Fix Instagram Notes Feature Not Showing [2023]

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Is Instagram Notes feature not working or showing up? Continue reading this guide to know the solutions.

Instagram launched the “Notes” feature in the last month of 2022  to make messaging among friends more precise.

Instagram’s notes feature is a feature in which users can send text messages of up to 60 characters.

These text messages automatically disappear after 24 hours just like the stories. The sent notes can be seen by your mutuals on the top of the chat list.

This feature is available for the Instagram mobile app (Android and iOS).

For some users, this “Note feature” is not showing up or not working. 

Fix Instagram Notes Feature Not Showing

In this guide, you will learn why Instagram’s notes feature is not showing up to you and how to fix this issue.

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Why Instagram’s Notes Feature is not Showing Up?

You can’t see the Notes feature of Instagram because it hasn’t been launched for you yet or isn’t available in your country or region yet.

If you are using an older version of the Instagram app, this might also be the cause.

Instagram’s Notes feature is expanding to many countries like US, UK, Europe, and Japan, but it is still not available to everyone.

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How to Fix Instagram Notes Feature Not Showing 

To fix Instagram’s notes not showing issue, update/reinstall the app and get the latest version of the app.

Join the Instagram beta on the Play Store (Android users only).

You can wait as this feature might not be available in your account yet.

Update/Reinstall Instagram App

You might not be able to see the new feature “Instagram Notes” because you are using an older version of the app. Updating/reinstalling the app may solve your problem.

  • Open Play/App Store.
  • Search for “Instagram.”
  • Once appear, tap to install the latest and updated version of the app.
  • You can also uninstall and then reinstall the app, this will automatically install the newest version of the Instagram app.

Join Instagram Beta on Play Store (Only Android Phones)

  • Open Play Store.
  • Search for “Instagram.”
  • Open its page and scroll down.
  • Tap on “Join” under the “Join the beta” option.
  • Now, you can access newly introduced features before regular users. 

Note: The new entries to the program may be restricted if the slots for new entries are not vacant.

Wait and Report The Issue

Wait until the feature comes to your account. Sometimes, the features might be down hence you might need to wait a while till developers resolve the problem.

In the meantime, you can report the issue to Instagram.

  • Launch the app on your phone.
  • Shake your phone twice or thrice.
  • Tap on the “Report a problem” button from the appeared popup.
  • Describe your problem and send the report.

You can also use the official Twitter channel or Facebook page to report the issue.

We hope this guide helped you. Tell us how this guide goes for you! Thanks!

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