Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, and WhatsApp are all down at the moment

Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, and WhatsApp are all down at the moment
UPDATE: Everything's finally back up and running!

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Millions of people across the globe rely on Facebook and its multitude of platforms to communicate with one another and stay up to date. But since approximately 9:00 am PT/11:00 am CT this morning, users across the globe have been encountering issues with Facebook’s apps.

As things stand, Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, and WhatsApp are all down in various regions across the globe. According to website Down Detector, the majority of users affected are situated in North America, Europe, and Latin America.

Certain people attempting to use Facebook are seeing a message stating that the social network is “down for maintenance.” Others, on the other hand, simply receive an error message that says “something went wrong.”

As for Instagram, those attempting to access the social platform have found that it simply doesn't load or refresh. Similarly, messages transmitted through WhatsApp or Messenger aren't sending.

Fortunately for users, Facebook has acknowledged the issues, rather ironically, via its official Twitter account. The social media giant stated that it’s aware some people are “having trouble accessing the Facebook family of apps” and that it is currently “working to resolve the issue as soon as possible.”


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8 Comments

2. John23

Posts: 8; Member since: Feb 26, 2019

Well, they are working well on my side. #Uganda

4. splus

Posts: 166; Member since: Nov 26, 2011

I can't send photos on WhatsApp in Europe. It just doesn't upload them. Text messages work OK.

6. joshuaswingle

Posts: 644; Member since: Apr 03, 2018

I can't send Stickers or Audios either

5. vodoley

Posts: 2; Member since: Jun 17, 2016

Viber is working.

7. Rager722 unregistered

I swear, everytime I hear "Viber" it sounds like a porn site lol

8. Sammy_DEVIL737

Posts: 1529; Member since: Nov 28, 2016

Lmfao....!!! Facebook taking help of Twitter to post their news is just hilarious. Btw WhatsApp is working well in India.

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