Facebook and Instagram back online after outage

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FILE – This March 29, 2018, file photo shows the Facebook logo on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York’s Times Square. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

TAMPA (WFLA) – If Facebook was down for a bit for you, you weren’t alone.

Several users across the U.S. reported getting a server error when trying to log in Thursday afternoon.

According to DownDetector, there were over 10,000 outage reports since 5:20 p.m. ET. with 59% of users were experiencing a total blackout of the platform.

Both platforms looked to be up and running and functioning normally after 6 p.m.

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April 24 2021 08:00 am

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