HomeBusinessMarketingHow to View Full Sized DP/Profile Picture on Instagram

How to View Full Sized DP/Profile Picture on Instagram


“As an Amazon Associate & Affiliate Partners of several other brands we earn from qualifying purchases.” [Read More Here]


Hello Guys, After a long time we are back with new tips and tricks of social networks. You might already have read our previous post about enlarging facebook profile photos. Now in this post, we are going to show you how can you view full-sized dp or profile picture on Instagram.

PS: Here we are going to use the same trick which we used in Facebook earlier.

So first let me tell you how we came across this trick. Recently I was searching for an old friend. Since there were many search results for that name and due to their privacy settings, I was unable to identify him with the available size of profile pictures.

Method 1: Using URL Modification [Deprecated]

Then we looked into the source code of that page. We found out that the photo that is visible on the profile is the resized image(150 x 150)from the original uploaded image. There was a resize string available in the URL. We just removed that string and boom! we were able to see the original uploaded full sized image. Now let’s see how to do so in a few very simple steps :

Note : Below written method is not working for all instagram profiles.

  1. Open Instagram on your desktop and go to the profile of the desired person.
  2. Right click on profile picture and click open image in new tab.
  3. Now find s150*150 in the URL.
  4. Remove it from the URL and hit enter.
  5. You should be able to view full sized picture in your browser.

PS: You can also use this trick for private profiles 😉

Update 1: The above mentioned is not working anymore because Instagram as well as Facebook introduced URL signature in the URL itself so any modification if done in the URL will return you with an error page.

Update 2: It seems that some of the geniuses still found out the way to get the full-size dp of Instagram profiles and created a platform to access them. Check out Method 2.

Ezoic Banner

Method 2: Using Third-Party Services

Instadp
  1. There are several websites like izumm.com and instadp.com that you have to visit first.
  2. Enter the username in the text box provided.
  3. Boom! You will be provided with the full-size dp of the username you just entered, whether it is a public or private profile.

So that was it. Let us know in the comment section if you know any more methods to get hold of someone full profile picture or dp. Till then, take care!

About Author

Mehul Borichahttps://techrrival.com
Mehul Boricha is the founder of Tech Arrival & Astute Links. He is a computer and smartphone geek from Junagadh, Gujarat, India. He is a Computer Engineer by Education & an Entrepreneur by Passion. Apart from technology geek, he is an audiophile & loves to connect with people.

Leave a Comment

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

By submitting the above comment form, you agree to our Privacy Policy and agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website.

Stay Connected

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

By signing up, you agree to our Privacy Policy and agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website.

Latest Posts

11 Best Voice Changer Apps for Discord

If you are into gaming, you must be familiar with Discord. It is one of the most popular game chat services out there. Just...

11 Best Free CAD Software You Should Use

CAD is short for computer-aided design. It is a highly useful software that is used for technical illustrations and product designing. From small businesses...

11 Best Procreate Alternatives for Android

With the increasing popularity of digital art, the demand for painting and sketching apps has also increased. You can find an array of apps...

8 Best Music Recognition Apps To Identify Songs By Tune

So you have heard a catchy song in reels, but you cannot find out what song it is. Feels frustrating, right? Well, we have...

The Future of Artificial Intelligence in the Automotive Industry

Back when the first three-wheeler and four-wheeler motor vehicles were invented in the 1800s, every stage of production was handled by humans. From assembling...

All Time Favorites

18 Best WiFi Hacking Apps for Android

When you enter the hacking world, you would know that almost every basic tutorial you would search for on the net won’t be possible...

21 Best Android Apps Not on Google Play Store

Google Play Store has the most extensive collection of apps for Android. Almost everyone downloads apps from the Play Store. But many excellent apps...

14 Best Game Hacker Apps for Android (With/Without Root)

Are you a mobile gamer? If you are, then you've come to the right place. In this post, we are going to tell you...

How to Download Torrent Files with IDM (Torrent to IDM)

Hey guys, you may all have heard about different ways to download torrent files. And some of you may also have downloaded them using...

11 Best Download Managers for Windows

The Internet is a vast resource of a lot of things which includes music, videos, movies and a lot of other things. The ability...