In this article, you will learn “How To Upload Photo and Video On Instagram From PC”. In this era every individual uses technology. That can either be a smartphone, Laptop, Computer or iPad. Years ago only the elders or the mature ones were using technology like smartphones etc. But by the passage of time technology got a huge role among us. And like that technology became famous around the world and gradually children also started using technology and the internet. Now in the present era, everyone uses smartphones, Computers, iPads, Tablets, etc. And the same like that everyone uses social media. And the majority of the social media users aren’t satisfied with the Instagram Windows version. As they can’t upload to Instagram from PC.
Social Media plays a vital role in our lives. We get notified from everything that happens at any corner of the world. About 45% of the world’s population uses social media. And social media has almost 3.5 billion users as calculated in 2019. So in social media, Instagram has a very good role and is also very famous in the world.
Instagram is a photo and video sharing application service and it is owned by Facebook. It allows its users to upload photo and video on Instagram. First Instagram was released in October 2010 only for IOS but later on, in April 2012 a version for Android also got released. Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger created Instagram for the first time.
Instagram is the most engaged social media after Facebook. It has approximately 1 billion active users every month. Instagram has also a good security system and has produced some great features for its users.
How to Upload Photo and Video On Instagram From PC
Since Instagram released the version for Windows 10, Windows 10 mobile and for Internet Browser its users got a complaint. The users were/are not satisfied with the Instagram version for internet browsers and Windows 10. As people can’t upload photo and video on Instagram in the Windows 10 version and internet browsers.
To upload to Instagram from PC follow the steps below.
First of all, you need to open Instagram in the chrome browser.
Now login to your account to post a photo or video from your computer or laptop.
After you are logged in to your account now follow the instructions which are highlighted in the picture below.
Follow the instructions in the picture and open the developers’ tool (Ctrl+Shift+I)
After you open the Developers Tool, The below screen display will appear on your Computer or Laptop screen.
When you open the Developers Tool, You can see that Instagram is in the responsive mode and you can’t upload photo or video on Instagram. Now you need to make it unresponsive and select any Mobile/Smartphone model name which is highlighted in the picture inserted below.
You can also select other smartphone models or names like Pixel 2, iPhone X, iPhone /6/7/8 or iPad but I recommend you to select Galaxy S5. When you select any of the smartphone models, close the Developers Tool.
Please note that when you select any smartphone model or name, you may not notice any changes immediately. You just need to follow the next step as guided and then you will notice the change.
When you select or change the mode from responsive to Galaxy S5 or other smartphones in Developers Tool. There may not occur any change. But to make any change or to bring the upload option in your Instagram follow the guided instruction in the picture below.
This is the last step of uploading a photo or video on Instagram from the PC. After reloading of your Instagram tab is done you can see the upload sign (+) at the bottom of your screen.
Select any photo that you want to upload on your Instagram and click open. After you select a photo/image you and share it on your Instagram account.
How to Instagram direct message from PC (DM)
As I taught you how to upload to Instagram from PC in the paragraph above, Now I will tell you how to Instagram direct message from PC (Dm). As you all may have checked that in the Browser or Windows 10 version of Instagram there isn’t any upload option neither a direct message option (Dm). To bring the upload option or to upload photo or video on Instagram from PC, follow the steps which are guided in this article and as a result, you can Instagram direct message from PC (dm) and also you will learn how to upload to Instagram from PC. Mainly there are two ways to Instagram direct message from PC (Dm).
The first way to Instagram direct message from PC (dm) is that you need to follow the same steps as I explained for uploading to Instagram from PC. You must go to Developers Tool and make your Instagram tab unresponsive or change it into Galaxy S5 or other smartphone models. When you save the changes and reload your page you may find the Instagram direct message option but if again you find a problem or you couldn’t find any Instagram direct message (dm) option follow the next method which is explained below.
The second way to Instagram direct message from PC (dm) is only for Windows 10. This method will only work when you are using Windows 10. This can’t be done with Windows 7, Windows 8 or other Windows editions. It can only be done with Windows 10 as Windows has got ‘Microsoft Store’. You can download the official app of “Instagram” from the Microsoft Store. When you successfully download and install the Instagram app in your laptop, Chromebook or Computer. You need to login into your Instagram account and when you are logged in, the same as the Instagram app for the smartphone version will appear. You can post a story and also you can Instagram direct message from PC.
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Instagram has made it hard for its users to upload photo and video on Instagram. This was the detailed steps on”How To Upload Photo and Video On Instagram From PC”. And the steps that are guided above will work 100%. The good thing to upload photo and video on Instagram from PC is that your photo or video won’t lose pixel. Your photo or video will be uploaded in HD quality.
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