Instagram: With this trick you can restore deleted photos, videos and stories

On purpose or by mistake, on more than one occasion we have deleted stories, reels and posts in the feed of Instagram, and in many of those times we have felt sorry.

Fortunately, there is a trick that can help social network users to restore deleted photos and videosfollowing a series of steps shared by the website of PTR.

The report explains that Meta, the parent company of Instagram, gives Internet users a margin of 30 days to recover the deleted multimedia materiala function similar to that offered by some smartphones.

This function has been available since February 2021, and with the exception of stories, the files will be in a kind of trash can for a month and then they will disappear permanently.

How to recover deleted Instagram files?

With the following steps, you can access the “recently deleted” folder and recover photos, videos and clips from Instagram TV:

  • Open the app of Instagram.
  • touch the icon Profile at the top right to log in to your account.
  • touch the three lines located at the top right of the app.
  • press on Setting.
  • Sign in to Bill.
  • Touch the option of recently deleted.
  • Select from the top menu the type of content to restore or permanently delete.
  • tap on the preview of the photo, video or story to restore.
  • Click on it three dot icon.
  • tap on Restore to profile or Restore to retrieve the original content.

Instagram will send an email or text message to the user for a security check when deleting or restoring content, and then they will return to their original section, either in the feed or Instagram TV.

Regarding the stories, they can be restored during the 24 hours after their elimination. To recover them, follow these steps:

  • Open the application of Instagram and make sure it doesn’t require updates.
  • Touch the iprofile conelocated at the top right of the app.
  • click on the three lines that are in the upper right.
  • Choose Setting.
  • Sign in to Bill.
  • Access the folder recently deleted.

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