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How To Download Instagram Videos on Desktop

Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms in the world, with millions of videos uploaded to the Facebook-owned app every day. Continue reading to find out how you can download one of these Instagram videos or stories.

Download Instagram Videos on Desktop

To download an Instagram video using a desktop computer, start by opening the video in your web browser and copying the URL of the page:

Next, launch the Download Instagram Videos website:

Then, paste the video page URL in the box beside Instagram Video URL, and click the Download Instagram Video button. The thumbnail of the video will be opened:

Next, right-click on the video and select Save video as... option:

Choose the folder where you want to save the video, give it a name, and click Save:

This video will be downloaded in MP4 format, which can be played with VLC media player.

Image: © Instagram.
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