Clearing the app's content cache and force closing the app are great first steps to resolving a variety of problems in Flipboard, including performance-related issues like slow loading or outdated content.

Clear the app’s content cache:

  1. Tap on your Profile tab.
  2. Tap to open Settings.
  3. Select Clear Content Cache.

Force close the app:

For iPhone 8 or earlier

  1. Double click the home button on your device.
  2. Locate the Flipboard preview.
  3. Swipe the Flipboard preview up to close.

For iPhone X or later

  1. While viewing your home screen, swipe up from the bottom.
  2. Locate and press on the Flipboard preview.
  3. Swipe the Flipboard preview up to close.

Other Troubleshooting Tips

Are you using the latest version of the Flipboard app?

Be sure to update the Flipboard app for the latest features and fixes to critical issues.

Is your operating system up to date?

For the best app experience, we recommend using the latest operating system on your device.

Have you checked your connection?

If you’re experiencing spottiness with Flipboard on WiFi connection try switching to mobile data instead, or vice versa. Keep in mind, if you’re using mobile data to access Flipboard and have Cellular Data turned off that the app will not update. You need to switch to WiFi or turn cellular data for Flipboard back on.

Have you tried uninstalling and reinstalling the app?

If you’re still having trouble with Flipboard, try uninstalling and reinstalling the app to see if that helps.