Chat application WhatsApp and social media platforms Facebook and Instagram have stopped operating properly Wednesday night.
According to some users, certain posts and photos can’t be loaded in some pages on Facebook.
Reports said Facebook users worldwide have problems logging into their accounts.
Document attachments sent in Facebook messenger can’t be downloaded by some Facebook users furthermore.
Meanwhile, photos and videos can’t be posted on Instagram.
Although the photo-sharing app can load its feed, the content upload feature malfunctioned and showed a “Photo Can’t Be Posted” error message.
Facebook and Twitter then released their statement on Twitter saying that they’re operating to resolve the problems.
“We’re aware that some individuals are having trouble uploading or sending pictures and videos on Instagram. We’re sorry for the difficulty and are operating to get things back to normal as quickly as possible,” the 2 firms stated with hashtags #instagramdown and#facebookdown.
Facebook’s sister application WhatsApp additionally displayed strange problems that affected its messaging operate.
Users experienced problem in sending messages as well as audio, photos, and videos.
Some users saw numerous error notifications which read ‘download failed,’ ‘Try again. If the matter keeps happening, try turning off Wi-Fi or VPN, or connecting to a different Wi-Fi network’ which followed by the non-arrival of the content, news website The Independent reported.
The incident is presently trending on Twitter, with the hashtags #facebookdown and #instagramdown.
WhatsApp has yet to release its statement as of this posting.