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Instagram Media Saver


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1.58 3 months, 2 weeks ago
iOS 15
Version 1.58 Release Notes
- Fix for when media doesn't have a caption and error appears

- Total Actions: #460
- Created on iOS 16.0
- Released at Aug 18, 2022

1926 downloads

1.57 3 months, 2 weeks ago
iOS 15
Version 1.57 Release Notes
- Fix for caption grabbing

- Total Actions: #458
- Created on iOS 16.0
- Released at Aug 15, 2022

489 downloads

1.56 4 months ago
iOS 15
- Fix for constant rollback message

893 downloads

1.55 4 months, 1 week ago
iOS 15
- Large action count reduction
- Revamp for instagram code changes and now utilizing scriptable to maintain cookies and login presence.
- Private items can now download without safari usage (except for private story)
- Removed periodic update check to reduce unnecessary actions now that update checks are almost instantaneous
- Remove input type checks as no longer needed

796 downloads

1.54 8 months, 2 weeks ago
iOS 15
- Adjustments for story downloads to properly grab video and photo

1166 downloads

1.53 8 months, 3 weeks ago
iOS 15
Version 1.53 Release Notes
- Adjustments for detection of graphql in pageJSON
- Removed some unnecessary system version variables

- Total Actions: #577
- Created on iOS 15.4
- Released at Mar 13, 2022

131 downloads

1.52 8 months, 3 weeks ago
iOS 15
- Some adjustments for memory management
- Switched to GitHub for update check

86 downloads

1.51 9 months, 4 weeks ago
iOS 15
Version 1.51 Release Notes
- Adjustments to private media downloads when multiple images are included and mix of images and videos
- Fixed issue with private videos download resulting in just the first frame

- Total Actions: #0
- Created on iOS 15.3
- Released at Feb 4, 2022

136 downloads

1.50 10 months ago
iOS 15
Version 1.50 Release Notes
- Sorry but had to fix a minor issue with some story URLs

- Total Actions: #0
- Created on iOS 15.3
- Released at Feb 2, 2022

92 downloads

1.49 10 months ago
iOS 15
Version 1.49 Release Notes
- Fix for story downloads having an error for 'items' not found in ''

- Total Actions: #0
- Created on iOS 15.3
- Released at Feb 2, 2022

78 downloads

1.48 10 months ago
iOS 15
Version 1.48 Release Notes
(If you plan to stay on iOS 14 DO NOT install this, set the version number of your shortcut to 1.48 manually)
- Modify private post opening to be done in safari
- Add Share Only as a storage location option
- Various Updates for iOS 15
- Remove iOS 13 "Continue in Shortcuts App" action
- Add new conditions for private media downloads due to a change on Instagram's side
- Added modified caption grabbing for private posts

- Total Actions: #0
- Created on iOS 15.3
- Released at Feb 2, 2022

83 downloads

1.47 1 year, 4 months ago
iOS 14
Version 1.47 Release Notes
- added method to repost a photo of choice with the caption
- removed iOS 13 end of shortcut actions for returning to instagram app

- Total Actions: #529
- Created on iOS 14.7
- Released at Jul 27, 2021

515 downloads

1.46 1 year, 6 months ago
iOS 14
Version 1.46 Release Notes
- Include new method to grab username to avoid graphql errors
- Replace the "Add to Variable" item at the end of the menu if statement with a "Get Variable"
- Fix for images not saving to Photos App when selected as the save service.

- Total Actions: #498
- Created on iOS 14.6
- Released at Jun 1, 2021

208 downloads

1.45 1 year, 7 months ago
iOS 14
Version 1.45 Release Notes
- Replace the old "Add to Variable" workaround with the "Get Variable" action to solve strange iCloud saving issues

- Total Actions: #489
- Created on iOS 14.5
- Released at Apr 27, 2021

452 downloads

1.44 1 year, 11 months ago
iOS 14
Version 1.44 Release Notes
- add option for not saving post text to iCloud Drive
- adjust updater to use a quicklook to display the prompt instead of the choose from list action
- adjust prompt for saving post text
- adjusted the regex used for grabbing story content due to a regional instagram difference

