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Facebook and Instagram simultaneously stopped working

Facebook and Instagram simultaneously stopped working 1
Facebook and Instagram simultaneously stopped working 1

`I was watching a game livestream on Facebook, suddenly the app reported losing connection and then I couldn’t log in again,` said Mr. Ngoc Quan (Ha Dong, Hanoi).

Facebook’s error message is related to the DNS domain name system.

In addition, two other social networking and messaging services owned by Facebook are also inaccessible: Instagram and Whatsapp.

On Downdetector – a website specializing in reporting problems with Internet services, the number of reports about error status of Facebook services increased dramatically.

The number of comments on this page also increases every second and comes from many countries around the world such as the US, Korea, Paraguay, Sweden, Canada, Singapore, Mexico, Brazil…

Facebook and Instagram simultaneously stopped working

Error reports spiked with Facebook on Downdetector.

The incident started around 10:40 p.m., affecting all platforms owned by Facebook.

Meanwhile, many users took to Twitter to complain about the loss of connection.

The issue also affects platforms and services that use Facebook logins.

Facebook and Instagram simultaneously stopped working

Facebook error message on Twitter social network.

In a post on Twitter, Facebook App confirmed that the Facebook app had problems and was `working to get everything back to normal as quickly as possible`, but did not specify the specific cause.

The Verge said Facebook engineers were quickly sent to the company’s data centers to check and find solutions.

The connection loss lasted 6 hours and it was not until nearly 5am this morning that the problem began to be resolved.

`Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger are gradually coming back online. Sorry for the disruption today,` Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO, posted a message at 6 a.m. (Hanoi time).

This is the worst outage for Facebook since 2019 when an issue caused the web version of the social network to go offline for 24 hours.

Tuan Hung

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