How to Download an Instagram Video Online

It's possible to download any video or image from Instagram if you use the right tool. In this tutorial, we'll show you how to download Instagram videos using a free online editor.

How to Download an Instagram Video Online

With all of the video gold out there on Instagram, users might want to download a Insta video to share with friends, remix in their own creation, or save for later.

In this article, I’ll describe how to save an Instagram Video online. With Kapwing’s Convert Video tool, users can download an Instagram Video on their phone, tablet, or computer.

Here's how to download an Instagram video online (step by step):

  1. Open the Instagram app, and copy the Instagram URL
  2. Paste the URL into Kapwing
  3. Export and download the video

Step 1: Copy the Instagram URL

Get the URL of the video that you want to download. In the Instagram app, click on the ‘…’ in the upper right-hand corner of the post and select “Share.” Then choose the last action, “Copy Link.” If you’re on the Instagram website, you can copy the link from the browser’s URL bar.

Step 2: Paste the URL

Go to Kapwing and click Start Editing to open the Studio Editor. Now, paste your Instagram Video URL in the URL bar, and your video will import directly from Instagram.


Step 3: Export and Download Your Video

When you click Export, Kapwing will process your Instagram video in the cloud. You can download it as an MP4 to share with friends, publish on social media, or import into the other video projects.This process works on desktop computers, iPhones, Androids, and tablets.

If you're not signed into a Kapwing account, sign in or sign up using your Google or Facebook account – once you've signed into a Kapwing account, the watermark in the lower right corner will be removed from your final image.

For more content creation tips, subscribe to the Kapwing YouTube channel and follow us on Twitter @KapwingApp. And while you're here, look through some related articles on Instagram content:

How to Post a YouTube Video on Instagram
How to Fit the Whole Picture on Instagram
How to Post Images with Different Sizes to Instagram
How to Caption Videos Using Instagram Threads