Instagram API

2017-05-11 16:57

1. You need an Instagram account
2. Login at
3. Click on Manage Clients (in the header menu at
4. Click on Register a New Client
5. Fill out the fields, for the App Name enter the name of your company or your apps builder, and for the app description just tell that this Instagram app allows the users to integrate Instagram photo galleries in their mobile applications. In the Website and OAuth redirect_uri field,just enter the url of your ABCApp, like

6. Now you have a Client ID and a Redirect URI
7. Click on “Manage” to enter in your Instagram app, then click on the “Security” tab, uncheck “Disable implicit OAuth:” and click on “Update Client”.
8. In this URL: replace “CLIENT-ID” and “REDIRECT-URI” with your own info, and then paste the url in your browser. For instance the URL to paste in your browser would be like if your CLIENT-ID is “817718189191” and if your REDIRECT-URI is
9. Accept to share with the info
10. You obtain the token (it is in the URL after “access_token=”)
11. Before using Instagram in your ABCApp, you need to add at least a picture in your Instragram account.
12. Paste your CLIENT-ID and your ACCESS TOKEN in your Editor, in Settings > APIs.


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