Messenger is down worldwide


Facebook messenger has just gone offline worldwide, leaving many chat messages unsent. Users that are trying to access the website are given the following error:

Facebook Messenger is down

Sorry, something went wrong.
We’re working on getting this fixed as soon as we can.

Those who are using the Messenger App to send messages are currently not being delivered due to the downtime Facebook appears to be facing.

It’s currently not clear why Messenger is down. However, we will update this article as soon as new updates are available.

As Messenger is currently offline, users have stormed to Twitter to express their frustration in regards to their messages not being sent to their friends and family.

Update: Messenger appears to be back online now.

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James Patterson

James Patterson is an Editor at iLounge. He has written about technology and lifestyle for over 15 years, including news, reviews, and in-depth guides. He has a degree in journalism from the University of Birmingham.