Instagram, one of the most popular photo sharing service available on Android and iOS platform. According to Instagram, it is a fast, beautiful and fun way to share your life with friends and family. Your life? I mean your life in pictures. Like what you had on lunch, where you have been etc. However, Today’s tutorial is about how to download pictures and videos from Instagram to PC.
What we do is take a picture or video, choose a filter to give it a whole new look and then post it on Instagram. You can even share your pictures and videos on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr etc. In addition, yes, they did mention it’s “free”.
Now, if you want to download videos and pictures from Instagram to your PC then there is no built-in option for this, as Instagram is more of a smartphone application than PC. You can still use Instagram on PC, but with limited features.
To download videos and pictures from Instagram we need to use a third party application called 4K Stogram. 4K Stogram is a free utility available for Windows, Mac and Linux running machines. It helps you in downloading your videos and picture to your PC. Follow these steps to know how to use this utility.
How to Download Pictures and Videos from Instagram
Step 1: Download and Install 4K Stogram on your PC.
Step 2: After Installation completes, open it.
Step 3: Now click on Account tab (top left), and select Preference from the list.
Step 4: Here, enter your Instagram account username and password in respective fields and click login.
Step 5: Enter any instagram user’s username in the top bar, whose videos and pictures you wish to download and hit enter.
Step 6: If you have entered the correct username then the program will start to fetch photos and videos from that account.
Step 7: Wait until all pictures and videos are being downloaded to your PC’s hard drive.
You can find downloaded photos and videos inside stogram folder on your Windows PC. By following the above steps, you can download Instagram videos and photos to your PC. Do you have any other alternative? Do let us know in the comments below.