How to Go Live on Instagram

Instagram is a photo and video sharing program available free of price. It is a great method to get connected with people across the world. In addition to sharing, Instagram allows a live streaming feature that you can utilize to interact with your followers in real-time. It additionally allows the followers to leave comments, ask questions, and join the live by sending a request. To go live on Instagram and watch others’ live video, you don’t need any requirements. All you need to do is download the Instagram app on your Smartphone.

Go Live on Instagram Using Mobile

Note – Your live video can be watched only by the people who have followed your profile.

1: Launch the Instagram app on your tool.

2: Tap the Camera icon at the top left of the screen or swipe your Instagram screen to the right.


3: Your camera will start. Now, select the Live option by swiping right or left from the panel located below the camera shutter icon.


4: Then tap the Live shutter button to begin your Instagram live.

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How to Go Live on Instagram with Someone

1: Once you started the Insta live session and click on the video cam icon with a plus symbol near the text box.


2: Start the username of the person who you want and choose their name.

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3: If he/she accepts your request, then you can go live with them immediately.

Note: You can additionally accept other invitations to join your live video.

How to Watch and Send Request to Join Others Instagram Live

1: Once your friend or someone you follow started a live video, you will be notified.

2: Click on it to watch their live video. Or start the Instagram app and click on their story with the live tag.

3: While watching their live video, you can see the Request to Join above the messaging tab.


4: Tap on it to send a request.


5: They will be notified about your request, which they can either accept or reject.

6: If the request were accepted, you would be joined on their live session.

How to Go Live on Instagram Using PC

There is no possible method to go live by using the web version of Instagram. However, you can watch live video of the people you follow. You can join their live session directly from your story section. Their profile image, along with a live tag, will appear on your story section.

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Things to Try Out on Insta Live

  • You can add live filters by agreeing on the Filter icon.
  • If you are an iPhone smartphone user, you can share images or videos by clicking on the gallery icon.
  • You can pin comments while on live.
  • Invite other people to join your live video.
  • You can leave comments and additionally turn off comments (while going live) if you want.
  • After ending up live, you can save your live video and repost it to your Insta stories.

Instagram live video is a high feature to communicate with your followers and get real-time feedback. Utilize the comments section to mention the queries that you faced while going live on Instagram.

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