How To Auto-Reply To Instagram Messages

December 12, 2018

If you’re looking to setup an auto-responder so you can send replies instantly to anyone who sends your account a messages, then you should try Slide. It’s free.

With Slide you can manage Instagram direct messages (DMs) from the cloud (any computer or device). All messages are backed up in one central location for your entire team to access conveniently. We have features that allow you to auto message other users back so you don’t have to monitor your Instagram account consistently.

To set up an auto-reply to new incoming Instagram messages:

  1. Register a free account here.
  2. Once you login, set up your Instagram account on the “Business Settings” page.
  3. Enter in the keyword you want to target in the incoming message.
  4. Enter in the response you want to send.
  5. Click “Save”
  6. Repeat for other keywords.

Note: If you want to target multiple keywords, you can use comma separation. If you don’t want to target a keyword, you can leave the field blank, or put a single space in the keyword field.

How to DM on Instagram on PC?

Whether you are using PC or Mac, it’s very easy to DM on Instagram by using the Slide website.

  1. Go to in your web browser.
  2. Create an account and authenticate your Instagram.
  3. Watch all your DMs load into our interface.
How to set up auto messaging on Instagram?
  1. Similar to above, first create a Slide account on our homepage.
  2. Authenticate your Isntagram account.
  3. Go to the auto responder tab and setup the keywords you want to respond to.
  4. Enter their respective messages.
  5. Try it out!