Wanna see the full-sized image or video source on Instagram and be able to download it? This script has multiple options to open & view those items. Easy usage, read below for instructions.
UPDATE OCTOBER 2019
IG changed output for logged in users, script works best when in private mode/logged out
at the moment, videos are NOT working when logged in
multiple videos in carousels currently not supported
Gets the correct full-sized image (nothing cropped) in maximum resolution.
Opens full size image from single image pop-up, single-image page or embedded posts.
Opens video file on single-video page or from video popup.
Files can be saved directly in Chrome or from browser window in Firefox.
Quick access with the keyboard shortcut alt+f (see options).
Instagram pages stay the same, no modifications to the code and functions.
USAGE & OPTIONS
Info: all files open in new window
on single item page to open photo or video
on video overlay (e.g. from main or profile feed) to open video
REMOVED BY INSTAGRAM: on main instagram feed to open all items (use with care!)
REMOVED BY INSTAGRAM: on profile feed to open all items (use with care!)
hold shift-key and (left-)click on item:
on single item page to open photo
on profile feed to open photo
on video overlay to open video
on main instagram feed to open photo or video
on embedded item to open photo
Note for Firefox users: media opens in same window with alt-key + click
Chrome: instead of the shift key, press alt & click on the item to save the file directly. Firefox: due to the browser restrictions it's not possible to download the files directly.
REQUESTS & COMMENTS
...are very appreciated :)
see changelog on the history tab on greasyfork.org v2.26 2019-10-27 - again another trick by instagram to hide videos for logged in users. doh! v2.25 2019-10-20 - fixed a problem with Chrome (note: alt+f on carousel not accurate) v2.23/24 2019-10 - add back support for single (popup) videos. carousel still not possible v2.22 2019-09-14 - support for igtv single view or popup: trigger only working with alt+f keyboard combo. v2.16-2.21 2019-09-14 - adjusted triggers to match instagram html code changes v2.15 2018-08-28 - fix: jQuery compatibility v2.15 2018-04-05 - fix: Instagram restricted queries. Changed download behaviour for Chrome users. v2.12 2016-07-09 - fix: Chrome was incompatible. Thanks to HH for the info. v2.1 2016-07-02 - fix: code changes, script should work again. more coming soon. v2.0 2016-06-05 - Chrome: added direct download option (alt+click on item), fixed keyboard bug. Renamed the script. v1.9 2016-06-01 - Instagram changed their code/api on June 1st: updated script to match everything again plus more options. v1.8 2016-03-15 - added support for embedded photos. ~1.7 2016-02-28 - shift key + click opens in new window. alt key + click opens in the same window. plus some code cleanup. v1.7 2016-02-22 - open directly using keyboard shortcut alt+f on single photo/video pages. v1.6 2016-02-10 - removed the new query string added by Instagram so you are able to save the file immediately. v1.5 2015-12-20 - added shift click support on video popup. v1.4 2015-12-19 - per request: added video support on single page view. v1.3 2015-12-14 - added support for the feed on the instagram.com main page. v1.2 2015-12-13 - updated to match new Instagram parameters. v1.1 2015-12-12 - even strange image resolutions are now recognized and shown in full size. v1.0 2015-12-10 - first release.