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My uncle passed and my grandmother wants access to his pics on Instagram but his page is private. Is there any way I can gain access? I have visited many sites and have tried every hacking site known. I just need help to view his photos for my grandmother.

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Have you contacted Instagram? I'm not sure what their policy is regarding deceased users. For what it's worth, this is why we all need to have a plan for our electronic selves. –  Al E. Sep 9 '13 at 1:19

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Per their policy, you can’t get login access to the account. However, you could try and ask for an archive of the photos.

8. HOW TO CONTACT US ABOUT A DECEASED USER

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.

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How do I report a deceased person's account on Instagram?

It is our policy to remove the account of a deceased person from Instagram. To protect the privacy of people on Instagram, we are unable to provide anyone with login information to an account.

When you submit a report of a deceased person, we require proof of death such as a death certificate or obituary.

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