- Facebook Messenger does not work worldwide. Messages are not delivered.
- Instagram is also struggling with similar problems.
- We have now received a statement from Facebook about the disruption.
The Facebook Messenger is down. If you use Facebook Messenger on your desktop PC, you can write and send messages, but they will not be delivered. Instead, the chat window only says in red: “Connection is being established …”
Same game in the mobile app. A message sent here remains in a waiting loop and you only see the messages “Sending …” or “Loading …”.
Users report problems worldwide
The problem is not limited to Germany, as a look at Twitter shows. For example, users in India also report similar problems.
At this point you can find one Tweet, which complements the article. You can display it with one click.
In addition to Facebook Messenger, that is also fighting Instagram photo network, also belonging to Facebook, with similar problems. Facebook recently linked Facebook Messenger and Instagram’s chat function called Direct. The WhatsApp Messenger, which also belongs to Facebook, currently works without a problem.
Statement from Facebook
Facebook itself has now commented on the disruption to Netzwelt’s request. The social network did not give a reason, but promised to solve the problem as quickly as possible. You can find the full statement below:
We know that some users are currently unable to send messages on Messenger, Instagram and Workplace Chat. We are working on restoring functionality as soon as possible.
Current fault map from Facebook Messenger
This incident map was last updated on December 10, 2020 at 2:07 pm. You can find a more current version in our Fault report for Facebook Messenger. There we try – as far as possible – to help you solve the problem.
Affected cities and regions
- Frankfurt am Main
Most common disorders
- App (24,76%)
- Login (5,59%)
- Receive / send messages (63.92%)
- Side (5.73%)
Fault report from igamesnews.de
We continuously measure the availability of the Facebook Messenger servers and services and show you any problems or malfunctions. You can find the current one here Fault status for Facebook Messenger, Support addresses and messages from the manufacturer about this problem. There you can also see whether the disorder is a local or national problem.
You can always see current faults and problems in our Malfunction indicator. There we list the most important internet providers, network providers, online games and streaming services for you. You can also check with ours whether there is a problem with your own line Speedtest testing.