Instant ID!

Instant ID!

Welcome to this tutorial on how to use Instant ID for RunDiffusion! This powerful tool allows you to generate high-quality images using deep learning models. Please follow these steps carefully to set up and use Instant ID effectively.


  • Basic knowledge of using a file browser and Google Drive.
  • Access to the required models from a GitHub repository.

Step 1: Download and Prepare Models

1.1. Visit the GitHub repository where the necessary models are located. Make sure to read the instructions on the repository page, as it may contain important information about renaming the models.

1.2. Download the required models from the GitHub repository. These models must be renamed to ensure they are recognized in ControlNet. Keep the file extensions ".safetensons" and ".bin" at the end of the model filenames.

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Step 2: Upload Models to Google Drive

2.1. The quickest method to upload models to RunDiffusion is through Google Drive.

2.2. Once you have downloaded the models, upload them to your Google Drive.

2.3. Share the uploaded files and select "Anyone with this link" to ensure access.

2.4. Obtain the sharing link for each model.

Step 3: Import Models into RunDiffusion

3.1. Open your file browser within RunDiffusion. Be sure to open in a new tab.

3.2. Navigate to "Models" > "Controlnet."

3.3. Open the console in the top right corner.

3.4. In the console, type the following command, replacing "PasteLinkHere" with the actual link for each model:

gdown --fuzzy PasteLinkHere

3.5. Wait for a moment, and your model files will begin importing into RunDiffusion.

Step 4: Update Extensions

4.1. Go to the "Extensions" tab.

4.2. Click "Check for updates" to ensure all extensions are up to date.

4.3. Refresh the page after updating.

4.4. If you encounter a 404 error during the update, open the server manager on the left-hand side and click "Restart Auto1111."

Step 5: Configure ControlNet in Txt2Img

5.1. Head to the ControlNet section in Txt2Img.

5.2. Select the following settings (refer to pictures for visual guidance):

  • Use 2 ControlNet net inputs.
  • Adjust the control weight between 0.4 and 0.7. You may need to experiment with this value.
  • Set the preprocessor resolution to 1024.
  • Follow the below pictures for ControlNet 0 and ControlNet 1 for the preprocessor and model.

Step 6: Input Your Desired Prompt

6.1. Navigate to the prompt section.

6.2. Input your prompt according to your creative requirements.

Example Prompts:

Here are two example prompts to get you started:

  1. (highly detailed photograph:1.2), man in neon punk clothing, neon punk background, masterpiece
  1. (highly detailed photograph:1.2), man in wizard's costume, highly accurate

Remember to experiment with the following parameters to match your input image and creative vision:

  • Steps
  • Cfg
  • Resolution

Additionally, you can include a highly detailed prompt and a negative prompt to influence the generated image according to your preferences.

Now you are ready to create stunning images using Instant ID for RunDiffusion! Enjoy your creative journey and don't hesitate to experiment with different prompts and settings.

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