and others provide to January 19, 2013, please click here.analyze context and what's in them for the purposes described below. Learn more about how you can control who can see the things you share. 

	Effective date: January 19, 2013	 Data with special protections: You can choose to provide information in your Facebook profile fields or Life Events about your religious views, political views, who you are "interested in," or your health. This and other information (such as racial or ethnic origin, philosophical beliefs or trade union membership) could be subject to special protections under the laws of your country.

	Welcome	 NETWORKS AND CONNECTIONS. We collect information about the people, Pages, accounts, hashtags and groups you are connected to and how you interact with them across our Products, such as people you communicate with the most or groups you are part of. We also collect contact information if you choose to Instagram ("Instagram," "we," "us"upload, sync or "our"). Instagram providesimport it from a fast, beautifuldevice (such as an address book or call log or SMS log history), which we use for things like helping you and others find people you may know and fun way for the other purposes listed below.
	 YOUR USAGE. We collect information about how you to share media throughuse our content-sharing platform. Just snapProducts, such as the types of content you view or engage with; the features you use; the actions you take; the people or accounts you interact with; and the time, frequency and duration of your activities. For example, we log when you're using and have last used our Products, and what posts, videos and other content you view on our Products. We also collect information about how you use features like our camera.
	 INFORMATION ABOUT TRANSACTIONS MADE ON OUR PRODUCTS. If you use our Products for purchases or other financial transactions (such as when you make a photo, choosepurchase in a filter to transformgame or make a donation), we collect information about the lookpurchase or transaction. This includes payment information, such as your credit or debit card number and feel, add comments (if you like)other card information; other account and share!authentication information; and billing, shipping and contact details.
	 THINGS OTHERS DO AND INFORMATION THEY PROVIDE ABOUT YOU. We also receive and analyze content, communications and information that other people provide when they use our Products. This can include information about you, such as when others share or comment on a photo of you, send a message to you, or upload, sync or import your contact information.

	 Our Privacy Policy explains howDEVICE INFORMATIONAs described below, we and some of the companies we work with collect, use, share and protectcollect information in relation to our mobile services, web site,from and any software provided on or in connection with Instagram services (collectively, the "SERVICE"), and your choices about the collectioncomputers, phones, connected TVs and other web-connected devices you use of your information.
	 By usingthat integrate with our Service you understandProducts, and agree that we are providing a platform forcombine this information across different devices you use. For example, we use information collected about your use of our Products on your phone to post content, including photos, comments and other materials ("USER CONTENT"), tobetter personalize the Service and to share User Content publicly. This means that other Users may search for, see, use,content (including ads) or share any of your User Content thatfeatures you make publicly available through the Service, consistent with the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy andsee when you use our Terms of Use (which can be found at
	 Our Policy appliesProducts on another device, such as your laptop or tablet, or to all visitors, users, and others who access the Service ("USERS").measure whether you took an action in response to an ad we showed you on your phone on a different device.Information we obtain from these devices includes: 

1. INFORMATION WE COLLECT	 DEVICE ATTRIBUTES: information such as the operating system, hardware and software versions, battery level, signal strength, available storage space, browser type, app and file names and types, and plugins.
	 DEVICE OPERATIONS: information about operations and behaviors performed on the device, such as whether a window is foregrounded or backgrounded, or mouse movements (which can help distinguish humans from bots).
	 IDENTIFIERS: unique identifiers, device IDs, and other identifiers, such as from games, apps or accounts you use, and Family Device IDs (or other identifiers unique to Facebook Company Products associated with the same device or account).
	 DEVICE SIGNALS: Bluetooth signals, and information about nearby Wi-Fi access points, beacons, and cell towers.
	 DATA FROM DEVICE SETTINGS: information you allow us to receive through device settings you turn on, such as access to your GPS location, camera or photos.
	 NETWORK AND CONNECTIONS: information such as the name of your mobile operator or ISP, language, time zone, mobile phone number, IP address, connection speed and, in some cases, information about other devices that are nearby or on your network, so we can do things like help you stream a video from your phone to your TV.
	 COOKIE DATA: data from cookies stored on your device, including cookie IDs and settings. Learn more about how we use cookies in the Facebook Cookies Policy and Instagram Cookies Policy.

