Instagram Won't Open 2017:
If Instagram won't open for you, you're not alone.
Below are actionable steps you can take to troubleshoot what might be causing the issue with your Android or iPhone/iOS device.
What To Check When Instagram Won't Open:
Keep in mind that the number one reason for the Instagram app not opening is not having the latest version of Instagram installed on your phone or tablet. The second most common issue is not having the most recent software update for your Android or iPhone/iOS device. You can find a link to downlaid both these updates below!
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.
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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