How to post

Storrito’s Manual Instagram Connect uses a so-called cookie to log into your Instagram account. This is required to let Storrito post stories on your Instagram account.

Get the session ID with a browser extension

  1. Install the extension Cookie Tab Viewer and allow the extension to work in incognito:
    1. Right click on the extension icon
    2. Click on “Manage Extensions”
    3. Activate the “Allow in Incognito” check box.
  2. Open an incognito window in Google Chrome

  3. Go to https://www.instagram.com/ and log into your Instagram account

  4. Click on the extension icon: cookie tab viewer 1

  5. Copy the sessionid cookie by clicking on the copy button:
    cookie tab viewer 2

  6. Please paste the session-id into the proper input field on Storrito (see Connect your Instagram account to Storrito)
  1. Install the addon Cookie Quick Manager and allow it to run in Private Windows: cookie quick manager

  2. Open a private firefox window

  3. Go to https://www.instagram.com/ and log into your Instagram account

  4. Click on the browser addon icon and select: cookie quick manager

  5. From left to right: Select the .instagram.com domain, Click on the first cookie called sessionid, Copy the cookie from the marked textbox: cookie quick manager

  6. Please paste the session-id into the proper input field on Storrito (see Connect your Instagram account to Storrito)

  1. Open your browser

  2. Open an incognito window in Google Chrome (in Firefox it is called private window).

  3. Go to https://www.instagram.com/ and log into your Instagram account

  4. Open Development console by doing a right click on the webpage and select “Inspect” or “Inspect Element” from the menu.

  5. Open a tab with stored page items. That tab called “Storage” in Firefox, “Application” in Google Chrome and “Debugger” in MS Edge.

  6. Click on “Cookies”, then on “https://www.instagram.com/”

  7. Find a cookie with the name “sessionid”. Double click on the value and copy it.

Google Chrome:

Google Chrome

Firefox:

Firefox

Edge:

Edge

Connect your Instagram account to Storrito

If you have not opened Storrito’s Instagram Connect page yet, please open it:

https://app.storrito.com/#/instagram/connect

Then click on CONNECT AN INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT
Instagram-connect step 1

Choose USE AN ALTERNATIVE METHOD
Instagram-connect step 2

On the next page (shown below) you need paste the sessionid (see green rectangle) and then click on the CONNECT button (see green arrow). Please see the tutorials further up to get the sessionid for your Instagram account.

Manual-Instagram-connect

Afterwards the new connected Instagram account will appear in the ‘Your connected Instagram accounts’ list. You can now close the incoginto tab, please do not click on logout there, since this would disconnect Storrito from Instagram.

If you have any problems please contact our Storrito support (support@storrito.com) or click the red circle in the right bottom corner.