What are the best ways to save Instagram Stories?

asked by Pablo Seefoo
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    #1How do I save my story?

    How do I save my story?

    Instagram Help Center shows you how to save your own Instagram Stories on your phone. Instagram doesn't allow you to download stories from other users, and this is the only and best way of downloading yours. 



    Albert Baker
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "When you don't know how to go around Instagram, they're Help Center is the go-to resource. Of course, they'd be sure to have an answer if you are not tech-savvy. "
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    Mobizen is the most easy-to-use, convenient screen recorder that allows you to record, capture and edit straight from your Android mobile device.

    Web, Android

    Amit Nair
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "I love this app. The video quality is awesome. I only not use it to record ig stories but also games. sometimes its just annoying because of ads but for a free app, it's acceptable. "
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    #3Instagram Stories Download

    Instagram Stories Download

    Instagram Stories Download allows you to see and download Instagram stories anonymously by entering your username or other usernames with a public profile. This online tool can be used without having to download any software.

    Online Tools


    Catherine Ford
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "This app is cool. I use this site to save instagram stories online of my fave celebrities. "
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    #4Rec. (Screen Recorder)

    Rec. (Screen Recorder)
    Untethered, flexible and fully configurable screen recording application for your Android device. Thanks to an intuitive user interface, you can record your screen and your audio via the mic.



    Margaret Little
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "it kept recording my screen even if i did not turn it on. i had to uninstall it because i'm concerned about my information being stolen. "
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    #5AirShou Screen Recorder

    AirShou Screen Recorder
    AirShou lets you record your screen to HD and FullHD videos without affecting your device's performance.

    Web, Android


    Rakesh Lobo
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "Just amazing! It records videos in HD. I use it not only for IG stories but for Youtube videos as well. "
  3. 7

    #6AZ Screen Recorder

    AZ Screen Recorder
    AZ Screen Recorder is a screen recording app for Android. You open it up, start recording and it will save the recording when you've finished. No ads, no time limits and it works perfectly.


    Free- Includes micropayments

    Zhao Dong
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "It's the best free screen recorder app there is. You can use it not only for Instagram but for creating tutorials or promotions using your phone. Basically, it lets you save videos on an android phone. "
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    #7Story Saver for Instagram

    Story Saver for Instagram

    Story Saver is an Android app that allows you to see your friends' Instagram Stories anonymously. You can also save photos and videos they post on the stories without them knowing. It also features reposting options for other social media.




    Sharon Gibson
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "It works exactly as how you would expect it to save instagram videos on android but the only issue I have are the pop-up ads for like every 10 seconds or so. "
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    #8SCR Screen Recorder

    SCR Screen Recorder
    SCR Screen Recorder is a free recording app of your Android device screen. It is free but donation is available. It is downloadable in APK file format.



    Rakesh Jindal
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "can this site be trusted? it gives me warning message like "unsafe site" and "malware warning". i don't wanna risk having my device infected by a virus so i'd pass on this. "
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    EveryCord is a powerful app for Android and iOS devices. The app allows you record your screen mobile. EveryCord used to be called iRec. 


    Web, iOS, Android

    César Caballero
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "I was able to use it before but when i tried it again, it's not working anymore. it says error. "
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    Insta-stories.ru is an online tool which allows users to view Instagram stories anonymously, as well as download posts from IG such as videos, photos, and profile pictures in their original qualities. It lets users view public profiles only.

    Online Tools


    Helen Wong
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "This site is amazing. You can even access it from a mobile browser and voila! You can now save the ig stories. "
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    With this app, you can record your screen and sound. The app allows you full-screen recordings and it has a video guide. Also, it highlights click mouse. 




    Ajay Patil
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "I was interested in this app even though you have to purchase it however I found out it's only available for Mac. I'm using a Windows PC. I hope the developer could create one for Windows too. "
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    Instagram is a simple way to capture, edit, and share the users' favorite moments. They can express their artistic sides through their feeds. Users can follow their friends and family, and discover accounts from all over the world.


    Web, Android, iOS, Windows


    Sophia Li
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "This is given. No need to add this to suggested answers. Hmmm"
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    #13Firing Table

    Firing Table

    Firing Table is a paid social media management service website specially catered to Instagram users. The service promises a way organically gain a significant following on Instagram through account management.


    $29.95- Varies by plan

    Bobby Scott
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "If you're a business owner and you plan on investing in an app/website that lets you manage your instagram account easily, this one is for you. It will help you grow your followers. But I don't think it can save instagram stories or highlights."
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    #14Story Post Saver

    Story Post Saver

    Story Post Saver - Incognito Mode is an app which is designed for viewing and downloading public stories from Instagram anonymously. This app allows users to browse accounts privately without logging in.



    Free- with in-app purchases

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    InsPorter is an online tool that allows Instagram users to download images, videos, stories, and IGTV videos from Instagram. This tool provides instructions on how to download. It is also designed with batch download feature.

    Online Tools


    Theresa Perry
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "The best!!!!! This app/site should rank higher than the other suggestions here. It doesn't only allow you to download ig stories, even igtv videos can be downloaded. I personally love the batch download features for multiple photos. "
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    #16Free Screen Video Recorder

    Free Screen Video Recorder

    Free Screen Video Recorder is a software developed by 7thShare. This software allows users to record screen video with audio via microphone. It captures online videos, calls, or even games in HD.



    $49- Free trial available

    Cindy Lu
    Written on April 2, 2019
    "i don't get what to do on the page that says install now. the page takes so long to load. "
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    Tools4Insta is an online tool which is designed for downloading stories from Instagram for free. It also offers tools for checking who does not follow you back and for seeing your most liked photo.

    Online Tools


    Vladimir Mihajlovic
    Written on July 12, 2019
    "Easiest way to download Story from Instagram."


Best What are the best ways to save Instagram Stories
1How do I save my story?Websites 22 Free
2MobizenApps 14 Free
3Instagram Stories DownloadOnline Tools 10 Free
4Rec. (Screen Recorder)Apps 8 Free
5AirShou Screen RecorderApps 8 Free
6AZ Screen RecorderApps 7 Free
7Story Saver for InstagramApps 6 Free
8SCR Screen RecorderApps 3 Free
9EveryCordApps 2 Free
10Insta-stories.ru Online Tools 1 Free

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