Is Twitter down? Issues, outages, and errors explained | The Sun

THOUSANDS of Twitter users are apparently having issues with the app.

A surge in reports was picked up by the Down Detector website at around 2.40pm UK time.

Is Twitter down?

On September 18, thousands of users complained about problems with Twitter – which was recently rebranded to X.

The Down Detector site reported more than 3,700 complaints in the US alone.

Though it's not exactly clear what the full extent of the outage is.

It's also not known whether the issues are widespread or limited to some users.


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Twitter's own service page has not acknowledged any problems either.

How can I check if Twitter is down?

Anyone who wants to check if their Twitter / X account is fully operating should first try to log into their account.

Despite an uptick in outage reports, some users are still able to access the site with no problems.

Users can also check Down Detector to see if others are experiencing similar issues with the app.

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Another way is by checking Twitter's own service status page.

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