No, message requests on Instagram do not expire. An Instagram message request will only be removed if you’ve accepted/declined/deleted it. Otherwise, the person must have unsent their message.
Why do my Instagram request disappeared?
If your message requests on Instagram have disappeared, it’s either because of an unsent message, you’re blocked, the account has been deactivated, or you’ve followed the person. Instagram message requests are also known to glitch out, so they might disappear/reappear at times.
How do you know if someone deactivated their Instagram?
Why am I suddenly getting a lot of follow requests on Instagram?
Following a public account exposes his account to spammers in the ‘followers’ list. Posting a comment on a picture that has a popular hashtag that is targeted by spam bots can quickly trigger an inappropriate follow request by a spam bot. Consider carefully who you allow your son to follow.
What happens when you delete a follow request on Instagram?
If you delete the request, the person can request to follow you again unless you explicitly block them. If you delete a request by mistake, ask the requester to follow you again.
Can you have secret conversations on Instagram?
Instagram allows you to communicate publicly and privately with followers, mutuals, and other Instagram users. That includes sending private messages to anyone. You don’t need to follow or be followed by that user to use the app’s private messaging feature, and no one can see these messages except the recipients.
Can’t receive your message Instagram they don’t allow?
Scroll down and locate the “Other People” section. Tap “Others on Instagram.” Then under “Others on Instagram,” tap the “Don’t Receive Requests” option, according to instructions via Pocket Now. Exit “Settings” by tapping back several times. After that, you should have disabled message requests on Instagram.