How To Save Instagram Photos Without Taking Screenshot

How To Save Instagram Photos Without Taking Screenshot

How To Save Instagram Photos Without Taking ScreenshotIt happens a lot of times when you want to download a picture from your Instagram feed or from someone’s profile. But Instagram doesn’t allow you to download do that but of course, you can take a screenshot of it. What if you want to download that picture in exact high resolution from Instagram the source has uploaded. So how would you save image from Instagram? Also taking a screenshot is also not safe enough now because, after the Instagram update in November 2016, users get a notification whenever other user takes a screenshot of their pictures. So how to bypass all these restrictions and download any photo from Instagram in original resolution without notifying the source.

We at Mobiviki came up with an alternative way to download a picture from Instagram without taking a screenshot. Let us have a look at the step by step process to do that:

How To Save Instagram Photos Without Taking Screenshot

Here is the step wise guide on how to download Instagram photos in high resolution without taking a screenshot:

Step 1: Open Instagram On Your Desktop

For this trick, to work you have to open your Instagram account on a desktop browser. It would be great if you use Chrome.How To Save Instagram Photos Without Taking Screenshot

Step 2: Open The Post That You Want To Download

Now, you need to open the post which has the picture of your interest. Then right-click on the picture and select ‘View Page Source’ from the menu or you can simply press CTRL+U.How To Save Instagram Photos Without Taking Screenshot

Step 3: Search For The 80 or 81 (previously code line was 151) Line From The Source Code

The previous step will open a new tab containing a lot of code. Don’t press the panic button just now! Just press the CTRL+F for Windows or Command+F for Mac, and type in ‘JPG’ in the Search Bar. The first result you get should look like the highlighted part in below picture:How To Save Instagram Photos Without Taking Screenshot

Step 4: Copy The URL and Open In New Tab

The last step is to copy that complete URL and open in new tab. It will open up the same picture on a plane page, just right click on it and download it in the traditional way. That’s it!How To Save Instagram Photos Without Taking Screenshot

 

I hope that now you know exactly ‘How To Save Instagram Photos Without Taking Screenshot’, If you still have any query then let us know in comment section.

 

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Parveen

I am an Engineer by "the job". I love to learn new things every day. An entrepreneur, boaster, technology enthusiast (how many times will I say that!) with good knowledge of security & privacy protocols. I am one of the founding member, Chief Editor, and SEO manager for Mobiviki. I always tell my guys - "Anything you put online is at risk, ALWAYS!" So stay precautious what you put online.