	We collectINFORMATION FROM PARTNERSAdvertisers, app developers, and publishers can send us information through Facebook Business Tools they use, including our social plug-ins (such as the Like button), Facebook Login, our APIs and SDKs, or the Facebook pixel. These partners provide information about your activities off Facebook—including information about your device, websites you visit, purchases you make, the ads you see, and how you use their services—whether or not you have a Facebook account or are logged into Facebook. For example, a game developer could use our API to tell us what games you play, or a business could tell us about a purchase you made in its store. We also receive information about your online and offline actions and purchases from third-party data providers who have the rights to provide us with your information.Partners receive your data when you visit or use their services or through third parties they work with. We require each of these partners to have lawful rights to collect, use and share your data before providing any data to us. Learn more about the following types of information.INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE US DIRECTLY:partners we receive data from.To learn more about how we use cookies in connection with Facebook Business Tools, review the Facebook Cookies Policy and Instagram Cookies Policy.

	 Your username, password and e-mail address when you register for an Instagram account.
	 Profile information that you provide for your user profile (e.g., first and last name, picture, phone number). This information allows us to help you or others be "found" on Instagram.
	 User Content (e.g., photos, comments, and other materials) that you post to the Service.
	 Communications between you and Instagram. For example, we may send you Service-related emails (e.g., account verification, changes/updates to features of the Service, technical and security notices). Note that you may not opt out of Service-related e-mails.II. HOW DO WE USE THIS INFORMATION?

FINDING YOUR FRIENDS ON INSTAGRAM:We use the information we have (subject to choices you make) as described below and to provide and support the Facebook Products and related services described in the Facebook Terms and Instagram Terms. Here's how: PROVIDE, PERSONALIZE AND IMPROVE OUR PRODUCTS. We use the information we have to deliver our Products, including to personalize features and content (including your News Feed, Instagram Feed, Instagram Stories and ads) and make suggestions for you (such as groups or events you may be interested in or topics you may want to follow) on and off our Products. To create personalized Products that are unique and relevant to you, we use your connections, preferences, interests and activities based on the data we collect and learn from you and others (including any data with special protections you choose to provide); how you use and interact with our Products; and the people, places, or things you're connected to and interested in on and off our Products. Learn more about how we use information about you to personalize your Facebook and Instagram experience, including features, content and recommendations in Facebook Products; you can also learn more about how we choose the ads that you see. 

	 IfINFORMATION ACROSS FACEBOOK PRODUCTS AND DEVICES: We connect information about your activities on different Facebook Products and devices to provide a more tailored and consistent experience on all Facebook Products you choose,use, wherever you can use our "Find friends" feature to locate other people with Instagram accounts either through (i) your contacts list, (ii) third-party social media sites or (iii) throughthem. For example, we can suggest that you join a search of names and usernamesgroup on Instagram.
	 IfFacebook that includes people you choose to find your friends through (i) your device's contacts list, thenfollow on Instagram will access your contacts list to determine whether or not someone associatedcommunicate with your contact is using Instagram.
	 If you choose to findMessenger. We can also make your friends through a (ii) third-party social media site, thenexperience more seamless, for example, by automatically filling in your registration information (such as your phone number) from one Facebook Product when you will be prompted to setsign up for an account on a linkdifferent Product.
	 LOCATION-RELATED INFORMATION: We use location-related information-such as your current location, where you live, the places you like to go, and the third-party servicebusinesses and people you're near-to provide, personalize and improve our Products, including ads, for you understand that anyand others. Location-related information that such service may provide to us willcan be governed by this Privacy Policy.
	 If you choosebased on things like precise device location (if you've allowed us to findcollect it), IP addresses, and information from your friends (iii) through a searchand others' use of namesFacebook Products (such as check-ins or usernames on Instagram then simply type a nameevents you attend).
	 PRODUCT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT: We use the information we have to searchdevelop, test and we will perform a search onimprove our Service.Products, including by conducting surveys and research, and testing and troubleshooting new products and features.
	 NOTE ABOUT "INVITE FRIENDS" FEATURE:FACE RECOGNITION: If you choose to invite someonehave it turned on, we use face recognition technology to the Service through our "Invite friends" feature,recognize you in photos, videos and camera experiences. The face-recognition templates we create may select a person directly fromconstitute data with special protections under the contacts list onlaws of your device and send a textcountry. Learn more about how we use face recognition technology, or email fromcontrol our use of this technology in Facebook Settings. If we introduce face-recognition technology to your personal account. You understandInstagram experience, we will let you know first, and agree that you are responsiblewill have control over whether we use this technology for any charges that apply to communications sent fromyou.
	 ADS AND OTHER SPONSORED CONTENT: We use the information we have about you-including information about your device,interests, actions and connections-to select and personalize ads, offers and other sponsored content that we show you. Learn more about how we select and personalize ads, and because this invitation is coming directly from your personal account, Instagram does not have accesschoices over the data we use to or control this ads and other sponsored content for you in the Facebook Settings and Instagram Settings.

