Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram show instability on Monday afternoon (12). In the messaging app, the error when downloading images and the warning displayed "Download failed – File format not supported". On the social network, when trying to access the site, the message "Sorry, something went wrong" is displayed on the Facebook app for Android and iPhone (iOS) mobile phones, the feed no updates. Instagram is also down for some users and is slow, in addition to problems uploading photos and videos.
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WhatsApp failed to download files Photo: Reproduo / Aline Batista
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Wanted by TechTudo, Facebook acknowledged the problem and said, through a spokesperson, that it had already corrected the flaw: "a routine test caused people to have trouble accessing or posting to all Facebook services. We quickly investigated and restored access for everyone. We?re sorry for the inconvenience. ? WhatsApp and Instagram have also had their connections restored. The messenger positioned himself in the same way as Facebook. However, the social network of photos and videos has not yet commented on the bug that affected the operation of the application.
Facebook goes down in Brazil Photo: Reproduo / TechTudo
The website DownDetector, which monitors error reports, shows that Facebook has gone offline in Brazil, the United States and some other countries in Latin America. Complaints started around 4 pm today. The expression "Facebook" is already the most commented on Twitter Trending Topics in Brazil.
On the Outage Report website, number of complaints classified as extreme Photo: Reproduo / TechTudo
UPDATE: Around 5 pm, the number of complaints started to drop and users reported having been able to access the services normally.
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