There is no doubt that we want to remain anonymous when visiting user profiles on Instagram and browsing their posts, reels and stories. The inability to save the published content means that we more and more often decide to take a screenshot.
Although the screenshot message has many analytical benefits for the author, it can be a privacy problem for many visitors.
Does Instagram send a notification to the user about the screenshot of his story we took? The answer is: No. We are completely anonymous when we take a screenshot on the IG application as well as on the computer's web browser. The same applies for past stories, pinned to the user's profile. Thanks to taking a screenshot we are able to save the picture on our device but its size and quality are very poor. A much better solution is to use the insta story viewer tool, thanks to which we can view the stories of any user in HD quality without his knowledge.
It makes no difference which option you choose, but remember that when taking a screenshot of someone else's photos on your phone or using online tools for this, you must take into account copyright and permission to distribute it.