How to get Instagram on the Apple watch?

How to get Instagram on the Apple watch

If you have an Apple watch and you want to download Instagram on it but you do not know how to do it, then this article is for you. In this article, we will show you how to download Instagram on your Apple watch device. First, let’s get to know about the Apple Watch.

What is an Apple Watch?

Apple Watch is a line of smartwatches that was produced by Apple. It is mainly used for fitness tracking, health-oriented capabilities, and wireless telecommunication, and integrates with iOS and other Apple products and services. Apple watch comes with almost all the features that you see in an iPhone, some apps are limited to Apple Watches. It contains almost 37 apps. You can also download more apps from Apple App Store. Downloading Instagram is also an easy task to do, but if you do not know how to do it, then we will help you. 


How to use Instagram on Apple Watch?

The Instagram app was available on the Apple Watch till 2018. The app has been removed ever since. This left all the Apple Watch users in distress. But there is always another way. And we will show you how to download and use the Instagram app on your Apple Watch.

To download the Instagram app on Apple Watch, install the Lens app from the Apple store. After the installation, open the app on your iPhone and click Login to the Instagram app. You will see that a pop-up is displayed on the screen showing that this app is not installed on the Apple watch. Click ok. After that, open the AppleWatch app on your iPhone and choose the Lens app. Turn on the Show App on the Apple Watch Toggle button. Now, you have to go to the Lens app and log in to Instagram with your Facebook log-in credentials. It will ask you to put the activation code. On your Facebook app, go to settings and privacy and click on Code Generator. It will display a code. Enter that code in the Lens app and click on Continue. Reopen the Lens app. You will see a list of options such as Stories, Activity, and Search. These are the options of Instagram. You can click on any button you want and you can scroll up and down using your Watch. The only disadvantage is that you can not view stories in it for free. You will need to buy the pro version for that purpose.


We hope this article helped you in Installing and using Instagram on Apple Watch. We showed you the easiest way of doing it. If you still have any queries about this topic, then you can ask us in the comment section. We would love to help you.