Instagram stories are located in a bar at the top of your newsfeed and are represented by a multicolored ring around the profile picture of the story’s creator. Tap the profile picture, and the story opens full screen for you to watch.
How can I see someone’s story on Instagram without them knowing?
Here’s what to do:
- Find the profile whose Story you want to view secretly on your feed, and click on the profile right next to it.
- Tap on the Story to pause it, and then slowly and carefully swipe in the direction of the Story you want to view.
How do you see someone’s story on Instagram?
Instagram.com from a computer: Stories appear at the top of Feed. Click on any story to view it, or use the arrows to get to the next screen or story. Select x in the top right to exit someone’s story and return to Feed. Keep in mind that when you see someone’s story, they’ll be able to tell that you’ve seen it.
Why can’t I see other people’s stories on Instagram?
The most common reason why Instagram stories are not showing up is because of an incorrect date and time. In order to get stories to show up on your timeline again, you need to set your date and time to automatic. Otherwise, other people’s stories won’t show up on your feed.
What does it look like when someone hides their story on Instagram?
Surprise! You’ve been hidden from someone’s Instagram Stories. According to a spokesperson at Instagram there’s no official way to tell if someone hid their Stories from you, for privacy reasons. Plus, there’s always the possibility of a glitch, or that the story didn’t load for you.
Can someone block me from seeing their Instagram Stories?
The only way to completely restrict the public from viewing your Instagram stories is to make your account private. But if you just want to prevent specific followers from viewing your stories, you can add them to a select list located in your Instagram’s privacy settings.
Why can’t I see someone’s highlights?
The option appears in the application settings field as “Hide story from”, so you hide your Stories from specific people, including lives, which are live videos. But, what almost nobody knows is that the lack of “Highlights” on the person’s Instagram can be an indication that you are really blocked.
Can you see if someone who doesn’t follow you watched your story?
Unlike Instagram videos, which will show you a total view count, but not the names of the individuals who have viewed each one, Instagram Stories lets you see exactly who has taken a look. And, what’s more, you can even edit their viewing settings once they’ve watched your Story (or from your Settings).
How can you tell if someone muted your Instagram?
Like other social media sites, there’s no definite way to tell if you’ve been muted on Instagram. You aren’t notified when you’re muted, and you can’t go anywhere to see a list of who has muted you.
Can you see if a private Instagram account has a story?
The visibility of Instagram story depends on the privacy settings of the users’ account: For private accounts: Only approved followers can see the story. For public accounts: Anyone (following or not following) on Instagram can see the story.