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How to watch videos on IGTV? See tips | Social networks

IGTV, an Instagram application focused only on videos, brings features that improve the experience of viewing clips. Bringing 10-minute videos or, depending on the account, up to an hour, the app allows you to pause, fast forward and rewind the movie, for example, something missing from Stories.

Tools such as likes and comments also give new possibilities to the platform, available for Android and iPhone (iOS), in relation to the traditional Stories. Get to know more about Instagram TV tools and get more out of your favorite accounts.

How to download videos from IGTV

Check out tips to see the videos on IGTV Photo: Nicolly Vimercate / TechTudoCheck out tips to see the videos on IGTV Photo: Nicolly Vimercate / TechTudo

Check out tips to see the videos on IGTV Photo: Nicolly Vimercate / TechTudo

1. Pass the videos manually

The IGTV videos are played one after the other automatically, according to the order of the profiles displayed at the bottom of the screen. However, you can switch from one video to the other on your own by swiping your finger to the right or left if you want to go forward or back, respectively.

Manual advance to the next video on the IGTV app Photo: Reproduction / Raquel FreireManual advance to the next video on the IGTV app Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Manual advance to the next video on the IGTV app Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

2. Pause, fast forward or rewind the video

If you want to pause a running video, tap on it in the area indicated by the arrow in the first image below. The play bar will be displayed, along with the play / pause button. To move forward or backward in a video, drag the circle on the bar to the right or left.

Pause, advance and rewind of video running on IGTV Photo: Reproduction / Raquel FreirePause, advance and rewind of video running on IGTV Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Pause, advance and rewind of video running on IGTV Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

3. Like, comment and share the videos

To interact with a video, tap it on the screen, in the same way as taught in the previous topic. Mark the heart to enjoy it, as highlighted in the first image below. If you want to comment, tap the balloon icon, type your message and press "Publish".

Enjoying and commenting on videos on the IGTV app Photo: Reproduo / Raquel FreireEnjoying and commenting on videos on the IGTV app Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Enjoying and commenting on videos on the IGTV app Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

You can also upload IGTV videos via Instagram Direct. To do this, touch the resource icon, which is next to the comments. Type a message, if you want, and then press the "Send" button. To return to the main IGTV screen, tap "Finish".

IGTV video upload via Instagram Direct Photo: Reproduo / Raquel FreireIGTV video upload via Instagram Direct Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

IGTV video upload via Instagram Direct Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire