Instagram

Instagram is now available for desktop. Post to Instagram, send direct messages, view your feed and watch Instagram stories right in Opera Browser. See more

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Benefits of Instagram
in Opera Browser

Easily keep up with Instagram messages, stories, photos and more - right in your browser.

Instagram browser

Instagram is built into Opera Browser, so you don't have to download Instagram or keep switching between tabs.

Easy posting

Post, like, comment, and message easily with Instagram in your desktop browser - all while you browse the web.

Get a better view

Watch Instastories, access your personal feed, and explore all of Instagram on the big screen of your regular web browser.

Pin Instagram

Pin Instagram in Opera to divide your browser window between Instagram and your tabs for easy multitasking.

Stay connected

Direct messaging

Message friends and followers in Instagram on desktop, in the same design as the mobile version, while you browse the web with Opera.
Direct messaging
Watch stories

Browse your feed

Watch Instastories and browse your feed from Opera Browser's sidebar. Explore and search Instagram conveniently.
Browse your feed
Interact

Post to Instagram

Instagram on desktop in Opera Browser makes it easier to post, browse, message, like, watch and comment.

    
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Get started easily

Simply click the Instagram icon in Opera Browser's sidebar and sign into your account to use Instagram on your desktop or laptop computer.
Get started easily
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Use Instagram on your desktop while you browse

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Twitter in the sidebar

Twitter in the sidebar

Explore and tweet conveniently with a better view on desktop.

Pinboards

Pinboards

Save and collect web content easily, share it visually.

Instagram in the sidebar

Instagram in the sidebar

Use Instagram in Opera’s sidebar while you browse.

Search in tabs

Search in tabs

Work and browse more efficiently with many open tabs.

Workspaces

Workspaces

Organize tab groups in separate customizable workspaces.

Ad blocker

Ad blocker

Browse with less distractions and load websites faster.

Integrated messengers

Integrated messengers

Chat with friends right in your browser without switching apps.

Personal news

Personal news

A customizable and convenient newsfeed on your start page.

Snapshot tool

Snapshot tool

Easily capture, edit and share your snapshots from webpages.

Opera Flow

Opera Flow

Instantly send files, links and notes between your devices.

Video pop-out

Video pop-out

Pop out online videos so they float on top of webpages as you browse.

Import bookmarks

Import bookmarks

Easily manage, customize and keep your favorite places online.

Free VPN

Free VPN

Browse comfortably with enhanced privacy and security, for free.

Sync data

Sync data

Synchronize the Opera browsers on any of your devices.

Easy Files

Easy Files

Attach files in one click without digging through folders.

Battery saver

Battery saver

An easy way to noticeably extend your laptop’s battery life.

Unit converter

Unit converter

Automatically convert time-zones, currencies and units of measurement.

Player in sidebar

Player in sidebar

A world of music and podcasts at your fingertips.

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Drop photos and post to Instagram from desktop

You don't need a mobile device to post to Instagram. Just open Instagram from your sidebar in Opera Browser. Click the + icon on top to post photos to Instagram from your desktop computer. Upload photos to Instagram on desktop by selecting, or simply dragging and dropping a photo.

Make your Instagram account private

Click the Instagram profile button in the top-right, then the settings icon next to your username. Select Privacy and Security, then check the box that says Private account.

Avoid accidentally liking photos in Instagram

Sign into the Instagram web feature in Opera Browser. Then you can only like photos by clicking with your mouse, rather than tapping.

Filter keywords in Instagram

Click your profile button in the top-right, then the settings icon. Select Privacy and Security, followed by Edit Comment Settings. Add keywords to automatically hide comments that contain them.

See all the Instagram photos you are tagged in

Using Instagram in Opera Browser, click on your Instagram profile in the top-right and click Saved. Select the photo icon on the right (looks like a person inside a speech bubble) and you will be presented with all the Instagram photos you are tagged in.

Enable Instagram’s two-factor authentication

Click the Instagram profile button in the top-right, then the settings icon next to your name. Select Privacy and Security, and click on Edit Two-Factor Authentication Settings. Choose text message authentication or use an authentication app.

Change Instagram notification settings

Open Instagram from the sidebar in Opera Browser, click the Instagram profile button in the top-right, then the settings icon next to your name. Select Notifications and choose how you want to be notified.

Download all of your Instagram data

Click the Instagram profile button in the top-right, then the settings icon next to your username. Select Privacy and Security, then click Request Download. You will be emailed a file link with your photos, comments, profile data and other information.

Send direct messages in Instagram

Open Instagram from the sidebar in Opera Browser. Click the Instagram messenger icon up top. It looks like a paper airplane.

Clear your Instagram search history

If you are using the Instagram desktop feature in Opera’s sidebar, go to Instagram profile in the top-right, then the settings icon next to your name. Select Privacy and Security, and then click View Account Data. Under Search History, select View All and click Clear Search History.

Check your Instagram login activity

Select your profile button in the top-right, then the settings icon next to your name. Select Login Activity to see your activity and confirm whether or not it was you.

See who is following you on Instagram

Go to your profile button in the top-right, then the settings icon next to your name. Select Privacy and Security, and then click View Account Data. Under Accounts following you, click View All.


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