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  Article updated: September 29, 2021

Set permissions for the Hootsuite mobile app

Enable the Hootsuite mobile app to access other areas of your device through your device’s Settings.

Enable Hootsuite app access

iOS Android

To allow Hootsuite to send notifications to your device, and to allow access to your device’s location, Photos, and Camera, enable Hootsuite app access in your iOS device Settings.

  1. Select your iOS device Settings app.
  2. Scroll to locate and then select the Hootsuite app. You will see a list of features that you can allow Hootsuite to access.
    • Select Location and then select While Using the App to be able to geotag (add your location to) tweets you publish from Hootsuite.
    • Select Photos and then select All Photos to access your photo gallery while creating posts in Hootsuite, save images from Hootsuite streams to your device, and publish photos to Instagram using the mobile notification work flow.
    • Select Camera to be able to take pictures to use in new posts you’re creating in Hootsuite.
    • Select Notifications to Allow Notifications from Hootsuite, such as for posts needing approval, for Instagram publishing notifications, or Twitter activity.