A few years ago, Instagram provided users with an option to easily share their Instagram posts to their Facebook account using the Post to Other Apps option. However, it may happen that this option doesnt work perfectly at times. For example, users have complained about Instagram not sharing to Facebook even after being notified that the post was shared successfully.
If you are facing a similar problem, this article is for you! I have compiled 4 easy fixes to help you successfully share your Instagram posts to Facebook.
1. Link your Facebook account with Instagram again
One of the prerequisites of sharing your Instagram post to Facebook is to link both accounts. If not linked correctly, you wont be able to share successfully.
Heres how you can link your Facebook account with Instagram
Thats it, and now your Instagram account should be connected to your Facebook account. You can try sharing your Instagram posts with your Facebook account. If it still doesnt work, move on to the next step.
Logging out can sometimes help you fix Instagram not sharing on Facebook issues. To log out of Instagram, follow the steps mentioned below.
2. Logout of Instagram and Facebook account
To log out of Facebook:
Now, log in to Facebook and Instagram again, and follow the steps to link your Facebook account with Instagram.
If youre still unable to fix the problem, Id suggest you keep reading further for more solutions.
3. Change your Facebook account password
Changing your Facebook password to enable Instagram share might seem a bit unusual, but it could help you out in the scenario where you are running a wrong session.
Changing your password logs you out of all the active sessions and allow you to share posts from Instagram to Facebook. Follow the steps below to change the password.
After changing the password, you will be logged out of all the active sessions. So, log into the Facebook app and link your Facebook account with Instagram using the new password.
4. Disconnect Facebook from Instagram
In some cases, you will need to disconnect and reconnect your Facebook account from Instagram. Like after changing the Facebook account password, Instagram sometimes doesnt log you out from your Facebook account and will keep sharing posts. This will lead to failure in posting.
Heres how you can do the same.
This will disconnect Facebook from your Instagram account. Now restart your phone and link your Facebook account with Instagram, as mentioned earlier.
I hope this article will help you to fix the Instagram share to Facebook not working issue.