Why Is Instagram Crashing When I Open It? 2017:
There have been many Instagram users, especailly since Januray of 2017 who have been reporting Instagram issues. One question that seeems to be circulating quite a bit is: Why is Instagram crashing when I open it?
If Instagram is crashing when you open it, before going down the rabbit hole of complicated tech bugs, you should try these simple tricks to see if your issue can be fixed with these simple Instagram tech hacks.
Here are some simple things to check for both [Android] and [iOS apps] when your device is crashing and you're not sure what's wrong.
Is your Instagram not working this 2017? Below are steps you can use to troubleshoot just what might be causing the issue.
Instagram Not Working Fix 2017:
Keep in mind that you should always make sure you're running the latest version of the Instagram app as well as the latest version of your phone or tablet's operating system before following these steps.
1.) Restart Your Phone Or Tablet:
Always try restarting your phone or tablet first if you're having trouble with Instagram.
2.) Check Internet Connection:
If restarting your device doesn't help, please try using Instagram both on Wi-Fi and on your mobile data connection to see if the problem is because of a weak Wi-Fi or mobile data connection.
3.) Make Sure You Have The Latest Instagram Software Update For Your iPhone or Android Device:
4.) Make Sure You Have The Latest Operating System For Your iPhone or Android Device:
5.) Check Instagram Down Detector Outage Map:
Instagram Down Detector Outage Map is a service that allows you to check outage issues that could be affecting your area.
6.) Un-install And Re-install Instagram App:
If all else fails you can try uninstalling and then reinstalling your Instagram app.
iPhone or iPad: How To Re-installing Instagram.
From your phones Home screen find the Instagram app.
Tap and hold the Instagram app icon until it shakes.
Tap x on the app to delete it. (Please Note: Your photos and profile info will be saved by Instagram.)
Go to the App Store.
Once the new app is downloaded log in with your username and password.
Android: How To Re-installing Instagram:
Go to your Android phone or tablet's "Settings" and tap "Applications."
Tap "Manage Applications"
Find The Instagram app and tap "Uninstall."
Go to the Google Play Store,
Then log-in with your username and password.
Try the app out now and if you still have no luck, you can learn how to report the bug here so Instagram can investigate the issue further.
Are you experiencing Instagram crashing on your iOS or Android device? Was it a simple fix or an Instagram bug? Let us know in the comments below!
If you have more unanswered Instagram questions you can find answers and help directly from the source by going to Instagram's Help Center.
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