5 Ways To Fix Pinterest Freezing On IPad


Whenever you need some amazing, creative ideas for your projects, there is no better place to find such ideas than Pinterest. Using the app on the iPad is super fun, but if the app keeps on freezing, it certainly isn’t as fun. In this article, we’ll share some ideas on how to solve this problem, and we are pretty sure the problem will be gone. Try out these 5 ways to fix Pinterest freezing on iPad, and one of them will work for you. You’ll be able to go back to the world of creative ideas, because the app will work greatly again.

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5 ways to fix Pinterest freezing on iPad

5 ways to fix Pinterest freezing on iPad

  Solution No.1: Restart Pinterest .

To restart Pinterest, follow these steps:

  • Tap twice on the Home button
  • You will see the previews of all the apps you have been using
  • To find Pinterest, swipe right
  • When you find it, swipe up to close it
  • Go to the Home screen, find the app and start it.

  Solution No.2: Restart your device  .

Press and hold the power button, and move the slider to turn off your iPad.. When the device is off, again, press and hold the power button.

  Solution No.3: Update Pinterest  .

If the Automatic Updates are set to off on your device, maybe the reason why Pinterest keep on freezing on iPad is because the app is not up to date. All you need to do is go to the App Store and update it.

  Solution No.4: Reinstall Pinterest  .

To reinstall Pinterest, follow these steps:

  • Find the app on the Home screen
  • Tap and hold until the app jiggles and you see an X in the corner
  • Click on it
  • Pinterest will be deleted from your iPad
  • Go to the App Store, download and install it.

  Solution No.5: iOS  .

Do you have the latest version of iOS on your device? If not, maybe that’s why Pinterest isn’t working on iPad. What you need to do is get the latest version of iOS, and you will fix the problem. You can upgrade your device via iTunes, or wirelessly, and in case you forgot how, you will find the full guide in the following article:

How to update iOS on iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch


There is no doubt that one of these 5 ways to fix Pinterest freezing on iPad will help you solve the problem, so you can use one of your favorite apps and enjoy.

  1. After MANY different tries, solution 1 worked perfectly for me.
    I just wish Pinterest can get a move on, and repair their software

  2. My iPad is less than a week old. It’s up to date with everything but S soon as you zoom in on a picture, it freezes. It’s so annoying. I have to force quit out and when I come back in the picture or post I was last on is completely gone. It’s just frustrating.

    1. I have the same problem, I’ve been looking for a solution, cleared the cache, logging out and in, deleting the local files, uninstalling and reinstalling the app… But the bug keeps freezing the app when zooming…
      I also wrote to the support… they told me they had fixed the poblem, but I still have the same
      issue…. ;-/

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