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Instagram global outage: Getting logged out, unable to refresh feed and more issues reported

Instagram saw a global outage last night at around 9.20 pm. Users reported issues like feed not refreshing, getting logged out and not able to see posts.

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Instagram is currently down for thousands of users globally. The outage that began last night was confirmed by Downdetector, a web monitoring site, and Reddit. While many users, including the ones in India, reported that their feed is not refreshing, others reported that a blank screen in the app tells them that they have not logged in and reads, “Welcome to Instagram”. Many users also reported that they were unable to see all posts or a few posts they uploaded in their profiles a few weeks ago. Also Read - Instagram sensitive controls now work in all places of the app, here's how to set it up

The Instagram outage began at around 9.20 pm last night (May 26) and was fixed by 2.20 am (May 27), as per Downdetector. A brief outage was reported just a couple of days back, but the last night over 80 percent of users reported that the app was not working for them. Also Read - Instagram gets a major update, grid pinning, 90-seconds reels, more on the menu

Although, Meta has confirmed that the outage has now been fixed, a few staff are still facing the feed refreshing issue on the app. Also Read - How to hide suggested posts on Instagram: A step-by-step guide

As always, after realising Instagram is not working for them, users turned to Twitter to confirm the news and shared hilarious memes.

Instagram users report issues with the app

#Instagramdown meme fest on Twitter

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  • Published Date: May 27, 2022 9:45 AM IST
  • Updated Date: May 27, 2022 10:57 AM IST

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