To active this option follows the steps below:
- Open your Instagram account and click on the ‘Settings icon’
- Click on ‘Archive’
- In the ‘Saving’ section activate the options ‘Save Story to Archive’ (Android) or ‘Save to Camera Roll’ (iOS)
How do you save Instagram highlights to your phone?
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- Open Instagram and open a profile. Tap the Archive icon on the profile page.
- The Archive library will pop open.
- Click the story you wish to save and tap the three dots in the bottom left corner.
- Then click on ‘Save photo/video’ to download it on your phone instantly.
Why can’t I save my highlights on Instagram?
For proper functioning of Instagram highlights, a setting known as Save to archive should be enabled. That saves your stories in your archive. Later, you can add any past story to your highlight. If that isn’t enabled, you will not be able to use Instagram highlights.
Why are my Instagram highlights disappearing?
If you noticed your Instagram Story Highlight disappeared today, make sure you restart your app. Your Stories will likely come back, because the bug has been fixed.
How do I add highlights on Instagram?
Go to your profile and tap below ‘Stories Highlights’. Tap to select the Story (or Stories) you want to add to highlights, then tap ‘Next’. Choose a cover photo and enter a Story name for your highlight, then tap ‘Add’. You can add more photos or videos to your highlight at any time by tapping ‘Edit Highlight’.
Why can’t Others see my Instagram highlights?
Yes — as long as you hide them from your Instagram Stories first. If you’ve blocked an account from seeing your Stories, they’re automatically blocked from viewing your Highlights as well. If your account is private, your Highlights, like your Stories, will only be visible to your approved followers.
How do you save a highlight on Instagram without posting it?
How to Add a Story to Highlights Without Adding It to Story
- Switch your Profile to Private.
- Block Everyone So They Can’t See Your Story.
- Upload the story you want.
- Add the story to your highlights.
- After 24 hours, unblock people so they can see your stories again.
Can you save other people’s photos on Instagram?
All you have to do is tap the new Bookmark button that appears under posts in your feed (see the example below), and those photos will be saved to a private new tab on your profile, according to Instagram. And, yes, the photos you save are only visible to you.
Can I save a video from Instagram to my phone?
You can save Instagram videos posted to your story and download them to your iPhone or Android. You can also save any Instagram video post or reel to Collections. It’s possible to download Instagram videos with a third-party app or record your screen to save them.
Can you download Instagram videos on iPhone?
Unfortunately, Instagram doesn’t allow users to download and save videos to their iPhone. One method involves using a third-party web browsing app that has file downloading capability, along with an online Instagram video downloader.
How do I save IGTV to my camera roll?
At the bottom of the video, tap the three dots icon next to the like, comment, and share icons. Tap Copy Link to grab the video link to your clipboard. Open the Video Downloader for IGTV app and tap Paste. Now, tap the download icon to save the IGTV video to your phone.