Recently, some Instagram users have reported that while logging into their Insta accounts, their browsers no longer remember their login details.
The conclusion to this issue was that users probably had deactivated cookies which are those small text files that a browser memorizes to access the website users want to visit.
Therefore, the same as on any other website you visit, users must deactivate those cookies on Instagram.
Keep on reading if you want to learn how to enable cookies on Instagram on multiple levels, whether you are using Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, or Safari.
The way to enable Instagram cookies is pretty simple and requires some changes to be done in the browser's Settings.
For those that are using the web version of Instagram on Android devices, the process of activation of Instagram cookies is:
For those using Firefox on phones or tablets (Android), to enable Instagram cookies, tap on the (...) sign in the upper right corner) > tap on Configurations > Privacy > Cookies. Also, add a checkmark on Active excluding tracking cookies or set it on Asset.
On iOS devices, tap on the (...) icon in the lower right corner > tap on Settings > Tracking Protection > make sure the security levels of cookie enablement are set to Normal.
For those that are using Microsoft Edge on their PCs, this is the way to enable Instagram cookies:
If you are using the Microsoft Edge browser on a mobile phone or tablet, tap on the three dots (...) - the bottom menu > tap on Configurations > tap on Privacy and security > Detection prevention (on iOS devices, tap on Prevention surveillance).
Safari users need to follow these instructions to enable Instagram cookies:
This will enable-block all cookies that are created by all other websites, including Instagram.
For those that are using Safari on their iOS devices, the enabling process of Instagram cookies is through the Settings, so tap on the gear icon “Settings” located on the home screen to open configurations > tap on Safari, disable the option Block all cookies by moving it to OFF.