Instagram is one of the most popular apps all over the world. It has become a platform for sharing videos, photos, memes, and self-branding. If you are an Instagram user and want to know how to download videos or stories, there are a few simple steps you need to follow. Also Read - How to link or unlink Instagram account to Facebook?
But, before you head on to download any Instagram video, it is advised to take the permission of the person. In case you are unaware, the Facebook-owned company allows you to download all your data via a link. But, in order to download videos of others, you need to rely on other websites. Also Read - How to check out Instagram Reels videos in the app
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How to download your own Instagram data
Let us first tell you how you can download your Instagram data. To download your data, simply head over to www.instagram.com/download/request/. The page will prompt you to enter your email address. This should be the same email address you used to register your account. Enter your account password on the next screen. Once you authenticate yourself, the company will process your request. It will reportedly take up to 48 hours to process your data and make it available to you for download. Also Read - Facebook’s new design for web browsers to rollout for everyone in September
How to download other Instagram videos or stories
Step 1: Head on to the “Storysaver.net” website to download Instagram videos, photos, or stories.
Step 2: Once you are on that site, you just need to enter the Instagram account username in the search box and press Download button. This will show you photos or stories. If you want to do download a particular video of a public account, you can just enter the link of that video on the search box and hit download. You then need to hit “Save as video” button.
Step 3: If you have entered the username, then scroll down to see the stories and hit on the save button.