ANALYTICS INFORMATION:PROVIDE MEASUREMENT, ANALYTICS, AND OTHER BUSINESS SERVICES.We use the information we have (including your activity off our Products, such as the websites you visit and ads you see) to help advertisers and other partners measure the effectiveness and distribution of their ads and services, and understand the types of people who use their services and how people interact with their websites, apps, and services. Learn how we share information with these partners.
PROMOTE SAFETY, INTEGRITY AND SECURITY.We use the information we have to verify accounts and activity, combat harmful conduct, detect and prevent spam and other bad experiences, maintain the integrity of our Products, and promote safety and security on and off of Facebook Products. For example, we use data we have to investigate suspicious activity or violations of our terms or policies, or to detect when someone needs help. To learn more, visit the Facebook Security Help Center and Instagram Security Tips.
COMMUNICATE WITH YOU.We use the information we have to send you marketing communications, communicate with you about our Products, and let you know about our policies and terms. We also use your information to respond to you when you contact us.
RESEARCH AND INNOVATE FOR SOCIAL GOOD.We use the information we have to conduct and support research and innovation on topics of general social welfare, technological advancement, public interest, health and well-being. For example, we analyze information we have about migration patterns during crises to aid relief efforts. Learn more about our research programs.

	 We use third-party analytics tools to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Service. These tools collect information sent by your device or our Service, including the web pages you visit, add-ons, and other information that assists us in improving the Service. We collect and use this analytics information with analytics information from other Users so that it cannot reasonably be used to identify any particular individual User.III. HOW IS THIS INFORMATION SHARED?