- Total Actions: #487
- Created on iOS 14.2
- Released at Dec 14, 2020

508 downloads

1.43 1 year, 11 months ago
iOS 14
Version 1.43 Release Notes
- Updated the RegEx used when grabbing story media due to some changes that Instagram made. No more smaller square photo downloads from stories :)

- Total Actions: #466
- Created on iOS 14.2
- Released at Dec 10, 2020

202 downloads

1.42 2 years, 2 months ago
iOS 14
Version 1.42 Release Notes
- Fix some variable type bugs to make overlay and copy clipboard features work again
- Update adjustments: removed notifications

- Total Actions: #464
- Created on iOS 14.0.1
- Released at Sep 27, 2020

379 downloads

1.41 2 years, 2 months ago
iOS 14
Version 1.41 Release Notes
- Add iOS version detection to keep the shortcut from opening the Shortcuts app

- Total Actions: #463
- Created on iOS 14.0
- Released at Sep 20, 2020

225 downloads

1.40 2 years, 2 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.40 Release Notes
- Slight adjustment in the chosen item for main menu choices to be set to look at the Contact Name instead of just Contact (due to iOS 14)
- Story downloads now send the user to Safari due to issues with loading of Show Webpage in iOS 14

- Total Actions: #460
- Created on iOS 14.0
- Released at Sep 18, 2020

1290 downloads

1.39 2 years, 2 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.39 Release Notes
- Better handling of issues when using VPN or user is from certain regions
- Reworded the private post alert to accommodate VPN user errors

- Total Actions: #459
- Created on iOS 13.7
- Released at Sep 10, 2020

1778 downloads

1.38 2 years, 2 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.38 Release Notes
- Handling of story sharing from the Instagram app and also from clipboard has been added
- Removed character count for URLs.txt file
- Removed multi post downloads option for downloading "half" of the posts (reducing actions)
- Removed unnecessary actions remaining in the Get Caption section
- Tweaks to index chooser for multi post downloads

- Total Actions: #460
- Created on iOS 13.7
- Released at Sep 10, 2020

261 downloads

1.37 2 years, 2 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.37 Release Notes
- Adjustment for stories username grabbing
- Tweak to how the PageJSON data is grabbed

- Total Actions: #465
- Created on iOS 13.7
- Released at Sep 8, 2020

482 downloads

1.36 2 years, 2 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.36 Release Notes
- Changed the URL check to look for instagram instead of just being a valid URL
- Fixed an issue with saving to Photos app
- Minor improvement to reduce clipboard actions in beginning of shortcut
- PageJSON is now containing just the graphql dictionary (optimization)
- Reduction of actions by optimizing and reducing unnecessary action blocks
- Removal of ask for input when running from main menu. Now the shortcut just grabs clipboard

- Total Actions: #463
- Created on iOS 13.7
- Released at Sep 8, 2020

334 downloads

1.35 2 years, 2 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.35 Release Notes
- Added a fix for profile photo downloads sometimes grabbing the wrong username
- Added first run question for showing notifications or not when downloading items
- Added Main Menu option to toggle notification setting
- Added 1 second wait before returning to share source to keep the notification banner from disappearing so fast
- Profile bio is now included in the post text to be downloaded and/or copied to clipboard when downloading profile photos

- Total Actions: #500
- Created on iOS 13.6.1
- Released at 2020-09-02

1314 downloads

1.34 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.34 Release Notes
- Fix for profile photo downloading from link on clipboard
- Return to the app the item was shared from added at the end of the shortcut
- Updater fixes. If you're trying to update and it's not working, you can download the shortcut again.

