Instagram On Roku

What Is Instagram?

What Is Instagram

Instagram is a social media platform for posting your photos and videos. You can add things to your stories and can share your daily activities with your followers or friends. Recently Instagram introduced IGTV which allows you to share videos longer than one minute. And you can also share your live videos with your friends.

Instagram Videos On Roku:

You can not watch Instagram videos directly on your TV. In order to watch Instagram videos on your TV, you need a device like Roku. In this article, we will guide you to use Instagram on Roku and watch Instagram videos on TV by using Roku.

How To Watch Instagram Videos On Roku:

Instagram Videos On Roku

As Instagram is not available on the Roku channel store. So, the only solution to install Instagram on Roku is screen mirroring by using Android, iPhone, and PC. But both the devices must be connected to the same network.

Enable Screen Mirroring:

Enable Screen Mirroring

Step 1

Press the home button and go to the settings.

Step 2

Select “System” in the settings.

Step 3

Select screen mirroring and select screen mirroring mode.

Step 4

Check always allow screen mirroring on Roku.

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Watch Instagram Videos On Roku Using Android:

Watch Instagram Videos On Roku Using Android

Step 1

Install the Instagram from google play store on your Android

Step 2

Select the Notification tab and select the option Cast Screen

Step 3

In the Cast Screen, open the three dot menu from the top right corner.

Step 4

Check the option Enable Wireless Display and it will show all available devices.

Step 5

Choose the Roku device from the list to mirror the phone with Roku

Step 6

Login with your Instagram account and enjoy Instagram videos.

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Watch Instagram Videos On Roku Using Laptop/PC:

Instagram Videos On Roku

Step 1

Go to settings from the start menu.

Step 2

Go to system settings and go to the Display tab.

Step 3

In the next screen, select connect to a wireless display.

Step 4

Select Roku from the available list of devices and mirror your PC/Laptop.

Step 5

Now open up your browser and go to the official Instagram website.

Step 6

Login with your Instagram account and enjoy Instagram videos.

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Watch Instagram Videos On Roku Using iPhone:

Instagram Videos On Roku

There is no such way of directly mirroring the iPhone with your Roku. You have to download a third-party app to mirror the Roku with your iPhone.

Some of the apps are Mirror for Roku, Streamer for Roku and Screen Mirroring, etc.

Step 1

Press the home button on your Roku remote.

Step 2

From the home menu, select streaming channels.

Step 3

It will take you to the channel store, from there select search channels.

Step 4

Type Mirror for Roku using your remote and select the app from search results.

Step 5

Click Add channel to install the app on your Roku. 

Step 6

After installation, launch the app “Mirror for Roku”.

Step 7

Now open the App store on your iPhone.

Step 8

Install Mirror for Roku on your iPhone and after installing launch it.

Step 9

It will show the list of available devices. Select Roku.

Step 10

Now login to your Instagram account and enjoy watching videos.

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We hope this article helped you in installing Instagram on Roku. In order to enjoy Instagram videos, you have to mirror the device using your Android, iPhone, or PC/Laptop. Still, if you have any confusion or any queries regarding mirroring devices, installing Instagram on Roku, or watching Instagram videos on Roku, feel free to ask in the comment section. We are here to help you and guide you to find solutions to your problems. You can also tell if you found this article helpful in installing and watching Instagram videos on your Roku device by writing to us in the comment section. We will appreciate your responses.

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