How Do You Create a New Instagram Account?


Quick Answer

To create a new Instagram account, use a mobile device to get the Instagram download from a free selection in online stores for the operating system, and go through the steps shown on the screen of the device. The new Instagram account will be available to view via computer once the account has been set up using the smartphone.

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How Do You Create a New Instagram Account?
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Full Answer

Instagram is a free application that allows users to create, modify and share images online. A particular feature of Instagram is its range of filters to choose from, which create different effects in a photo. The devices the Instagram application is designed for are the iPod Touch, iPhone, Android and iPad. It also works on Windows phones. The starting system requirements are iOS 3.1.2 and Android 2.2. When a photo is posted on Instagram, it is in public view. If a user wants to conceal his location, he must adjust privacy settings on the smartphone.

  1. Download the software onto the mobile device
  2. Go to the Windows , App or Google Play store for an appropriate version of Instagram for Windows Phone 8 and up, iOS or Android. Download the app. Tap on the camera icon on the screen to open the app.

  3. Register an account with Instagram
  4. There are two ways of setting up an Instagram account. One is logging in with Facebook details. The other is using an email and creating a password and a username to go with it. Tap on the chosen option, and, once the registration process is complete, tap "Done."

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