Instagram is one of the most popular mobile and desktop-based photo sharing and social networking applications. The application is available on almost all mobile and desktop platforms such as Android, iOS, Windows, and Mac.
You can get Instagram from Windows app store for your Windows 10 computer or laptop. In this article, we will show you how to use Instagram on Windows 10 with step by step learning guide. Instagram for Windows is available but with limited features and unfortunately, you cannot upload photos from your Windows 10 system. Photo sharing feature also depends on the device having Windows 10 operating system. If your device has a touchscreen, then you will easily upload your photos and videos but if you do not have the touch-screen device, you won’t be able to share your photos on Instagram.
Instagram, no doubt, gives its best on the mobile because of camera and selfie options. Instagram for the computer is better than its online version because it gives access to direct messages, stories tab and other useful features. Initially, Instagram is available only for Windows 10 tablets and not for Windows 10 PC computers. It has all the important features such as stories, Direct and Explore on the Tablet version. Just like a mobile app, the user can also capture, edit and share photos.
Read also: How to download and use Instagram on iPad
Usually, people download the app because they want to upload photos from their PC computers but unfortunately, it is not possible for them.
If you feel, available options are enough, then read the guide below to learn how to use Instagram on Windows 10 computer.
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Frist, we will show you how to install Instagram. follow these simple steps.
- Turn on your computer and go to Windows Store app
- Search Instagram using the search box
- Now click the app icon
- Next, click Get the App blue button as shown in the screenshot above.
- A download process starts
- After downloading, click the Instagram icon to launch
- Login to your Instagram account with your username and password
- If you do not have an account with Instagram, sign up for new account
- Start using Instagram on Windows 10.
Remember, photo sharing option is not available for Windows 10 computers but if you have tablets, then you will surely capture and post photos and videos.
As stated above, getting the Instagram app is not as hard as you think, just follow step by step guide to download the app easily and quickly on your Windows 10 PCs and tablets.