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  Article updated: April 17, 2024

Troubleshoot display issues

If you’re seeing slow load times or display issues, try the following solutions.

Refresh Hootsuite in your web browser

Select the refresh button in your web browser.

Alternatively, you can use these keyboard shortcuts:

  • Mac: Select Shift + Command + R
  • PC: Select Ctrl + F5

Use private browsing mode

Use a private browser instance to skip any browser cookies, cache, or active add-ons. These might cause problems with the Hootsuite display. You can find instruction for each browser using the following links:

Clear browser data

Clear your browser data as far back as possible. Clearing browser data includes the following:

  • Clearing your browser cache
  • Clearing your browser cookies
  • Deleting your browser history

Use the following links to find instructions for your browser.

Change your browser's cookie settings

If any area in Hootsuite appears blank, cookies for the site could be blocked or disabled in your browser’s settings.

You’ll need to allow cookies in your browser’s privacy and security settings. Use the following links to find instructions for your browser.

Advanced - Authorize Hootsuite domain names

If some or all of Hootsuite's web services are not loading, your firewall settings could be blocking a domain name used for the service.

To ensure that Hootsuite functions as intended, mark the domains in the following table as known and safe by authorizing them.


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