COOKIESYour information is shared with others in the following ways:SHARING ON FACEBOOK PRODUCTSPEOPLE AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES:ACCOUNTS YOU SHARE AND COMMUNICATE WITHWhen you share and communicate using our Products, you choose the audience for what you share. For example, when you post on Facebook, you select the audience for the post, such as a group, all of your friends, the public, or a customized list of people. Similarly, when you use Messenger or Instagram to communicate with people or businesses, those people and businesses can see the content you send. Your network can also see actions you have taken on our Products, including engagement with ads and sponsored content. We also let other accounts see who has viewed their Facebook or Instagram Stories.PUBLIC INFORMATION can be seen by anyone, on or off our Products, including if they don't have an account. This includes your Instagram username; any information you share with a public audience; information in your public profile on Facebook; and content you share on a Facebook Page, public Instagram account or any other public forum, such as Facebook Marketplace. You, other people using Facebook and Instagram, and we can provide access to or send public information to anyone on or off our Products, including in other Facebook Company Products, in search results, or through tools and APIs. Public information can also be seen, accessed, reshared or downloaded through third-party services such as search engines, APIs, and offline media such as TV, and by apps, websites and other services that integrate with our Products.Learn more about what information is public and how to control your visibility on Facebook and Instagram.CONTENT OTHERS SHARE OR RESHARE ABOUT YOUYou should consider who you choose to share with, because people who can see your activity on our Products can choose to share it with others on and off our Products, including people and businesses outside the audience you shared with. For example, when you share a post or send a message to specific friends or accounts, they can download, screenshot, or reshare that content to others across or off our Products, in person or in virtual reality experiences such as Facebook Spaces. Also, when you comment on someone else's post or react to their content, your comment or reaction is visible to anyone who can see the other person's content, and that person can change the audience later.People can also use our Products to create and share content about you with the audience they choose. For example, people can share a photo of you in a Story, mention or tag you at a location in a post, or share information about you in their posts or messages. If you are uncomfortable with what others have shared about you on our Products, you can learn how to report the content.INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR ACTIVE STATUS OR PRESENCE ON OUR PRODUCTS.People in your networks can see signals telling them whether you are active on our Products, including whether you are currently active on Instagram, Messenger or Facebook, or when you last used our Products.APPS, WEBSITES, AND THIRD-PARTY INTEGRATIONS ON OR USING OUR PRODUCTS.When you choose to use third-party apps, websites, or other services that use, or are integrated with, our Products, they can receive information about what you post or share. For example, when you play a game with your Facebook friends or use a Facebook Comment or Share button on a website, the game developer or website can receive information about your activities in the game or receive a comment or link that you share from the website on Facebook. Also, when you download or use such third-party services, they can access your public profile on Facebook, and any information that you share with them. Apps and websites you use may receive your list of Facebook friends if you choose to share it with them. But apps and websites you use will not be able to receive any other information about your Facebook friends from you, or information about any of your Instagram followers (although your friends and followers may, of course, choose to share this information themselves). Information collected by these third-party services is subject to their own terms and policies, not this one.Devices and operating systems providing native versions of Facebook and Instagram (i.e. where we have not developed our own first-party apps) will have access to all information you choose to share with them, including information your friends share with you, so they can provide our core functionality to you.Note: We are in the process of restricting developers’ data access even further to help prevent abuse. For example, we will remove developers' access to your Facebook and Instagram data if you haven't used their app in 3 months, and we are changing Login, so that in the next version, we will reduce the data that an app can request without app review to include only name, Instagram username and bio, profile photo and email address. Requesting any other data will require our approval.NEW OWNER.If the ownership or control of all or part of our Products or their assets changes, we may transfer your information to the new owner.
SHARING WITH THIRD-PARTY PARTNERSWE WORK WITH THIRD-PARTY PARTNERS WHO HELP US PROVIDE AND IMPROVE OUR PRODUCTS OR WHO USE FACEBOOK BUSINESS TOOLS TO GROW THEIR BUSINESSES, WHICH MAKES IT POSSIBLE TO OPERATE OUR COMPANIES AND PROVIDE FREE SERVICES TO PEOPLE AROUND THE WORLD. WE DON'T SELL ANY OF YOUR INFORMATION TO ANYONE, AND WE NEVER WILL. WE ALSO IMPOSE STRICT RESTRICTIONS ON HOW OUR PARTNERS CAN USE AND DISCLOSE THE DATA WE PROVIDE. HERE ARE THE TYPES OF THIRD PARTIES WE SHARE INFORMATION WITH:PARTNERS WHO USE OUR ANALYTICS SERVICES.We provide aggregated statistics and insights that help people and businesses understand how people are engaging with their posts, listings, Pages, videos and other content on and off the Facebook Products. For example, Page admins and Instagram business profiles receive information about the number of people or accounts who viewed, reacted to, or commented on their posts, as well as aggregate demographic and other information that helps them understand interactions with their Page or account.ADVERTISERS.We provide advertisers with reports about the kinds of people seeing their ads and how their ads are performing, but we don't share information that personally identifies you (information such as your name or email address that by itself can be used to contact you or identifies who you are) unless you give us permission. For example, we provide general demographic and interest information to advertisers (for example, that an ad was seen by a woman between the ages of 25 and 34 who lives in Madrid and likes software engineering) to help them better understand their audience. We also confirm which Facebook ads led you to make a purchase or take an action with an advertiser.MEASUREMENT PARTNERS.We share information about you with companies that aggregate it to provide analytics and measurement reports to our partners.PARTNERS OFFERING GOODS AND SERVICES IN OUR PRODUCTS.When you subscribe to receive premium content, or buy something from a seller in our Products, the content creator or seller can receive your public information and other information you share with them, as well as the information needed to complete the transaction, including shipping and contact details.VENDORS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS.We provide information and content to vendors and service providers who support our business, such as by providing technical infrastructure services, analyzing how our Products are used, providing customer service, facilitating payments or conducting surveys.RESEARCHERS AND ACADEMICS.We also provide information and content to research partners and academics to conduct research that advances scholarship and innovation that support our business or mission, and enhances discovery and innovation on topics of general social welfare, technological advancement, public interest, health and well-being.LAW ENFORCEMENT OR LEGAL REQUESTSWe share information with law enforcement or in response to legal requests in the circumstances outlined below.Learn more about how you can control the information about you that you or others share with third-party partners in the Facebook Settings and Instagram Settings.

