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A free photo sharing application that allows users to take photos, apply a filter, and share it on the service or a variety of other social networking services.

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Issues trying to crosspost to Instagram from a Facebook page

I'm a photographer. I have a FB page and and IG page and I'd like to schedule posts to post in both places. FB now allows me to schedule posts, and hypothetically also crosspost these posts to IG. ...
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What can be done if an Instagram account has disappeared, but does not say it is disabled?

I have a personal Instagram account, and another for my band. The band account recently disappeared -- I can't log in, I can't recover the password (it just says "no users found"), links to the page ...
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How can I organize accounts I follow on Instagram into lists

I would like to organize users that I follow into lists, such as Family, Cats, Pens etc based on theme and then be able to view only posts by users belonging to a specific list and not the whole feed....
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Instagram account linked to Facebook, but cross-posting option not showing when creating Facebook Post?

I have a page on Facebook and it IS linked to Instagram. My Instagram account is a business account and it is also linked to Facebook. When I try to create a post on Facebook the option to cross-...
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How to send message in Instagram on a computer?

I was going to send a short video to a YouTuber, and logged in using Google Chrome. But it seems there is nothing much I can do: cannot send video or can't find a way to do so. At last I had to ...
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Instagram/Facebook website blocking

Both Facebook and Instagram have blocked my companies website because someone reported it as spam, even though it is not. Does anyone know how to contact someone from either of these companies? I have ...
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Finding a common account in Instagram

How can I find a specific person which is beeing followed by two or more persons in Instagram? I mean a common account between some other account.
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How can i get alert when a new post get added to an Instagram profile?

because Instagram doesn't have the bell option .. i don't if it's possible using (js or vbs ) .. if there isn't a way to do this without letting my pc turned on the whole day ... i do need to make ...
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Why can't the Instagram story be viewed?

There are three Instagram accounts: A, B, C. A is public. A and B follow each other. C is freshly created, it doesn’t follow anyone and is not banned by anyone. A posts a story. B can see that ...
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How do I log other connected Facebook users out from my Instagram account?

My Instagram account has been shared across the company and some of the staff have linked it to their Facebook, despite requiring 2FA and changing the password, those who have linked the account to ...
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Unable to link Instagram (business) account to Facebook page

I have an Instagram account and a corresponding Facebook page. For historic reasons they are not linked, but I want them to be now. This is where I fail. On the instagram App I was able to add the FB ...
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How can I regain my instagram after my phone number has changed? [duplicate]

I tried to log in, but I need the code send to my old phone number but do not have that number anymore.
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How do you know if a call went through on Instagram direct?

On Instagram direct, there is a video chat option. Sometimes, it records in the time of the chat when a call reached the other person, and sometimes it does not. Is it possible to have called someone ...
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Can't delete an inactive Instagram account

I deleted an old account a couple of years ago, however the account still appears on my iPhone for some reason. I can't remove it, log into it in order to properly log out of it to delete it ...
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How do I login to my Instagram account without a security code that is sent to my stolen phone

I was wondering how do I regain access to my instagram account without having to put in a security/verification code as my phone just got stolen and I'm trying to gain access to contact family and ...
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How can I export an specified Instagram chat and view it in a clear way?

How can I export an specified Instagram chat and view it in a clear way? This feature is available in WhatsApp. ... the only thing that is available in instagram is a full backup that contains ...
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What happens when you click on a live video on Instagram?

Someone was making a live video, and I clicked on it and it said I joined. Does this mean that the other person saw me through the screen?
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Does Instagram Delete Old Accounts

I know the delete old accounts after "prolonged times". But exactly how long is prolonged times. I created a new account and messed up on the email. So when I go to delete it, it sends a verification ...
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How to automate bulk upload on Hootsuite with images?

I want to do bulk posts with the csv uploader on Hoot Suite. However, there is no clear way to automate the image uploading for Instagram and Facebook. All of the examples I have found require the ...
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Why doesnt Instagram show which people saw the stories in some accounts?

Suddenly and with no apparent change, Instagram stopped showing me which people saw the stories in some accounts. Is there a way to revert this?
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On Instagram, what is the heart number on a red label when I sign in?

Whenever I sign in on Instagram (desktop or mobile versions), numbers appear on a red label. The one shaped like a head and shoulders usually means new people are following me since the last login. ...
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How can I delete my daughter's 3 Instagram accounts?

My daughter has three different accounts and I want to delete all of them. How can I do this?
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Can you block someone on Instagram if their account has been deactivated?

This is kind of petty but I cannot understand how a deactivated Instagram account can be blocked. A friend claimed to have blocked me after deactivating my account. He assumed I blocked him. My ...
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Instagram has my old email

I got a new email 2-3 years ago. My Instagram has my old email. I can’t remember my Instagram password now and when I try to reset it, they keep sending the verification code to my old email, which is ...
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How to get insights and analytics of other Instagram accounts?

