Instagram++ is one of the most useful tweaks that adds new features to the Instagram app. With Instagram Plus Plus, you can do the following:

  • Save photos and videos to your device
  • Switch between grid view or the default list view
  • Hide comments in your timeline
  • Open links inside Instagram
  • Show caption while zooming an image
  • Share videos/photos with third-party apps
  • Re-gram photos and videos
  • View the full timestamp for posts (date and time)




Last updated

October 24, 2019



77 MB


How to Install Instagram++ with AltStore

  1. Install AltStore on your iOS device. To learn how, read this guide.
  2. Download the latest Instagram++ IPA file.
  3. Open the AltStore app on your device and go to the "My Apps" tab.
  4. Tap on the plus "+" icon in the top, then browse and select the Instagram++ .ipa file that you downloaded.
  5. If it's your first time using AltStore, you will be asked to enter your Apple ID and password. AltStore requires it for signing the app so it can be installed. We recommend you use a burner account.
  6. The app will begin to install and once completed, you can open it from the My Apps tab or from your Home screen.

With this method, you have to re-sign the app every 7 days. To do so, simply go to the My Apps tab in AltStore, then tap the "X days" button next to the app to begin the re-sign process. Make sure to re-sign the app before it expires, otherwise, you have to repeat the above process all over again.

How to Install Instagram++ with Sideloadly

  1. Download the latest version of Sideloadly for Windows or macOS and install it on your PC.
  2. Download the Instagram++ IPA file from this page and save it to your computer.
  3. Connect your iOS device to your computer using a USB cable.
  4. Open the Sideloadly app on your PC.
  5. You may be prompted to install the Mail Plug-in. Click the "Yes" button to continue.
  6. Enter your Apple ID email under the "Apple account" field.
  7. Drag and drop the Instagram++ .ipa file into the IPA field shown on the left side of the interface. The field is represented by an IPA image.
  8. Click the "Start" button to begin the sideloading and installing the IPA.
  9. When prompted, enter your Apple ID password. The tool uses your Apple ID to sideload the app. We recommend you use a burner account.
  10. Sideloadly will begin installing Instagram++ on your iOS device.
  11. Once the app is installed, don't open it yet. You first need to verify your Apple ID profile if it's your first time using Sideloadly. To do it, go to Settings > General > Device Management. Tap on your Apple ID and press the Trust button. Tap on Trust again from the popup alert.
  12. Now go to the Home screen to open the installed app.


Instagram++, which is pronounced as Instagram Plus Plus, is a tweaked version of the official Instagram app which provides a number of useful new features to enhance your experience when using Instagram, such as saving photos and videos, viewing stories anonymously, hiding ads, and more.

It simply tweaks the official Instagram app to provide new features. The app is available as an IPA file that can be sideloaded on your iPhone. It gets installed as Instagram on your device and will look exactly like the official app when opened with the only difference being that you will get access to new features.

Instagram++ Features

Here are all the features offered by the app:

  • Download photos and videos posted by other users to your Camera Roll
  • Download stories
  • Password protect the Instagram app
  • Repost content published by others
  • Disable stories
  • Hide ads
  • Do not mark stories as seen when you view them. Instead, you can manually mark them as seen.
  • Turn off auto-advance for stories
  • Disable screenshot notification for Direct Messages
  • When viewing someone’s profile, it will show whether they are following you
  • Switch between a minimal greed-based feed and the normal feed
  • Disable video auto-play
  • Show high-quality photos in your feed
  • Hide suggestions in feed
  • View the full timestamp when a post was published
  • When double-tapping a post to like it, a confirmation appears to ensure you haven’t double-tapped by mistake. The same applies when liking comments.
  • Copy captions
  • Mute users
  • Hide comments for posts in your timeline

How to Download and Install Instagram++?

1. Install Instagram++ on Non-Jailbroken Device

In order to install Instagram++ on a device that isn't jailbroken, you have to download Instagram++ and then sideload it via AltStore or any similar tool.

Before you begin, you have to delete the original Instagram app before Instagram++ can be installed.

  1. First, download and install AltStore on your computer and device. For full instructions, read our guide here.
  2. On your iOS device, open Safari and visit thispage to download the Instagram++ IPA. You can download the IPA by clicking the "Download IPA" button on the page.
  3. Once downloaded, open AltStore on your device. From the tabs at the bottom of the app, tap on the My Apps tab.
  4. Now press the + icon in the top left corner to add a new app. You'll see a list of all the IPA files that you downloaded with Safari. Tap on the Instagram++ IPA that you downloaded earlier.
    • Note: if it's your first time using AltStore, you'll be prompted to enter your Apple ID and password. This is sent to Apple to generate a signing certificate to install the app.
  5. AltStore will begin installing the app and the process takes a couple of minutes to finish. Once it's installed, it will appear on the My Apps page and you can open it from there or from the Home screen.
    • If you keep on getting an error that the AltStore server cannot be found, you can simply re-install AltStore or connect it to your computer using a cable and then install Instagram++.

That's the whole process for installing Instagram++ on a non-jailbroken device. Once installed, you can open the Instagram app from your home page and begin using all the new features provided by Instagram++.

2. Install Instagram++ on Jailbroken Device

If your device is jailbroken, then you can easily install Instagram++ from Cydia within a few steps. Here's how:

  1. Open Cydia on your device and go to the Sources tab.
  2. Tap the Edit button, then choose Add.
  3. Enter the following source:
  4. Once the new source has been added successfully, go to the Search tab, search for Instagram++, and install it.

Instagram++ Cydia Repo

If you're looking for the Cydia source for Instagram++, it is as follows:

You can add this repo by from the Sources tab in Cydia.

How to Download Instagram++ IPA?

You can download Instagram++ IPA by clicking the green "Download IPA" button at the top of this page.

All the apps on our page are kept up-to-date at the latest version released by developers so you can be sure that you'll always get the latest stable release.

Instagram++ FAQ

1. How can I save photos and videos?

When viewing a photo or video on Instagram, tap the download icon that appears below the media to save it to your iPhone’s Camera Roll.

2. Is it safe to use Instagram++?

Although the tweak does not store your login credentials, there have been instances where users were disabled from accessing their accounts because Instagram detected that they were using a third-party app. As such, proceed with caution when using Instagram++.

3. Can I view private profiles with Instagram++?

No. Instagram++ does not have the ability to display profiles that are private. As such, your best bet is to follow the private profile and hope that they would accept your follow request.

4. Can I get Instagram++ for free?

Yes, Instagram++ is free to use and users don’t need to pay to install it. It is basically a modded version of Instagram and has always been free.

5. Can Instagram++ view private accounts?

Unfortunately, Instagram++ does not have the ability to display private accounts. Your best option is to follow the private account and hope that they would accept your request.

6. Can you have Instagram and Instagram++?

No, you cannot have both Instagram and Instagram++ apps installed on your device. You have to remove the original Instagram app before you can install the Instagram++ app.

All Versions

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October 24, 2019
77 MB
Aug 19, 2019
126 MB
Apr 19, 2019
107 MB
Apr 05, 2019
107 MB
Apr 05, 2019
97 MB
Feb 11, 2019
107 MB
Aug 10, 2018
89 MB
Jul 08, 2018
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May 18, 2018
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Apr 14, 2018
85.2 MB
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