	 When you visit the Service, we may use cookies and similar technologies like pixels, web beacons, and local storage to collect information about how you use Instagram and provide features to you.
	 We may ask advertisers or other partners to serve ads or services to your devices, which may use cookies or similar technologies placed by us or the third party.
	 More information is available in our About Cookies sectionIV. HOW DO THE FACEBOOK COMPANIES WORK TOGETHER?

LOG FILE INFORMATION:Facebook and Instagram share infrastructure, systems and technology with other Facebook Companies (which include WhatsApp and Oculus) to provide an innovative, relevant, consistent and safe experience across all Facebook Company Products you use. We also process information about you across the Facebook Companies for these purposes, as permitted by applicable law and in accordance with their terms and policies. For example, we process information from WhatsApp about accounts sending spam on its service so we can take appropriate action against those accounts on Facebook, Instagram or Messenger. We also work to understand how people use and interact with Facebook Company Products, such as understanding the number of unique users on different Facebook Company Products.

	 Log file information is automatically reported by your browser each time you make a request to access (i.e., visit) a web page or app. It can also be provided when the content of the webpage or app is downloaded to your browser or device.
	 When you use our Service, our servers automatically record certain log file information, including your web request, Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks and how you interact with links on the Service, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information. We may also collect similar information from emails sent to our Users which then help us track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. The information allows for more accurate reporting and improvement of the Service.V. HOW CAN I MANAGE INFORMATION ABOUT ME?

DEVICE IDENTIFIERS:We provide you with the ability to access, rectify, port and erase your data. Learn more in your Facebook Settings and Instagram Settings.We store data until it is no longer necessary to provide our services and Facebook Products, or until your account is deleted - whichever comes first. This is a case-by-case determination that depends on things like the nature of the data, why it is collected and processed, and relevant legal or operational retention needs. For example, when you search for something on Facebook, you can access and delete that query from within your search history at any time, but the log of that search is deleted after 6 months. If you submit a copy of your government-issued ID for account verification purposes, we delete that copy 30 days after submission. Learn more about deletion of content you have shared and cookie data obtained through social plugins.When you delete your account, we delete things you have posted, such as your photos and status updates, and you won't be able to recover that information later. Information that others have shared about you isn't part of your account and won't be deleted. If you don't want to delete your account but want to temporarily stop using the Products, you can deactivate your account instead. To delete your account at any time, please visit the Facebook Settings and Instagram Settings.

	 When you use a mobile device like a tablet or phone to access our Service, we may access, collect, monitor, store on your device, and/or remotely store one or more "device identifiers." Device identifiers are small data files or similar data structures stored on or associated with your mobile device, which uniquely identify your mobile device. A device identifier may be data stored in connection with the device hardware, data stored in connection with the device's operating system or other software, or data sent to the device by Instagram.
	 A device identifier may deliver information to us or to a third party partner about how you browse and use the Service and may help us or others provide reports or personalized content and ads. Some features of the Service may not function properly if use or availability of device identifiers is impaired or disabled.VI. HOW DO WE RESPOND TO LEGAL REQUESTS OR PREVENT HARM?

