How do I find and watch videos on Instagram?
Make sure you install the latest version of the Instagram app. Note that at this time, you won’t be able to see a list of videos you liked.
Instagram app for Android and iPhone:
  1. Tap at the bottom.
  2. Tap in the bar at the top and enter what you want to search for. Swipe left to see more search results by type.
Instagram TV app for Android and iPhone:
You can scroll through your feed to see content from accounts you might like or swipe left to see content from creators you follow: To search for a specific creator:
  1. Tap Discover at the bottom.
  2. Tap at the top to search for specific accounts or tags.
Instagram.com from a computer:
  1. Go to a specific profile by typing their name in the search bar at the top.
  2. Click videos below their profile information or Story highlights.
  3. Click the play button to start the video.
Instagram.com from a mobile browser:
  1. Go to a specific profile by typing their name in the search bar at the top.
  2. Tap videos below their profile information or Story highlights.
  3. Tap the video, then tap play button to start the video.
Note that you won't see videos on someone's profile if they haven't uploaded any videos. Keep in mind when you follow a creator on the Instagram TV app, you'll also follow the creator’s account on Instagram. You may also see live video replays they share.
Tips for watching videos on Instagram
  • The next video will play automatically on the Instagram and Instagram TV apps. On Instagram.com, videos will replay on a loop.
  • Swipe right or left to skip between videos on the app.
  • Tap to pause a video, or tap and drag the scrubber at the bottom of the video to skip ahead.
  • To see a landscape video in full screen on the app, rotate your phone to its side or tap in the bottom right.
  • You can like, comment or send a video in a direct message.
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