Facebook on Wednesday evening said it is aware that some people are having trouble accessing its 'family of applications.
When we tried to change the password to our socials, we were redirected to the same "Oops, an error occurred" page.
It added: "Facebook is down for required maintenance right now, but you should be able to get back on within a few minutes". We are now being told that this BGP Routing issues was not related to the outage. You can still open the apps, but messages aren't going through for several users around the world.
The issue is impacting all of Facebook's apps.
The issue was also impacting Instagram.
Facebook seems to be down in various forms particularly for those who are trying to log in on desktop.
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Earlier in Facebook's history, technical issues were a more common occurrence as the social network raced to keep up with explosive user growth.
One said: "Facebook, Messenger and Instagram are down and here I am ranting on Twitter".
Many people went on Twitter to vent their frustration. Others are just reporting problems with the newsfeed or login areas.
Many of us spend the day alleviating our boredom by scrolling through our social networks.