METADATA: We access, preserve and share your information with regulators, law enforcement or others: 

	 Metadata is usually technical dataIn response to a legal request (like a search warrant, court order or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that is associated with User Content. For example, Metadata can describe how,the law requires us to do so. This may include responding to legal requests from jurisdictions outside of the United States when and by whomwe have a piece of User Content was collected and howgood-faith belief that contentthe response is formatted.required by law in that jurisdiction, affects users in that jurisdiction, and is consistent with internationally recognized standards.
	 Users can add or mayWhen we have Metadata added to their User Content including a hashtag (e.g.,good-faith belief it is necessary to: detect, prevent and address fraud, unauthorized use of the Products, violations of our terms or policies, or other harmful or illegal activity; to mark keywords whenprotect ourselves (including our rights, property or Products), you post a photo), geotag (e.g.,or others, including as part of investigations or regulatory inquiries; or to mark your location to a photo), commentsprevent death or other data. This makes your User Content more searchable by othersimminent bodily harm. For example, if relevant, we provide information to and more interactive. If you geotagreceive information from third-party partners about the reliability of your photo or tag your photo using other's APIs then, your latitudeaccount to prevent fraud, abuse and longitude will be stored with the photoother harmful activity on and searchable (e.g., through a location or map feature) if your photo is made public by you in accordance with your privacy our Products.

2. HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION Information we receive about you (including financial transaction data related to purchases made with Facebook) can be accessed and preserved for an extended period when it is the subject of a legal request or obligation, governmental investigation, or investigations of possible violations of our terms or policies, or otherwise to prevent harm. We also retain information from accounts disabled for terms violations for at least a year to prevent repeat abuse or other term violations. 

	 In addition to some of the specific uses of information we describe in this Privacy Policy, we may use information that we receive to: VII. HOW DO WE OPERATE AND TRANSFER DATA AS PART OF OUR GLOBAL SERVICES?

	 help you efficiently access your We share information afterglobally, both internally within the Facebook Companies, and externally with our partners and with those you signconnect and share with around the world in
	 remember accordance with this policy. Your information so you will not have to re-enter it during your visitmay, for example, be transferred or transmitted to, or stored and processed in the next timeUnited States or other countries outside of where you visitlive for the Service;
	purposes as described in this policy. These data transfers are necessary to provide personalized contentthe services set forth in the Facebook Terms and Instagram Terms and information to youglobally operate and others, which could include online ads or other forms of marketing
	 provide, improve, test, and monitorprovide our Products to you. We utilize standard contract clauses, rely on the effectiveness of our Service
	 develop and test new products and features
	 monitor metrics suchEuropean Commission's adequacy decisions about certain countries, as total number of visitors, traffic,applicable, and demographic patterns
	 diagnose or fix technology problems
	 automatically update the Instagram application onobtain your device
	 Instagram or other Users may run contests, special offers or other events or activities ("Events") on the Service. If you do not wantconsent for these data transfers to participate in an Event, do not use the particular Metadata (i.e. hashtag or geotag) associated with that Event.United States and other countries. 


	 We will not rent or sell your informationWe'll notify you before we make changes to third parties outside Instagram (or the group of companies of which Instagram is a part) without your consent, except as noted in this Policy.policy and give you the opportunity to review the revised policy before you choose to continue using our Products. 


	 We may share User Content You can learn more about how privacy works on Facebook and your information (including but not limited to, information from cookies, log files, device identifiers, location data, and usage data) with businesses that are legally part of the same group of companies that Instagram is part of, or that become part of that group ("Affiliates"). Affiliates may useon Instagram. If you have questions about this information to help provide, understand, and improve the Service (including by providing analytics) and Affiliates' own services (including by providingpolicy, you with better and more relevant experiences). But these Affiliates will honor the choices you make about who can see your photos.
	 We also may share your information as well as information from tools like cookies, log files, and device identifiers and location data, with third-party organizations that helpcontact us provide the Service to you ("Service Providers"). Our Service Providers will be given access to your information as is reasonably necessary to provide the Service under reasonable confidentiality terms.
	described below. We may also share certain information such as cookie data with third-party advertising partners. This information would allow third-party ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you.
	 We may remove parts of data that can identifyresolve disputes you and share anonymized datahave with other parties. We may also combine your information with other informationus in a way that it is no longer associatedconnection with youour privacy policies and share that aggregated information.practices through TrustArc. You can contact TrustArc through its website.  You can contact us online or by mail at: 


	 Any information or content that you voluntarily disclose for posting to the Service, such as User Content, becomes available to the public, as controlled by any applicable privacy settings that you set. To change your privacy settings on the Service, please change your profile setting. Once you have shared User Content or made it public, that User Content may be re-shared by others.
	 Subject to your profile and privacy settings, any User Content that you make public is searchable by other Users and subject to use under our Instagram API. The use of the Instagram API is subject to the API Terms of Use which incorporates the terms of this Privacy Policy.
	 If you remove information that you posted to the Service, copies may remain viewable in cached and archived pages of the Service, or if other Users or third parties using the Instagram API have copied or saved that information.


