How to Remove your Information from

Deactivating or Deleting Instagram is a major data broker website that collects and posts personal information online. To remove your name and personal data from Whitepages, you are required to fill out an opt-out form on their website and verify your removal request over the phone. Whitepages will remove your listing within 24 hours of submitting the form. Whitepages listing removal should take no more than 20 minutes. Here’s how to remove yourself from Whitepages.

How to remove yourself from


Go to EhitePages’ website:


Enter your full name, and specify your city and state. Click the “Search” button.


Find your listing and click the “View Details” button.


Once you’ve located the right Whitepages listing, copy the page URL.


Go to the WhitePages opt-out page. Paste the URL of the listing you copied and click the “Next” button.


Whitepages will ask you to verify your information. Please check if your name and address match up and click the “Remove Me” button to proceed with the removal process.


Whitepages asks everyone to select one of four reasons for opting out of their website:

  • My profile is incorrect
  • Receiving spam calls and junk mailing
  • I am being harassed or stalked by someone
  • I just want to keep my information private

Select the reason that fits your case and click the “Next” button.


WhitePages request a real personal phone number to confirm your identity and validate your removal request with a phone call. Enter your phone number, check the box underneath and click the “Call now to verify” button. Please note that it is important to provide your real phone number and answer the phone call quickly since the verification calls from Whitepages come in fast. In case you provide a fake or wrong phone number, you will need to start over.


You will receive a robocall from Whitepages, asking for the verification code displayed on the screen. Dial this verification code.

The robot will tell you that your opt-out request was accepted. Please note that it may take up to 24 hours for your record to be removed.