How do I send a GIF in a direct message on Instagram?

To send a GIF in a direct message:

  1. Tap in the top right of Feed.
  2. Tap a username or group name to open the conversation. You can also start a new conversation by tapping in the top right.
  3. Next to where it says Message... tap .
  4. Tap in the bottom right.
  5. Search for a GIF or scroll down to see more GIFs.
  6. Tap a GIF to send it instantly.
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