One of the shortcomings that always exists in the products of Facebook, of which Instagram is a subset, is that it is not possible to use them in different operating systems, and you face limitations. For example, if you want to post on Instagram with a computer, this is only available for Windows 10 through the program, and if you are a Windows 7 or 8 user, you can not send photos with the computer to Instagram through the computer program. There are tricks you can use to send photos to your computer on Instagram. In this trick that I am going to introduce to you, it will be possible to send videos and posts on Instagram with a computer through a browser, and you will have to make changes in your browser.
How to post on Instagram with PC and Mac?
As we mentioned before, our goal in publishing this article is for users to be able to easily work with their Instagram account through their personal computer or Mac system and publish their desired post in it. Delete or publish the story they want to publish. In this part of the article, we will first teach you how to post on Instagram with a computer, and then we will go to the Mac. Until now, when you entered Instagram, you can only like and edit your profile, and there was practically no news of posting with the help of an Internet browser; it allowed mobile version browsers to post on Instagram through a web browser, after the update released by Instagram. So to send a photo to Instagram with the help of a computer browser, the browser must display Instagram in mobile mode. This is done with the help of the browser Inspect Element tool.
First, go to instagram.com and log in to your account with the ID and password you have. In this case, the Instagram home page will be displayed for you and you will see the last post sent by those you have followed. Now you have to right-click and select Inspect Element or use the CTRL + SHIFT + I key combination in Google Chrome browser. In this case, the browser developer will be displayed for you.
One of the most common devices that different people may have and use is the Mac. Apple has named its computers Macs. If you have a Mac, you can post on it via Instagram. To post on Instagram with a Mac, you can install Google Chrome on your Mac and then follow the same steps as for posting on Instagram with your computer. In this part of the article, to teach you how to post on Instagram using a Mac, we want to tell you how to work with a special browser, which is the default Mac browser. Follow the steps below to post on Instagram using your Mac device:
Step 1: Log in to Instagram.com in your browser.
Step 2: Go to the Preferences menu in the browser and then click on Advances.
Step 3: In this menu, click on the box next to Show Develop menu in the menu bar. Note that this option must be enabled to display the Develop option menu bar. Note the image below.
Step 4: Look at the menu bar, the Develop option is clear. Enter the Develop menu as shown below and click on User Agent. In this step, you can select your favorite mobile interface and comment.
Step 5: Then refresh the page. Of course, when you select the mobile interface you want, the web page will refresh automatically. Your favorite interface is now displayed. Our interface of choice is iOS 12.1.3. Now the browser screen is no different from the iPhone screen, and you can work with your browser screen just like a mobile phone.
Step 6: Now you can post a few photos, videos, or a combination of these on Instagram like a mobile phone.
Of course, there is another way to post on Instagram with a Mac, and that is to use programs and software that have been built in this area. One of the best software in this field is called Flume. This app is for simulating Instagram on your Mac and you can use it to do all your favorite things on Instagram. So to post on Instagram with Mac, download this app, log in to your Instagram account and publish your favorite post on Instagram.
How is it possible to post on Instagram with a computer?
Now, like the image above, click on the icon that is similar to the mobile and tablet and is located next to the Elements tab to turn blue and activate, then use the F5 key to refresh the page once without closing the developer window. In this case, the Instagram page will be changed as shown below and in mobile mode.
As you can see, at this stage, the Instagram site will be displayed similar to what we see in the Android or iOS version of the application, which can be sent to Instagram by clicking the + button. At this point, just click on the × icon in the developer window to display the Instagram page as shown below. Now, as you can see, by clicking on the + option, you can select the image you want. Then in the next step, select the size and rotation of the image similar to the image below.
In this step, after specifying the image style, click the Next button at the top to reach the next step, which is to add captions, add location, and tag people. Finally, after completing the said details, click on Done to publish the post on Instagram with the computer.