Solutions To Twitter App Blank/ Black Screen On Android/ iOS

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Recently, I was unable to use Twitter. Whenever I used to open the Twitter app it was showing only a blank/ black screen I Hold back for a minute but the Twitter app was not responding.

Recently I am using iPhone XR, but I have also seen this Black screen problem on my old Android device while using the Twitter app. Whenever anyone faces this error they are expected to get Irritated.

I was able to solve this issue by following some personal solution methods. So today in this post I am going to share those personal troubleshooting methods in this post. Follow them to fix Twitter black screen issue from your side.

Solutions To Twitter App Blank/ Black Screen On Android/ iOS

1. Internet Issue

If you have a bad internet connection Twitter will show a Blank screen and won’t load anything. Here you can try to improve the strength of your Internet. If you are using your mobile data then you should try to turn on Aeroplane mode for a few seconds it can solve your problem.

If you are using WI-FI then, there may be a problem with the router, then it needs to be reset and if that doesn’t work, then it might need to be replaced.

If there is a problem with the modem, then you can try it to be turned off and then start it again, this may solve the issue easily.

2. Check Twitter’s recent problems

Twitter uses several servers to handle online operations. In this case, you can check various forums or news portals to find recent issues that have been detected. If there are known issues then crosscheck if the recent issues are the problem or not.

If there is an issue and it is being recognized by the Twitter team then they will notify people on Twitter’s official Twitter (check on the browser if the Twitter app is not working), where they update the latest scenarios and news so you can check that too.

3. Clear Cache and Clear data

Clearing the cache of the Twitter app will not delete any important data but ‘Clear all data’ will delete all data from the Twitter app. In simple language, it will reset the app and you will have to set up the Twitter app again and log in to your all accounts again if you Clear the data of the app.

Firstly try clearing the cache if it doesn’t work then try to Clear all data at the last of all the solutions.

Steps to clear cache and clear all data of Twitter-

  1. Open your device’s Settings app.
  2. Tap Apps & notifications > App info or See all apps.
  3. Tap Twitter.
  4. Tap Storage > Clear Cache.

4. Storage

Twitter needs free space in your device to work normally. When there’s very little space on your device Twitter will not work in a normal way and show some errors. According to various experiences, there should be a minimum of 1GB of free space on your device so that to run Twitter normally.

To Clear the space you can delete videos, and photos, unwanted apps, or you can clear the cache of different apps.

Once there is enough working space for the Twitter app, it may open easily. If this solution doesn’t work then you can try the next solution.

5. Restart

Sometimes there is some misconfiguration with your device, which causes interruptions to run Twitter normally. So try restarting your device, which could solve a lot of problems. So if your facing some issues with Twitter then restarting the device may help to solve this problem.

6. Update Twitter Twitter

As time passes Twitter developers found some bugs and issues with the App. Then they work on those bugs fix them, and they make available the new version where the bugs have been fixed.

To Update Twitter on an Android device from the Play Store follow the steps mentioned below:

1. Open the Play Store app then tap on your profile present in the upper-right corner.
2. Then go to ‘Manage apps and device’ and go to ‘Updates available‘.
3. Then find Twitter and tap Update.

If Twitter is not on the list then your App must be up to date already. In this case, follow the next solution.

To Update Twitter on an iOS device from the App Store follow the steps mentioned below:
  1. Open the App Store.
  2. Tap your profile icon at the top of the screen.
  3. Scroll to see pending updates.
  4. Search for Twitter and Tap Update next to an app to only update that app.

7. Extension conflict

If you are using any Browser then the extension you are using may conflict with the normal working of various websites and many people have reported this was the reason for Twitter’s Black/ white Background screen chrome. To resolve the issue, try disabling any conflicting extensions, or try the use another browser to access Twitter.

8. Contact support

Unfortunately, If all the above solutions didn’t work, then you should try contacting the support team of Twitter they will definitely help you to solve your problem for sure.


We have shared all possible solutions we found to Fix the Twitter blank Black/ white screen problem. If you still have any kind of problems then feel free to comment below. We will help you as soon as possible.

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