Instagram is the third most popular social media app after Facebook and Twitter. These days you can publish not only photos but videos as well on your Instagram account. Lately, Instagram increased video time limit, so today you can post a video from 15 seconds to 60 seconds long.
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There are times when you see the video on Instagram, for example, a video recipe or workout, and you want to save it to your computer. But there are no settings allowing you to do that. However, there are numerous different ways to save photos and videos from Instagram.
In this post, we are going to show you 10 various ways how to save photos and videos from Instagram in no time. Also, you’ll get to know how to save content from private Instagram profiles and how to download videos on both iOS and Android devices.
Please, note, it’s illegal to download Instagram content and publish it as your own. So, you can download the content only for personal usage.
DreDown allows you to download videos from Instagram as well as from YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Vevo, Vimeo and more. All you need to do is to copy Video URL and insert it into the website, and press Ok to get the ‘Download” link.
DownloadGram works the same as DreDown. You just copy video or photo URL you want to save and paste it to the site.
One more similar website. Just find the video or photo you need to save, open DownloadVideosFrom and paste URL into the text field. Click Download MP3 or MP4 or photo to save the file.
Unfortunately, when it comes to iOS the choice of apps to download Instagram videos is limited. However, Regrammer is a great repost app allowing you also save videos and photos on your Apple device. There is no watermark on the content you download.
Video Downloader for Instagram is also a good solution for Android devices. In just one click this app lets you download video or photo from Instagram.
If you are not familiar with IFTTT yet, let me explain. This amazing service allows you to automate lots of things you do daily. And one of the options you can setup is to save videos or photos to your Dropbox, for example, each time you publish something on Instagram. This will work with your account only.
Dinsta is a simple site allowing you to save photos from Instagram to your smartphone, laptop, or tablet. All you need to do is to copy and paste photo URL into their text box.
8. 4K Stogram
4K Stogram is an amazing service allowing you to save photos and videos even from Instagram private profiles. If you use the website listed here, you’ll notice that none of them are working for private accounts, but 4K Stogram does.
9. Download video from a source code
To save videos and photos from Instagram using this method you don’t need any services or websites. You can save video directly from your browser on your computer. All you need to do is:
- Open the video on Instagram you need to upload.
- Right click on it and choose Inspect.
- Then press Ctrl+F in order to find type “.mp4” in it.
- The search will find a selection of code using “.mp4” in it, so you need to copy the URL with this format and open it in a new tab.
- Then just press “download” button you see on the screen.