Instagram is a popular camera and social network app. Officially Instagram allows users to register through the android and iOS apps only. However, people without an android device also want to use this app using web browsers. There are android emulators and app players which allows running the Instagram app.
Instagram Sign up
To access the Instagram App through your PC you will have to download the app player named BlueStacks. This player emulates the android operating system and you will be able to run the apps on your PC.
- Down load the Bluestacks App player from the developer’s site for free.
- During installation leave BlueStacks at default settings.
Instagram Sign in
- Once you have the BlueStacks installed in your PC and running, you will be greeted by the interface of BlueStacks.
- You can install Instagram in two methods. You can either login with a Google account and download Instagram from the Play Store or you can download the APK file and install it manually.
Opt For Play Store Or For Manual Installation
- Search for “Instagram” in the search bar of BlueStacks, if you want to install the app using the Play Store.
- When the search result appears, click on the app. If you are not signed in already, you will have to sign in with the Google account to get the Play Store page opened.
- Click on “install” option to install the app to the BlueStacks.
To install manually get the latest APK file from online and download it. Double click on the APK to install Instagram. The Blue Stacks installed in your PC allows direct installation of Instagram using APK files.
Create Account Instagram
After finishing the installation, open the app in BlueStacks.
- You will be able to see the home page of Instagram as you will see it in a Smartphone.
- Now click on “Register with email” option. The ‘create account’ Instagram page will be opened.
- Enter the information like username and password. You can also add pictures to your Instagram profile from Facebook or Bluestacks library.
- Once you fill out all the information, click “Register” button. You have created the account and you can now login instagram to uploading photos or follow your friends.