- Pausing a video on Instagram is a relatively simple process.
- First, open the video that you would like to pause.
- Then, use your finger to tap and hold the video.
- Once the video is paused, you can release your finger to resume playing the video.
How do you pause an Instagram video reel?
To pause a reel, open a reel and hold your finger down. Lift your finger from the screen and the reel video will start playing again. It’s the same way you stop a story on social media.
Can I pause an IGTV?
You can pause, rewind and fast- forward a video. The video timeline at the bottom of the screen can be seen when your menu is hidden. If you want to fast- forward or back, you can drag your finger on the timeline. It’s time to talk about IGTV.