Snapchat DOWN: I had login issues, please get a connection error message
TO UPDATE: The reported login issues with Snapchat seem to have been resolved quickly. Independent outage monitor Down Detector UK recorded a peak of nearly 2,000 reports on Snapchat this afternoon. However, the reported issues with the selfie social network have rapidly decreased – suggesting that this issue has now been fixed.
ORIGINAL: Snapchat down reports are inundated this afternoon, with thousands of users reporting issues with the hugely popular social network’s app. The independent failure monitor Down Detector has seen a massive spike in Snapchat down reports, filtering in from around 1:30 p.m. UK time. According to Down Detector statistics, the vast majority of Snapchat users affected are having account login issues.
While other Snapchat users have also reported receiving a connection error message when trying to access the Snapchat app.
When the reported Snapchat issues began to appear, users went to Twitter to report the issues they were facing.
One tweeted: “Snapchat won’t let me log in”.
Another posted: “Snapchat down”.
One added: “Anyone else shut down Snapchat ???”
And another wrote: “Snapchat down again and again”.
The official Snapchat support Twitter account did not provide a general comment on the issues users reported today, but instead responded to individuals who came forward with a request for help.
And the @snapchatsupport Twitter said they are investigating reported login issues with the app.
In response to a user, the Snapchat support Twitter account wrote, “Thanks for letting us know, we’re looking into it!”