Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to your questions about IG Downloader

  • What is Instagram Downloader?
    This is a completely free online platform that requires no installation of any additional software and allows any user to download Instagram videos, photos, history and IGTV videos. The downloaded files will be on your device, so you can view them quite easily from your smartphone or computer, even offline. Thus, Instagram Downloader online is the best solution to download from Instagram by link.
  • What file formats can I download?
    Usually photos are uploaded to Instagram with jpg and webp extensions, and videos are in mp4 format. All of these formats are characterized by good compression, with no noticeable loss of quality. Thus, the file size will be small and the quality will be at a high level. Our online tool downloads photos or videos in the same format in which they are stored on Instagram.
  • Do I need to log in to my Instagram account?
    Our service is completely anonymous. You do not need to enter the data from your Instagram account, so even users who have never been registered in the social network Instagram can download videos, photos and reels. Therefore, you can download from Instagram with our service safely and anonymously.
  • Can I save videos directly to Instagram?
    There is no such function on the social network Instagram. However, you can always use the Instagram Downloader service. Just copy the link to the post or story by clicking on the "⁝" icon and paste this link into the search box on our website.
  • Do I have to pay to download videos and photos from Instagram?
    No, our service is absolutely free, and you can download as many photos or videos as you want, that is, we do not have any restrictions on downloading.
  • Can I download photos and videos of any user?
    Yes, but with one limitation - only public accounts can be downloaded. Materials from posts from private accounts are not available for downloading. User's privacy and copyright are of the highest priority for us, that's why private videos cannot be downloaded via Instagram Downloader.
  • How do I download photos and videos from Instagram online?
    Please follow the instructions provided above. The sequence of actions consists of three steps:
    1. By clicking on the "More" icon in the Instagram app, copy the link to the resource you want to download. This can be a post, story, album, etc.
    2. Go to our website and paste the copied link in the input box.
    3. Clicking on the "Download" button will open a page where you can select the quality you want and download the photo or video from IG.
  • Can I download Instagram story?
    Yes, it is possible. It is necessary to find in the application the story you are interested in and go to view it. Then you need to find the button with three dots "⁝" at the top of the screen and click on it. Then, in the menu that appears, you need to select "Copy link". Next, paste the link into Instagram Downloader to start downloading from IG.
  • Is there support for downloading from Instagram to your computer?
    The service under consideration is available in all modern browsers from a desktop computer, laptop, tablet and mobile smartphone (including the modern mobile operating systems iPhone, Android). If on any device, our website is not available to you, please let us know and we will try to fix it as soon as possible.
  • Can I download Instagram photos to Android smartphone?
    This platform can be accessed using a browser, which is part of any operating system, including Android. Therefore, you can download clips and photos to any modern gadget.
  • How do I download videos and photos, clips on my iPhone/iPad (iOS) to Instagram?
    For owners of iPhone mobile phones and iPad tablets, the download algorithm is exactly the same as for users of other platforms. We copy the link in the Instagram application, paste it into the input field in the site header and download it on the new page that opens. You can view more detailed instructions by clicking here.
  • Why is the video playing and not downloading?
    This problem is usually solved by right-clicking. By clicking it, a context menu appears in front of you, in which you need to select the "Save as ..." item. Next, the “File Explorer” dialog box will appear, through which you need to select a location to save the video, and click the “Save” button.
  • In what folder is the photo / video saved after uploading?
    Videos are saved to the Downloads folder by default on both PC and mobile. On mobile phones, both photos and videos are usually viewable in the gallery.
  • What is the highest image and video quality available for download?
    The maximum possible image upload resolution for Instagram is 1080 by 1350 pixels. As for the video, in most cases it is HD (720p). However, some users may be able to download lower resolution source materials. Therefore, the highest quality directly depends on the source.