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How to group video chat on Instagram

Instagram Group Video Chat iPhone

If you want to spend some quality time with your Instagram followers or friends, try a group video chat. This cool feature lets you add up to four participants and use your camera, microphone, or typing skills during the chat.

While Instagram's group video chat has been around for a bit, that doesn’t mean you’ve given it a try yet. So if you’re a new Instagram user or just new to the group chat feature, here’s how to use it.

How to disable moving faces in group FaceTime

When you're using group FaceTime, the tile of the person speaking is automatically enlarged. The idea is to provide some context and prevent losing track of the conversation. In reality, moving faces in group FaceTime add up to the confusion because person tiles get bounced around as multiple chat participants start speaking over one another. Thankfully, Apple gives us the option to stop automatic enlarging for person tiles. Follow along with our step-by-step tutorial if you'd like to learn how to disable moving faces in group FaceTime calls.

How to use group FaceTime on iPhone

Group FaceTime Call iPhone

There’s nothing like talking in person, but when you can’t, FaceTime is a great way to make you feel like you are. And when you want to talk to more than one person using FaceTime, you can do a group call. You can start it from the app or even from Messages and it’s really simple.

Here’s how to use group FaceTime on iPhone and the options you have during the call.