In this section, we try to teach you how to download and install Instagram on Android phones . Stay with us.
Learn how to install and set up Instagram on Android phones
First, download Instagram via the download link or enter the Play Store on your phone.
To do this, enter the Play Store on your phone. Type instagram at the top of the page and in the app search area and touch the search button. Touch Install as shown below to complete the Instagram installation process .
After completing the Instagram installation on the phone, touch the Instagram icon and enter the application. When you open Instagram , you will see the following image for the first time.
- Considering that the Instagram application, like WhatsApp, has been purchased by Facebook and is a subset of this large network, to set up your Instagram account , if you have already created a Facebook account and want to connect to Instagram through the same account, click on Log in with Facebook Touch,
- If you want to subscribe to Instagram with your phone number or email, you must touch Sign up with email or phone number.
- Also, if you are already a member of Instagram and you want to log in with the same account, touch Log in at the bottom of the image.
In the next step, you must select one of the registration methods (phone or email number) and after entering your contact number or email, touch Next. Of course, if you choose any of the above methods, after completing the registration operation and logging in to Instagram , you can also enter your contact number or email in the settings section. Our suggestion is that in order to increase the security of your Instagram account, be sure to register both your contact number and email after registering and logging in to your Instagram account , in the profile settings section.
At this stage, you have to wait for the text message sent from the Instagram server, which, as shown in the image on the right, will be from FACEBOOK. If the sent code is not entered automatically, you must enter the desired code in the specified box and touch Next.
After registering the code and confirming Instagram , you will be redirected to the following page, where you must enter your desired name and password, and if you want to sync your phone’s contacts to your Instagram account, click Continue and sync, otherwise Continue without Touch syncing contacts.
If you select the option to sync the audience, in the next step, you must allow access to Instagram by touching ALLOW.
In the next step, you have to enter your birthday and touch Next.
At the end of the registration process, the Instagram welcome page will be displayed as shown below, which will suggest a username based on the name you entered. If you want to change your username, you have to touch Change Username, and if you accept the suggested username, touch Next. Of course, after completing the registration operation, you can also change your username from your account settings.
Given that Facebook has a strong desire to integrate its users’ profiles, at the end of the registration process according to the image on the left, it still asks you if you have a Facebook account, you can link your Facebook account to the account created on Instagram. If you want to link two accounts, touch Connect to Facebook, otherwise touch Skip. After touching Skip to confirm your answer, as you can see in the image on the right, it still warns you that you have to touch Skip again.
At this stage, if you wish, you can select a photo for your profile by selecting the Add a Photo option. If you select this option, you will be offered three different ways to upload a photo: Import a photo from your Facebook account, add a photo via Camera, select photo file from phone memory.
To access Instagram photos, videos and files on your phone, you need to touch ALLOW. Then select the desired file from the phone memory and go to the next step.
In this section, by turning on the key in front of Also share this photo as a post, the selected profile photo will be saved as a new post in your account. If you do not agree, turn off this key and touch Next.
In the next step, according to the contact list of your phone, the profile of some of them as well as the number of followers by your contacts is suggested. If you want to follow people who are in the list of contacts who have an Instagram account, you can touch Connect Contacts. In the next section, touch Get Started and then touch the arrow on the top right.
The process of installing and activating Instagram on an Android phone has been completed.