Instagram’s developers keep adding new features to enhance the user experience. In the recent past, it has added numerous new features to the app after unveiling the new messaging experience. One such feature now comes as ‘Watch Together’ that allows you to watch IGTV videos, reels, and TV shows with your friends through video calls.
You can view the video while conversing with your pals. The feature also works with group calls.
How does this work?
‘Watch Together’ features works through video call. It is similar to screen share options that you see on apps like Zoom, Hangout, and others. To use this feature, you need to call the other person with whom you want to share/watch the content.
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Wondering how to watch Instagram videos with your friends? No worries, You can follow below to steps: –
Steps to use the Watch Together Feature
- Open the Instagram app on your Android or iOS device.
- In the top right corner of the screen, tap the Messenger symbol.
- Start a video call with your pals with whom you wish to view videos
- When the video call starts, go to the bottom of the screen and tap the media button.
- Select the content you want to watch by tapping on it.
- You can choose from posts you’ve liked, posts you’ve liked, posts you’ve saved, Facebook Watch shows, Instagram Reels, and other options.
- Any content you tap on will be shared with the other video conference participants.
In addition, Instagram has also added a new WhatsApp-like function to its platform. Now it allows users to reply to messages without leaving the feed they are viewing or having to go to their inbox. They can directly reply to messages from the notification.
Plus, users can now also send a silent message to other users without receiving any notification. Users who want to be accessible without sending disturbing notifications may find this feature useful. Sending a silent message is simple, and the recipient will be notified when it is received.
That’s all folks, this is how you can watch Instagram videos with your friends. We believe this post was helpful for you. In case, you want to share your thoughts, do share them in the comment box.