	 If we sell or otherwise transfer part or the whole of Instagram or our assets to another organization (e.g., in the course of a transaction like a merger, acquisition, bankruptcy, dissolution, liquidation), your information such as name and email address, User Content and any other information collected through the Service may be among the items sold or transferred. You will continue to own your User Content. The buyer or transferee will have to honor the commitments we have made in this Privacy Policy.


	 We may access, preserve and share your information in response to a legal request (like a search warrant, court order or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so. This may include responding to legal requests from jurisdictions outside of the United States where we have a good faith belief that the response is required by law in that jurisdiction, affects users in that jurisdiction, and is consistent with internationally recognized standards. We may also access, preserve and share information when we have a good faith belief it is necessary to: detect, prevent and address fraud and other illegal activity; to protect ourselves, you and others, including as part of investigations; and to prevent death or imminent bodily harm. Information we receive about you may be accessed, processed and retained for an extended period of time when it is the subject of a legal request or obligation, governmental investigation, or investigations concerning possible violations of our terms or policies, or otherwise to prevent harm.



	 Your information collected through the Service may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which Instagram, its Affiliates or Service Providers maintain facilities.
	 Instagram, its Affiliates, or Service Providers may transfer information that we collect about you, including personal information across borders and from your country or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world. If you are located in the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, please note that we may transfer information, including personal information, to a country and jurisdiction that does not have the same data protection laws as your jurisdiction.
	 By registering for and using the Service you consent to the transfer of information to the U.S. or to any other country in which Instagram, its Affiliates or Service Providers maintain facilities and the use and disclosure of information about you as described in this Privacy Policy.
	 We use commercially reasonable safeguards to help keep the information collected through the Service secure and take reasonable steps (such as requesting a unique password) to verify your identity before granting you access to your account. However, Instagram cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit to Instagram or guarantee that information on the Service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed.
	 Please do your part to help us. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information, and for controlling access to emails between you and Instagram, at all times. Your privacy settings may also be affected by changes the social media services you connect to Instagram make to their services. We are not responsible for the functionality, privacy, or security measures of any other organization.



	 Update your account at any time by logging in and changing your profile settings.
	 Unsubscribe from email communications from us by clicking on the "unsubscribe link" provided in such communications. As noted above, you may not opt out of Service-related communications (e.g., account verification, purchase and billing confirmations and reminders, changes/updates to features of the Service, technical and security notices).
	 Learn more about reviewing or modifying your account information.


	 Following termination or deactivation of your account, Instagram, its Affiliates, or its Service Providers may retain information (including your profile information) and User Content for a commercially reasonable time for backup, archival, and/or audit purposes.
	 Learn more about deleting your account.


	 Instagram does not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register for the Service. The Service and its content are not directed at children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us.


	We are not responsible for the practices employed by any websites or services linked to or from our Service, including the information or content contained within them. Please remember that when you use a link to go from our Service to another website or service, our Privacy Policy does not apply to those third-party websites or services. Your browsing and interaction on any third-party website or service, including those that have a link on our website, are subject to that third party's own rules and policies. In addition, you agree that we are not responsible and do not have control over any third-parties that you authorize to access your User Content. If you are using a third-party website or service and you allow them to access your User Content you do so at your own risk.


	In the event of the death of an Instagram User, please contact us. We will usually conduct our communication via email; should we require any other information, we will contact you at the email address you have provided in your request.


	 If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or the Service, please find the appropriate support channel in the Help Center at which to contact us.


	Instagram may modify or update this Privacy Policy from time to time, so please review it periodically. We may provide you additional forms of notice of modifications or updates as appropriate under the circumstances. Your continued use of Instagram or the Service after any modification to this Facebook, Inc.
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