Customers noticed this error message for practically an hour whereas Twitter was down.
Twitter is lastly again on-line after taking place for customers across the globe late Thursday morning. The hour-long disruption made Twitter the most recent main social media community to go offline over the previous month. You possibly can blame your lack of tweets on an “inner configuration change,” Twitter stated.
“The outage was as a result of an inner configuration change, which we’re now fixing,” the corporate wrote on its standing web page. “Some individuals could possibly entry Twitter once more and we’re working to verify Twitter is on the market to everybody as shortly as doable.”
Twitter’s desktop web site seemed to be working once more round 12:45 p.m. PT. Tweetdeck was additionally working, although some customers had been nonetheless reporting residual points. By 2:10 p.m. PT, Twitter stated it was again up for many customers.
“We’re working to get to 100% quickly,” Twitter wrote.
Twitter’s personal Twitter account merely posted “Miss us?” as soon as the positioning was again up.
— Twitter (@Twitter) July 11, 2019
“We’re presently investigating points individuals are having accessing Twitter and we’ll maintain you up to date on what’s occurring by way of our standing web page,” Twitter spokeswoman Lindsay McCallum instructed Digital Traits earlier on Thursday, whereas the service was nonetheless down.
In response to DownDetector.com, customers began to report issues accessing Twitter’s web site and cell apps round 11:46 a.m. PT. Greater than 100,000 customers have since reported the outage.
Customers attempting to entry Twitter on desktop may solely see an error web page stating “One thing is technically improper” if you attempt to entry it. TweetDeck seemed to be down as nicely.
The outage appeared to have an effect on customers in North America, Europe, and Asia, in response to DownDetector.
This outage is the most recent in a sequence of main service disruptions all through the summer season. Earlier on Thursday, Reddit went down for desktop customers for a couple of hours. Fb, together with Instagram and WhatsApp, stopped working correctly for a interval of practically 12 hours final week. It’s unlikely that the outages are related in any approach.
Usually individuals would take to Twitter to complain when their social community of selection is down. As an alternative, some determined to submit within the feedback part of DownDetector’s Twitter standing web page, the place customers began posting snarky jokes — virtually like they had been again on Twitter.
As soon as Twitter was again on-line and dealing usually as soon as once more, customers shortly started to joke concerning the outage.
I considered so many good tweets within the final hour (1/56)
— Elise Foley (@elisefoley) July 11, 2019
With Twitter down I truly needed to join with my visiting relations and I’ll by no means forgive it.
— Benjamin Siemon (@BenjaminJS) July 11, 2019
We’ll be monitoring the outage in case Twitter goes again offline and can replace this submit with the most recent on the disruption.