How to Fix Instagram Reels Not Showing or Not Working in My Account? (New Method 2022)

How to Fix Instagram Reels Not Showing or Not Working in My Account? (New Method 2022)

How to Fix Instagram Reels Not Showing or Not Working in My Account:
As all of you know that Instagram is a most popular social media platform and also an entertainment application. There are over one billion active users monthly in worldwide. Now you can imagine that the app also a biggest social media platform in world wide. There are maximum peoples are using Instagram daily. And there are some peoples are making reels video in Instagram app.

I have also write a post about that How to Remove People From Close Friends on Instagram? If you don't know that process then read the post.

But in this article I am going to discuss about how to activate reels on Instagram and also discuss about how to fix Instagram reels not working issue?

What is Instagram Reels?

Instagram reel is a feature of Instagram. Where you can make a short video (15 seconds to 60seconds) with funny sounds effects and also you can make a cover song video in this app. And also you can make reels video with your Instagram account.

One more think if you shoot a reels video and publish in Instagram then you will get huge amount of views in your reels.

One day I make an Instagram reel and shared it in news feed after one day later the reel gone viral. My reel reached 1500 views in one day. So, if you shoot daily reel video and share to your Instagram feed you can get huge amount of views and you can also get some amount of followers. When I was shared my Instagram reel video, in that time my Instagram followers was 204 and now my Instagram followers is 245. In one day I got 40 followers. Now your turn to increase your Instagram followers.

Read also: How to Make Your Reels Go Viral on Instagram?

Benefits of Instagram Reels:

  1. You can get huge amount viewers.
  2. You can Increase your Instagram followers.
  3. After getting some followers then you can earn money from them (by selling product or affiliate marketing).
  4. Also you can publish paid post and earn money from paid post.
Now let's move to the main topic.

How to Fix Instagram Reels Not Showing or Not Working in My Account?

There are many reasons for not showing or not working Instagram reels feature. Sometimes your Instagram app not updated or sometimes your device not working properly for showing Instagram reels feature. So, don't worry I am here to help you to fix this issue permanently.
In this article I am going teach you that how to fix this issue in your device.

No.1 Update Your Instagram App to Latest Version:

If you're using the oldest version of Instagram then you need to update your Instagram app to the latest version from Play Store or Apple Store. Otherwise you're not able to fix this issue for your device.
  • Now open your Play Store.
  • Go to the search option.
  • Type "Instagram" and search it.
  • After that click on "Instagram" app.
  • And then you will see the "Update" option just click on it.
  • Now wait for a while to update your app.
  • Now open your Instagram app and check the reels section.

No.2 Report Problem to Instagram:

If you're still facing this problem after successfully updated Instagram. Then you need to report this problem to Instagram. Let's see the below process for report problem to Instagram.
  •  At first open your Instagram app.
  • And then click on profile photo icon (bottom right corner).
  • After that you will see a three line button. Just click on it.
  • Now select the settings option.
  • Now you will see an option "Help". Tap on it.
  • After that you will find an option "Report a Problem".
  • Now enter your problem and attach a screenshot copy of your problem.
  • After writing your problem now click on "Submit" button (Top right corner).
  • After 48 hours check it again that your reels feature is working or not.

No.3 Sign Out and Sign In Again:

If you're using multiple Instagram account then you need to Sign Out your account and Sign In again. After fresh login then check the reels feature that the feature is working or Not.

No.4 Clear Cache:

There is an another way to fix this issue. How to Clear cache the Instagram app? check the below steps to apply clear cache method.
  • Open your phone settings.
  • Then go to Manage App option.
  • After that find the Instagram app.
  • Now click on Instagram app.
  • After that you will see an option "Clear Cache".
  • Tap on it.
  • After that click on Clear data option.
  • Then select Clear cache option.
  • Click OK.
Now open your Instagram app and re-login your Instagram account and then check the reels feature.

No.5 Join Beta Program:

Beta program is a free service where you can get early access the future update about any app. In this situation you're facing issue in Instagram app. Then you need to join the Beta Program.
How you can join the beta program? check the below process to join the beta program.
  • Open Play Store.
  • Now search Instagram.
  • Click on it.
  • Scroll down and then you will find an option like "Join Beta Program"
  • Just click on it.
  • It will take a few minutes.
  • After that you will get the beta update your device.
  • You need to update your Instagram app one more time (After Joining Beta Program).
  • Now check your Instagram.

No.6 Re-Install the Instagram app:

Another way to fix the Instagram reels not showing or not working problem. In this process you need to Uninstall the Instagram app and Install the Instagram app again.

No.7 Update Your Mobile:

This is the last way to fix this issue. If your phone. If your phone is updateable then update your phone. I hope it will fix after successfully update your mobile.


I have already discussed the seven ways to fix Instagram reels not working or not showing problem. I hope you will fix this in this seven method.

If my article is helpful then leave a comment below. 

I covered the below topic:
  • Why is my reels not showing on my profile?
  • Reels not showing on Instagram iPhone.
  • How to enable reels on Instagram on iPhone?
  • Instagram reels not working.
Thank you! 

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  • Unknown
    Unknown March 20, 2022 at 12:09 PM

    Thanks man..

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