How do I re-auth my widget?

Find out how to re-auth your widget before the 29th of June 2020 Instagram API changes

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Written by Herman Schutte
Updated over a week ago

If you created an Instagram widget before the 22nd of January 2020, you will need to re-auth your widget before the 29th of June 2020. The process to re-auth your widget is simple and does not require updating the code snippet on your website.

To re-auth your widget, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to your SnapWidget account here

  2. Navigate to the widget you need to re-auth by selecting it from your dashboard.

  3. Click on the Username field or the Re-Auth Widget button.

  4. For Instagram, choose either "Sign in with Instagram" or "Sign in with Facebook" depending on your type of account.

  5. Sign in with your account and choose the correct profile if required.

  6. Click on the Update & Get Widget to save.

Note: You do not need to replace the code snippet on your website.

Not sure if you have a business or personal Instagram account? Find out how to check here.

Here is a video showing how to re-auth if you have a personal account:

And for a business account:

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