Can I view Instagram Livestream PC? Solution

Instagram has a cool feature on board where influencers can stream content to their followers via livestream. If you want to consider such a livestream as a follower, you will ask yourself the following question:


"Can I watch an Instagram Livestream on a PC?"

Yes this is possible, but you need a special tool in form of the Google Chrome Browser in combination with the plugin "Chrome IG Story".

In the following we describe how this can be implemented:

Watch Instagram Live Video on PC - How it's done

1.            Install the Google Chrome Browser if you have not already done so.

2.            In the Chrome Browser, select the three-point icon in the upper right corner.

3.            A context menu will open where you can now select "More Tools" and then "Extensions".

4.            Go to "More extensions" and search for: "Chrome IG Story".

5.            Select "Add".

6.            Now open the Instagram web page in the Chrome browser: https//

Just like on your smartphone, you can now see the Story Bar, where you can also watch live videos.

A cool plugin which definitely makes it easier for you to watch live stories, because you can use your computer instead of your smartphone to watch them.


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Manuel has been involved with technology for more than 15 years, especially with mobile phones, smartphones and PC systems and shares his passion here in this blog. If he can help someone with a technical problem, he is especially happy about it.