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How to Install and Use Instagram On Firestick [2 Simple Methods]

Hi guys, today I’m here with another interesting content. Guess what? Yes, the content is on how to install and use Instagram on Firestick. Can you Instagram on a Firestick? Yes, it’s possible. Let’s get into the content.

Before getting into the content let’s get to know in short on Instagram. Of course, everyone must be knowing of this popular app, Instagram. The app which we mostly use for interaction with our friends. Especially in the lockdown days.

It’s an American photo and video sharing social media service by Facebook. After it’s release in October 2010 it has got huge recognition. People started using it a lot, even celebrities have created a profile for them. Frequently updating their profile to entertain their followers.

The app which helps us to connect with our friends even in these lockdown days. Sharing expressions more than experiences. Photos, videos, posts, and it can do more than my description. Instagram is compatible with all iOS and Android devices.

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We have seen people using Instagram on smartphones. Even on PC’s using Instagram extensions. Do you know that you can install and use Instagram on Firestick? Yes, it’s possible. But how? well, that’s the sole purpose of this content.

If you are ready, let’s get into the content on the methods of installing Instagram on Firestick. Continue reading with the below guide.

About Instagram

Instagram is a photo and video sharing application. As I said earlier it can do more than my description. It was first launched in the year of October 2010. Initially, it was launched for iOS devices. Instagram got spreading on Android in the year 2012.

It has hot a huge recognition among its users. Instagram was one of the branches of Facebook. I have said that it has got huge recognition. The recognition was not only among the common people but also among celebrities.

It’s entirely a visual platform. Instagram’s sole purpose is to make its users share photos or videos with their followers. Apart from entertainment users use it also for mere business purposes. So, these are some of the facts and info about the popular social media application.

Let’s see how to get this most interesting application on your Firestick in the following guide.

Methods To Install Instagram On Firestick

Firestick is one of the popular online streaming services used by people all around the world. It’s a portable device by which you can stream popular media content. I have already assured that it’s possible to get Instagram on Firestick. So, let’s see the methods by which you can install Instagram on Firestick.

  • Directly on Firestick
  • Using Downloader app

Lets’s see how to install Instagram on your Firestick using the above-given steps. Continue reading with the following methods.

How To Install Instagram On Firestick

In this method, we are going to install the Instagram app using the app store on Firestick. Make sure that your device has secure and safe internet connectivity. Continue with the following steps to install Instagram directly on your Firestick.

STEP1: Navigate to the home screen of your Firestick.

STEP2: Tap on the Search icon at the top left corner of the screen.

STEP3: Search for the Instagram application.

STEP4: Select the app and click download to install the application on your Firestick.

STEP5: Once the app gets installed you can find it under Apps section.

Open the app and login with your credentials to access the application. Now, you can use Instagram on your Firestick without any hustle.

How To Sideload Instagram On Firestick Using Downloader App

Initially, you have to prepare your Firestick in order to sideload Instagram. People who couldn’t install Instagram directly can use this method. First, You have to install an app called Downloader. By which we are going to install Instagram on Firestick.

Let’s see how to get Instagram using Downloader app. Continue reading with the following steps

STEP1: Navigate to your Firestick’s home screen.

STEP2: Click on Settings on the menu bar at the top of the screen.

STEP3: Navigate and click on the Device menu.

STEP4: Click on Developer options on the next page.

STEP5: Enable the Apps From Unknown sources option, if it is turned OFF.

STEP6: A warning prompt message will be shown to inform you of the risks in enabling the Apps From Unknown Sources option. Ignore the message and click Turn ON.

Now, your Firestick is all set for side loading third-party applications.Next let’s see how to install the Downloader app which is available on Amazon app store.

STEP7: Navigate again to Firestick’s home screen.

STEP8: Tap on the Search icon and search for Downloader app.

STEP9: Select the app and click Download to install the app on your Firestick.

STEP10: Once the app gets installed, click open to run the application.

Now, you can easily install apps to your Firestick using the Downloader app. Let’s see how to do it.

Open The Downloader App

Opening the app for the first time, the interface will be looking like this. A specified field to enter the source URL. By which we are going to install the Instagram application.

Enter The Link/URL

Click on the source URL field and enter the link to install the Instagram application.

Wait…

Click Go after entering the URL. Wait for some time and allow the app to download the application on your Firestick.

Click Install

Once the app gets downloaded, click on the Install option to install the Instagram application on your Firestick.

After installing, you can find the Instagram app under the Apps & Games section of your Firestick. Open the app and login with your credentials to access the application. That’s it. Now, you can use the Instagram app on your Firestick without any hustle.

How To Stream Instagram Live videos On Firestick

As now you have Instagram on your Firestick, you can also watch live videos in it. This is same as you do in your smartphones.

STEP1: Open the Instagram app on your Firestick.

STEP2: If someone of your friends has come to live, tap on their profile picture with a colorful ring mentioning as live.

STEP3: In the same way you also can stream live videos on Instagram on Firestick.

So, this is how you can stream live videos on Firestick.

Conclusion

That’s all guys. This is how you can install Instagram on Firestick. I hope the content will be useful and satisfactory. By using the above-given steps you can install the Instagram app on your Firestick. Using social media on smartphones or a long time won’t be ideal. So, try using it in streaming devices like Firestick. Stay on the track and update yourself with technology.