Integrate with Instagram using CData connector. We utilise official CData Python (opens in a new tab) connector to ingest your data.


Feature NameSupported
Full ImportYes
Incremental ImportNo

Supported streams

We support data extraction from views (opens in a new tab) and tables (opens in a new tab) listed in the official CData documentation. Please also note the Limitations section below.

Getting started

Requirements and prerequisites

Meta account.

Set up guide

Create a source

Create a new source and enter a Name for it and select "Instagram (CData)" from a connector type list, then click Create

Configure a secret

Create a new secret (or reuse an existing one). Authorise Y42 to extract data on your behalf.

(Optional) Business Account ID

The Id of an Instagram business account connected to a Facebook page. Set this only if you have more than one Instagram business account managed with the same Facebook account.

Schema configuration

Configure the schema by selecting desired columns and tables.


Currently unsupported tables are:

  • Tags
  • Replies