Updated 13:35, 25/10/2022
The popular means of communication, WhatsApp, is experiencing a widespread outage. On Tuesday morning, app users were having problems sending messages. For them, WhatsApp kept showing the clock icon, announcing that sending was in progress, and it didn’t go away even after a while. After the eleventh hour, the app started working again.
Apart from messaging issues on the mobile app, users are also reporting issues with the web version of WhatsApp where they are unable to login. The internet app won’t let them in even after trying to log in by scanning a QR code, the portal warns Startmania.
The outage is also confirmed by web tools like Down detector, reported various app issues. The site indicates that more users have reported issues with the app in the last 24 hours than the usual volume of reports at the same time.
Of the 74 percent of complaints related to messaging, 23 percent of users reported an overall problem with the app. The outages occurred worldwide, according to comments on the page.
Owners of various mobile devices have encountered unpleasant incidents with the application. Android and iOS mobile apps show messages about continuing to connect and sending messages.
“We know people are having trouble sending messages on WhatsApp today. We have fixed this issue and apologize for the inconvenience,” he told the agency. AFP Spokesperson for Meta Agence France-Presse.
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