For the purpose of direct advertisement I need to be able to analyze Instagram pages that does not belong to me. Direct advertisement is when we find a page, we talk to admin and negotiate about ...
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Instagram following ban

Everey time, I want to follow somebody, I get this error message. It's in hunggaryan but i translated it: Function error! Wasn't able to perform the action. Try again later. Some contents are limited ...
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Why the desktop version of Instagram doesn't keep feed position?

Recently I have found that Instagram doesn't keep the feed position after visiting a post so if you have browsed through let's say 100 posts and you have opened the 100th after you close that one it ...
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how can i log in to my Instagram account without the confirmation code sent to my phone?

I'm having troubles trying to log in to my Instagram account. I have my email available and my Instagram account linked to my Facebook. The problem is when I try to log in, it keeps asking me for a ...
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Instagram confirmed account but can't get the security code

What do I do? I don't have access to the number it's sending the security code.
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Someone trying to register my email with an Instagram account

Over the past two days I have been receiving Instagram Confirm your email address for Instagram emails telling me that an old Gmail account of mine has been added to an account: Hi [redacted]! ...
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How can I manage the Followers Activity log on Instagram?

The Instagram smartphone application has an Activity log (represented by the heart button at the bottom of the screen) and this Activity log is divided into two tabs: You that features the follow ...
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Will IFTTT applets using Instagram keep working with the upcoming Instagram API deprecation?

Sadly Instagram is going on with deprecating their API. After December 11, 2018 it will not be possible anymore to display an Instagram feed (latest 20 posts) on a website. (https://developers....
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How do I use IFTTT with Instagram posts that use multiple photos?

IFTTT has many recipes that backup, repost, etc when you post an Instagram photo. However, these only appear to work with Instagram posts that use a SINGLE photo. Since Instagram provides ...
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My Instagram Is Compromised Despite Security Measures

Two days ago, my Instagram posted some obvious scam photo about Ray Bans on my account. When I found out, I took the picture down. I changed my passwords on Facebook, Instagram and my two email ...
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Is it possible to see somewhere in Instagram how many followers you have exactly, after it started to count them with “k”s?

In Instagram, once you reach 10,000 followers it starts to shows them with "k"s, for example, 10,1k followers. Is it possible somewhere to see how many of them you have exactly, so you can check if ...
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Log in /connection problems Facebook to Instagram

When I try to log into my Instagram account via Facebook (on a laptop) I keep getting "sorry an unknown error occurred, please try again". I've reset passwords, tried different browsers, cleared ...
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Instagram Post Likes - Invite to Like FB Page

I have a Facebook Page that I am trying to promote. Yesterday, before I boosted a Page Post, I also signed up for Instagram. Facebook then also posted / boosted my Post on Instagram, in addition to ...
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Multiple Aliases for the same Instagram account? Is it possible to make the same Instagram Account findable under different names?

Is it possible to make the same Instagram Account findable under different names, so that when googling for “John Doe Illustration” or “John Doe Illustrations” (note the plural S) the very same ...
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Made my Instagram account private, still all the pictures show up on Google Search

When googling my name all my (now private) Instagram pictures shown up, linked to www.pictaram.com/user/xxxx addresses. Is there any way to stop pictaram showing my pictures?
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One Instagram business account managed by multiple users without sharing credentials

I'm looking for a solution to manage one business Instagram account with multiple different users without sharing the credentials of the master account. I created an Instagram business account, ...
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How can I regain my Instagram account after the phone number got invalid?

My Instagram account has been suspended by the Instagram team, possibly because I had not used it for a while, and I tried to log in from within a different region from where I used to do. When I ...
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Does Instagram provide ready-to-use Follow buttons (with colors, sizes, texts, counters, so forth)?

Like Facebook or Twitter buttons. I can't find any information in their documentation. Google Search doesn't have much either.
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Bug in Instagram blocking mechanism?

I've used Instagram for years, but just a few weeks ago was the very first time I had to block another user, as he suddenly started spamming my profile with rude comments. Now, this could be just me, ...
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Prevent Instagram from suggesting me to my Facebook friends (accounts not linked)

In my Instagram app I don't log in with Facebook (my accounts are not linked and have never been) but somehow Instagram is showing me contacts from Facebook and presumably showing my contacts my ...
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My Instagram profile is public but my photos are posted as private

For the last week now, every photo that I post can only be seen by people that follow me and not publicly - eventhough my profile is set as public. Does anyone know what could be the cause of this? I ...
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Is there any way to make an automatic post with image to a Facebook group you aren't admin of?

Note: I already know this question: Is there a way to automatically post to a Facebook group? The answer there is right (I've been using it for a long time) for groups you are admin of. But what I ...
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Instagram is hacked

Someone has hacked my Instagram account neither my username exist now neither my phone number or my email is getting connected. I tried Facebook it says account does not exist what should I do?
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Accidentally denied Facebook access to my Instagram page

While trying to set up my Instagram business page I accidentally denied Facebook permission. How do I go back and reset this so I can allow?
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What is my Instagram password if I created it with my Facebook page?

I need my password for my Instagram to connect it to my business Facebook page but I created it with my regular Facebook so I don't have a password.