1. Using your preferred internet browser, go to the Instagram desktop website and log in. 2. Once you’ve logged in, select the paper plane icon in the top-right corner to access Direct Messages.
Can I access my DMs on Instagram online?
Share All sharing options for: Everyone can now access their Instagram DMs on the web. Instagram’s making it easier for people to send direct messages from their browser. The company announced on Friday that it’s rolling out access to DMs on the web to everyone globally.
How do I check my DMs on Instagram on the computer?
Go to instagram.com on any web browser on your laptop or computer. If you have the ability to Instagram DM on desktop, you’ll see an icon on the top-right that looks like a paper airplane — the same icon for DMs on Instagram’s mobile app.
How do you DM someone on Instagram without the app?
You can DM on Instagram from your computer using any internet browser. To send direct messages from your computer, head to the Instagram website and click the paper plane icon in the top-right.
How do you DM someone on Instagram on a laptop?
Steps to follow:
- Open any browser on your PC.
- Head to www.instagram.com.
- Login using Instagram or Facebook login credentials.
- Once logged in, click on the DM icon (looks similar to the mobile app DM icon)
- Here, choose a contact or respond to someone’s message by clicking on the contact from the list.
Why can’t I see Instagram messages on my computer?
Yes, to solve the problem with Instagram direct messages not working, you need just to enable the mobile view of your Instagram page. … As soon as you download the IG mobile app to your laptop or stationary PC, you can use it just like it’s your smartphone. The entire functionality of a mobile app will be available.
Who can see my direct messages on Instagram?
When you send a post from feed using Instagram Direct, it’ll only be visible to people who can already see it. For example, if you send a post from a private account as a message, only people who follow that account will be able to see it.