- Total Actions: #462
- Created on iOS 13.6.1
- Released at 2020-08-30

818 downloads

1.33 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.33 Release Notes
- Adjustment of username grabbing when user is grabbing their own profile photo
- Added Yes/No list as variable to cut down on actions
- Caption grabbing is now the same for both Safari and App method
- Move Username grab above the normal mode if statement
- Slimmed the get caption section slightly and modified the method if safari is the input type
- Slimmed NormalMode check section with match text instead of multiple IFs

- Total Actions: #447
- Created on iOS 13.6.1
- Released at 2020-08-29

466 downloads

1.32 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.32 Release Notes
- Adjustment on Auto Mode Skip variable setting
- Implement Swing Updater E (by: D3W10) instead of the previous updater to save on actions and runtime
- Move continue in shortcuts app action to beginning to help with speed
- Moved settings initialization to top of shortcut for addition of updater cool down time (4 hours)
- Move settings saving to be below the post text save so the media is saved together in iCloud when sorting by date
- Optimize actions while running the shortcut and simplify some of the if statements
- Optimize main menu to only use one delete files and one exit shortcut action at the end of the menu.

- Total Actions: #459
- Created on iOS 13.6.1
- Released at 2020-08-26

938 downloads

1.31 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.31 Release Notes
- Incorporated slightly different updater method
- Change post text copy to clipboard notification to be an alert

- Total Actions: #470
- Created on iOS 13.6.1
- Released at 2020-08-25

560 downloads

1.30 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.30 Release Notes
- Adjusted updater for localization issues
- Disable overlay of username if downloading profile photo
- Fixes for username grabbing when JSON isn't found
- Fixes for downloading profile photo from Safari
- Fixes for downloading profile photo from App
- Fixes for download a post via Safari also downloading the profile photo
- Moved updater to beginning of shortcut (to reduce issues that can't be fixed without downloading again manually)
- Update to main menu buttons text (minor)

- Total Actions: #450
- Created on iOS 13.6.1
- Released at 2020-08-23

579 downloads

1.29 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.29 Release Notes
- Move username overlay to right edge
- Add setup question for overlay always, overlay never, always ask for overlay
- Add setup question for always downloading all items (for multi media posts)
- Added Exit Shortcut Action after resetting settings
- Overlay of username now has rounded rectangle

- Total Actions: #434
- Created on iOS 13.6.1
- Released at 2020-08-19

1308 downloads

1.28 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.28 Release Notes
- Added setting for copying post text to clipboard every time, asking each time, or never
1.27
- Check if JSON value exists before getting username from it
- Adjustment for new IGTV urls
- Username grabbing fix for when JSON isn't able to be found (sorry, JSON's mom, I tried lol)

- Total Actions: #437
- Created on iOS 13.6.1
- Released at 2020-08-18

452 downloads

1.26 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.26 Release Notes
- Fix PageJSON with get dictionary from input action

- Total Actions: #360
- Created on iOS 13.6.1
- Released at 2020-08-18

280 downloads

1.25 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.25 Release Notes
- Adjustments for better username grabbing
- New Feature: Overlay of username onto photos (credit to robric18 for the base of the overlay method)

- Total Actions: #359
- Created on iOS 13.6.1
- Released at 2020-08-17

421 downloads

1.24 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.24 Release Notes
- Slight RegEx adjustment for username grabbing

- Total Actions: #320
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-08-14

922 downloads

1.23 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.23 Release Notes
- Added compatibility for iOS 14 beta
- Added menu option to delete all downloaded media
- Added exit shortcut actions after the delete urls.txt and reset settings options in the main menu

- Total Actions: #320
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-08-10

1300 downloads

1.22 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.22 Release Notes
- multiple post downloading added. Need to use Insta Indexer in Safari first, then run Instagram Media Saver
- adjustment of file name saving for better sorting
- able to download media from post link on clipboard
- all post media is selected as default but items can be left out from saving by deselecting them
- implemented ability to save to iCloud Drive or Photos app instead of defaulting to Photos app
- Adjusted updater mechanism to use a menu instead of alert. Using number comparison again due to help of calculated current version (e.g. Version in dictionary is set to 122 but calculated to be 1.22 or 1,22 depending on region)
- Profile picture download support. (See the RoutineHub page for instructions)
- Slight modification to username grabbing due to issue found with not grabbing the right information
- Cleaned up saving section for faster response

- Total Actions: #311
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-08-07

1054 downloads

1.21 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.21 Release Notes
- adjustment for posts that have no caption

