How do I reply to a comment on my reel with a new reel on Instagram?
After sharing a reel on Instagram, you can reply to comments people leave on your video with a new reel. The reply reel will have a sticker with the comment, the commenter’s username and profile picture.
To reply to a comment with a reel
Instagram app for Android and iPhone
  1. Tap Reply below the comment you want to reply to, then tap record on the left.
  2. Record your reel or tap in the bottom left to select a video from your gallery or camera roll. You can also tap Green Screen in the top right to record a reel with a different background.
  3. Tap the comment sticker to change the background color or tap and hold it to move it.
  4. Tap Next at the bottom and edit your reel.
  5. Tap Next in the bottom right, then tap Share.
The person who posted the comment will receive a notification that you replied to them. Anyone can tap the original commenter’s username at the bottom of your reel to view the original reel you shared.
What happens if the comment is deleted or I delete my reply?
If the comment you replied to is deleted, the reel you posted as a reply will also be deleted.
If you delete your reply, any remixes of your reply reel will be also deleted and any reels using your original audio will be muted. If you restore your reel within 30 days from your account settings, any remixes and original audio will also be restored.

What happens if the comment is deleted or I delete my reply?

If you set your account to private, all the reels you created as a reply to a comment will be deleted after 24 hours. If you set your account back to public within 24 hours, you replies won’t be deleted.
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