Why are my Instagram notifications not showing up on iPhone? Here’s Fix

Last Updated on Sep 25, 2020

Instagram Push Notification gives an alert to the account holder when Instagrammer get likes, comments, Comments likes, Instagram Direct, Follower requests, Live videos, Reminders, Supports claims, and many others. These all alerts are customizable, and only able to receive in turn on Instagram Notifications on iPhone.

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It is straightforward to do that Even though, Lot of guys are asking they can’t find Instagram notifications in Settings on the iPhone? At a glance, it seems like really really an unsolved glitch. But, it can resolve.

Even on my iPhone 11 Pro Max, XS Max, XS, XR, X, and iPhone 8 Plus running iOS 14, I can’t find Instagram Notifications in iPhone Settings App. At that time, I tried the below-listed troubleshooting. Have you the same issue? Go down and read carefully all the steps to fix.

Fix Instagram doesn’t show up in my Notification Center in Settings on iPhone [100% Solved]

For iOS 14 and later User can delete the Instagram app and re-install watch this video

in this video, as an example to explain the delete-re-install AppApp, we have taken the Stocks app. Still, you can delete all apps in iOS 14 and later. In case of, on your Phone, the Instagram app won’t delete, then click on the link and get the solution to force-delete the App.

Steps To Delete Instagram App,

  • Touch and Hold on the Instagram app icon until the app jiggle, [iOS 14 users can use the “Remove app” option from 3D Touch popup to jiggle the app icon on the home screen], Now All the apple icons have a close button on it. Tap on the Delete App to confirm tap delete Instagram the app.

For iOS 12 and Earlier User Follow the bottom Steps:


  1. Tap and hold the Instagram app icon on your iPhone Home Screen.
  2. Whenever the screen starts to jiggle tap on the X sign to uninstall Instagram, tap on Delete on the bottom of the available message. Then press the Home button to go back on the home screen.

That’s it!! Now to re-install the Instagram app, go to the next steps.Tap on Delete Instagram App on iPhone

  1. Open the App Store App on your iOS device home screen and navigate the Instagram App using the search bar to re-install it.

  2. After this, Enter Username and Password to log-in.
  3. So now you’ll be asked a message, Please Turn on Notifications, tap on OK
  4. Instagram” Would like to send you Notifications.
  5. Tap on Allow. [for instance, you can see the below picture]

And get back the missing Instagram notifications tab inside the Settings App. (Go to SettingsNotifications – Find Instagram)Tap on OK and tap Allow Instagram for notifications on iPhone

That’s it.

Read More – Why are Instagram notifications not working on my  iPhone

Watch the following video and get a clear idea to fix Instagram doesn’t show up in my notification center


  • Go to Settings App
  • Tap Notifications
  • Find Instagram.
  • Then tap on Instagram.
  • Check Notification toggle ON/Green.

That’s it!

So here,

  • you can operate all controls of Instagram Notification such as Show in the notification center, Sounds (Mute/ Unmute),
  • Badge App icon (mean amount of Instagram notifications appear as a number on App icon),
  • Show on Lock screen used to get or hide notification on locked screen iPhone.

In the end, what type of style of notification on screen, you’d like to get for available None, banners (appear at the top of the screen at a move away automatically), and Alerts (require action before processing).

OK, So enjoy Instagram Push notifications when people follow you or like and comment on your photos or videos.

Instagram Push Notification Settings on iPhone/iPad iOS app

  1. Open the Instagram app
  2. Tap on Profile (Bottom right corner)
  3. Tap Settings Gear near to edit profile
  4. Find Push Notification settings.

Manage all types of notification alerts such as Like Notifications, Comments Likes & Comments Notifications, New Followers Notifications, Photos and Stories notifications, Live Video notifications.

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