Create an Application to Represent the Connector

To retrieve content from Instagram, you must create an application to represent the connector. Instagram will provide an application key and application secret. You will need these values to configure OAuth authentication.

The application must have the following permission scopes:

To create an application, go to


When you create the application, ensure that the Redirect URL matches the location where you will run the OAuth configuration tool, for example http://localhost:7878/, as specified by the RedirectURL parameter in the OAuth tool configuration file oauth_tool.cfg.