[Publish] Enabling or resetting push notifications for Instagram

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Summary

In order to use the  Instagram Reminders feature, you will need to have push notifications enabled on your device. This allows you to receive the alert when it's time to publish your post. This guide walks through enabling push notifications for the first time and resetting them if they're not working.

Enabling push notifications for the first time

iOS

1

Open the Settings app on your iOS device

2

Tap on Notifications

3

Tap on Buffer

4

Toggle Allow Notifications on

Android

1

Open the Settings app on your Android device

2

Tap More

3

Tap Application Manager

4

Tap Downloaded

5

Open the Buffer app

6

Tap Show Notifications

Resetting push notifications if they're not working

iOS

1

Open the Buffer app on your iOS device

2

Tap the profile avatar at the top left and then tap Signout

3

Sign back into the Buffer app using your email address and password

4

Tap Settings at the bottom right of the screen

5

Tap Push Notifications

6

Tap Reset Push Notifications

Android

1

Open the Buffer app on your Android device

2

Tap the profile avatar at the top left and then tap  Sign out

3

Sign back into the Buffer app using your email address and password

4

Tap the  Settings icon at the bottom right of the screen

5

Tap  Reset Push Notifications