The application Instagram can be really fun to use, however the downside with this application is that there is no way that you can download the photos easily. The reason that this feature is not made available is to make sure the site is protected and the photos are copyrighted.
Even your followers still cannot save your photos on Instagram. This may be something that many of us do not understand when it comes to this social media platforms, but if you must know, this is only for the protection of the users of the site. This article will tell you some of the simple steps for you to make it possible to download photos from Instagram and if you are one who wishes to know what these are then read on. The very first thing that you can do to have saving photos done is log in to your IG account.
Many of us find it more convenient to log in with and use the platform with the use of the smart phones, but if you must know, you can also use IG with the use of the computer which allows you to download photos from there.
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However, before you can log in to the computer, you need to login first to you IG account on your mobile app. The next step that you need to look for the photo that you wish to download.
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For protection purposes, you will not be able to view the photos of the people that you do not follow on your Ig when you use the computer to log in.
If you are browsing with the use of firefox, then it will be a lot easier for you since you only have to right click the image and then choose the option “View Background Image”. This will open a new page that will show the single image where you are now ready to download the photo you desire.
For the photo to open in a new tab if you are browsing with chrome, then what you have to do select “Inspect Element”. You may think that this is simple, but what you have to remember is that it is just very easy. When you click the photo, select the “Inspect Element”.
Usually, it will open up a new tab that will show the HTML code for the site which also there is an area highlighted with blue with random string of parentheses. There will be the highlighted portion of the code and what you have to do copy it and paste it to your browser then delete everything except for the part where there is the image code. Upon clicking enter, you now have saved the image that you desire to download.