Instagram crashes: Tens of thousands of users around the world report that the app is down


Instagram users around the world have reported problems with the app, claiming that they can’t access their accounts.

InstagramSoon after 12:40 pm est on Thursday, users started reporting bugs in the app.

Thousands of Instagram users worldwide have reported issues with the app


Many Instagram users around the world have reported problems with the app.Credit: Getty Images – Getty

The social media giant, however, has not commented on this outage. However, users in South America have. Italy, Singapore, Ireland, Canada, TurkeyAnd JapanAll reported issues are being addressed.

According to DowndetectorOver 24,000 people have claimed the app. “crashed”.

One user complained Twitter: “My app crashed every time i open it, no messages on it either. 5.45pm uk time. Im waiting for a reply to a fairly urg message.”

“I cant even see my messages or get into the app with out it crashing,”Another user also said it.

The third person wrote: “Instagram crashing a lotttt.”

“Yeah, it’s getting crashed whenever I’m trying to open it. Everytime the same thing,”Shared another affected user

“My app kept crashing and now I’ve been logged out of my account for some reason,”The fifth user was also blasted.

The unknown outage appeared to have been fixed 20 minutes after users raised the issue.

A response to The U.S. Sun’s request to comment, MetaA spokesperson for Instagram confirmed that the problem occurred.

“We resolved the issue as quickly as possible, and we apologize for any inconvenience.”

Last October, Instagram was the last major outage. FacebookAnd WhatsAppThe Internet went down for six hours.

Meta reports that a Facebook update to coordinate network traffic at the time went wrong. This caused a tsunami of disruptions through its systems.

All things Facebook were thus effectively shut down across the globe.


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