- Total Actions: #175
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-08-05

707 downloads

1.20 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.20 Release Notes
- updater adjusted for international number formatting (x,xx)

- Total Actions: #170
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-08-05

278 downloads

1.19 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.19 Release Notes
- address further updater issue
- address issue with RegEx for downloading photos to not show choose from images multiple times

- Total Actions: #170
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-08-05

192 downloads

1.18 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.18 Release Notes
- address issue with updater

- Total Actions: #169
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-08-05

184 downloads

1.17 2 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.17 Release Notes
- Fixed an issue with some videos not being grabbed due to the RegEx not looking far enough ahead.

- Total Actions: #169
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-08-05

173 downloads

1.16 2 years, 4 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.16 Release Notes
- Cleaned up some remaining items from 1.15 that are no longer needed due to the new RegEx used
- Improved URL grabbing for videos so the video image is not downloaded
- Added some additional comments to clearly define the sections

- Total Actions: #169
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-07-31

1723 downloads

1.15 2 years, 4 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.15 Release Notes
- Refined username grabbing due to issue found

- Total Actions: #166
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-07-27

938 downloads

1.14 2 years, 4 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.14 Release Notes
- Improvement to the caption grabbing
- Improvement to username grabbing

- Total Actions: #166
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-07-26

318 downloads

1.13 2 years, 4 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.13 Release Notes
- Added the post URL to the copied content when getting post content to clipboard

- Total Actions: #163
- Created on iOS 13.6
- Released at 2020-07-25

421 downloads

1.12 2 years, 5 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.12 Release Notes
- removed some previous actions required to not download profile pictures in story downloads. This was needed to address story videos not downloading.

- Total Actions: #161
- Created on iOS 13.5.1
- Released at 2020-06-07

6429 downloads

1.11 2 years, 5 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.11 Release Notes
- modified username RegEx
- modifications to add username grabs
- added caption saving feature

- Total Actions: #169
- Created on iOS 13.5.1
- Released at 2020-06-06

222 downloads

1.10 2 years, 6 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.10 Release Notes
- Resolved issue with some story downloads from private profiles

- Total Actions: #129
- Created on iOS 13.5
- Released at 2020-05-29

580 downloads

1.09 2 years, 6 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.09 Release Notes
- (fix) Profile pictures are no longer downloaded from private profiles

- Total Actions: #127
- Created on iOS 13.5
- Released at 2020-05-29

207 downloads

1.08 2 years, 6 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.08 Release Notes:
- Made adjustments time the notification at the end so it tells you if the item is photo or video
- Made adjustments to story downloads so it only grabs the relevant photo/video desired (videos also have an image as well)
- Added some additional comment actions to break some sections up

- Total Actions: #121
- Created on iOS 13.5
- Released at 2020-05-29

229 downloads

1.07 2 years, 6 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.07 Release Notes
- Added Story downloads support when sharing from Safari (private stories are included)

- Total Actions: #110
- Created on iOS 13.5
- Released at 2020-05-27

366 downloads

1.06 2 years, 6 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.06 Release Notes

- some photo name adjustments

- Total Actions: #100
- Created on iOS 13.4.1
- Released at 2020-05-19

477 downloads

1.05 2 years, 6 months ago
iOS 13
Version 1.05 Release Notes
- New in 1.05: fix for private posts not working properly

- Total Actions: #96
- Created on iOS 13.4.1
- Released at 2020-05-15

252 downloads

1.04 2 years, 7 months ago
iOS 13
- Fixes implemented for certain private photos that will not load proper HTML with previous method. New instruction included for this situation to paste the link (auto copied to clipboard) into safari app (opens automatically), then share again

427 downloads

1.03 2 years, 7 months ago
iOS 13
- Fix for different regional source URLs
- Yes, I know I skipped 1.02 :P

188 downloads

1.01 2 years, 7 months ago
iOS 13
- Share photos and videos from app instead of Safari
- New handling of shortcut input types
- New handling of updates (when available)

195 downloads

1.00 2 years, 7 months ago
iOS 13
Initial Releaase

259 downloads