Outage affecting Instagram users


(WCMH) — A widespread outage affected users of Instagram Friday afternoon.

According to Down Detector, troubles with the service began around 2:49pm Friday,

Attempting to use the Instagram app resulted in an error message that says “Couldn’t refresh feed.” When attempting to use the Instagram website, a server error was displayed.

The troubles appeared to be gone by 3:10pm.

Many users took to Twitter to ask about what’s going on. 

The company has not yet commented on the outage.

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(This story was originally published July 13, 2018)

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