How to Fix My Instagram Story Stuck on Posting/Sending (Full Guide)

Instagram has stories; users can post photos, share videos, TV show, share text posts, add links, or share posts from other Instagram users to their story. Everything shared, visible to everyone for 24 hours after that will be out of sight.

Instagram story stuck posted

Instagram story stuck on posting / posting (Full Guide)

You may have noticed that anything you post to Instagram is posted very quickly. This goes for both videos and photos. If you’re posting something to your story, and getting stuck in a post loop, try the solutions below.

1. Tog WiFi

Your network connection, whether it is a WiFi connection or using mobile data, may be having problems communicating with your device. Take them both off, and then back.

On iPhone:

  1. Open the Options app.
  2. go to WiFi.
  3. Turn the Put off.
  4. go to Mobile data.
  5. Turn the Put off.
  6. Leave the Instagram app: swipe up and nice.
  7. Scroll through the apps and swipe up on the Instagram app to close it.
  8. Turn WiFi and / or Mobile data back on.
  9. Open Instagram and re-enter your story.

On Android;

  1. Swipe down to open the message drawer.
  2. Tap on the WiFi and Mobile Data toggles to put the two off.
  3. Tap on the multitasking button on the Android address bar.
  4. From the app carousel, tap close to Instagram.
  5. Turn WiFi and mobile data back.
  6. Open Instagram and post to your story.

2. Try a different network

The network you are connected to may be experiencing problems. Try connecting to a different one. If you’re using a VPN, turn it off and see if you can post it to your Instagram story.

3. Clear data / app cache (Android)

On Android, many problems with apps can be fixed by learning their cache.

  1. Open the Options app on your Android phone.
  2. go to Apps.
  3. Tap on it Instagram.
  4. Tap on it Storage.
  5. Tap on it Clear data.
  6. Tap on it Clear cache.
  7. Open Instagram and try to post to your story.

4. Reset Instagram

If all else fails, and you know your internet connection is working fine, you should uninstall and reinstall the Instagram app.

On the iPhone;

  1. Tap on it and keep on the Instagram app icon.
  2. Choose Remove the app.
  3. Tap on it Delete the app.
  4. Please reinstall Instagram.

On Android;

  1. Tap on it and keep on the Instagram app icon.
  2. Allow it to Uninstall area.
  3. Confirm that you want to uninstall the app.
  4. Download Instagam again.


Instagram can go into a loop when a photo or video is uploaded. In most cases, stopping and reopening the app is enough to force it to work again. As always, there is a nuclear option; uninstall and reinstall the app which wipes all data from the app and fixes any problems it may have.

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