Do you want to use Wayback Machine for Instagram?
If your answer is YES then don’t worry, we have got you covered.
There are tons of users who want to use Wayback Machine to recover deleted Instagram posts but they are currently having trouble doing it.
In our previous guide, we have already explained how to recover or see deleted tweets via Wayback Machines.
Apart from recovering deleted tweets from Wayback Machine, we have mentioned a couple of other methods to do so.
Unlike deleted tweets, recovering Instagram posts is a bit tedious.
A lot of users want to use Wayback Machine for Instagram but does Wayback Machine work for Instagram?
This post will not only tell you whether Wayback Machine work for Instagram but also explain multiple methods to recover your deleted Instagram posts.
Without any further ado, let’s get started:
Can you use the Wayback Machine for Instagram?
Unfortunately, the Wayback machine (archive.org) does not work for Instagram the way it works for Twitter and other websites.
Unlike other websites, I tried to recover my deleted Instagram posts from Wayback Machine but I failed miserably.
If you really want to restore your deleted IG posts, I advise you to follow the below-mentioned methods.
How to recover deleted Instagram posts?
There are multiple methods that can be used to recover Instagram photos and videos.
Unlike other social media platforms, restoring deleted photos and videos on Instagram is pretty simple.
Since Instagram allows users to restore recently deleted IG posts, a lot of users often search for ways to recover Instagram posts after 30 days and from years ago.
Regardless of when you deleted your Instagram photos and videos, if you follow the steps written below, you will be able to recover them.
Here are some ways to recover your deleted Instagram photos and videos:
Method 1: Recently Deleted Feature
To restore your deleted IG photos and videos via the recently deleted feature, you will need to follow a few simple steps:
- First, launch Instagram on your phone.
- Tap on your profile icon located at the bottom right corner of the screen.
- Tap on the three horizontal lines located at the top right corner of the screen.
- Tap on the ‘Settings’ option.
- Tap on the ‘Account’ option.
- Tap on the ‘Recently Deleted‘ option.
- Now, select the photo and video you wish to restore and click on the three dots located at the top of the screen.
- To restore deleted IG photos and videos, you will need to verify your identity.
- Once the verification is done, your deleted IG posts will be restored to your Instagram account.
- That’s it.
Method 2: Instagram Archive Feature
Instagram’s Archive feature is one of the best ways to hide specific videos and photos.
If you have mistakenly archived any images and videos on Instagram that you want to restore on your IG timeline, follow the steps mentioned below:
First, launch the Instagram app on your phone.
Tap on your profile picture located at the bottom right corner of the screen.
Tap on the three horizontal lines located at the top right corner of the screen and then select ‘Archive’.
When you click on the ‘Archive’ option, you will see all posts and stores that you have archived on IG.
Now, select the image, video and story that you want to share on your Instagram timeline.
Once selected, tap on the three dots located at the bottom right corner of the screen.
When you click on it, you will have to select ‘Share as post…’ and then tap on the arrow located at the top right corner of the screen and then follow the onscreen instruction to post the archive post on Instagram.
That’s everything you need to know about Wayback Machine for Instagram.