Is Facebook not working? Fix it here: Facebook is a popular social media platform that is used by billions of people worldwide, over a hundred million people login to their account on a daily basis. Many people uses the app while some prefer to login through a web browser, in order to connect with friends, family and anyone interested in connecting with you. After many years of utilizing Facebook and connecting with people, it will be very hard to let go of everything when it suddenly stop working, you’d swim the ocean for you to get connected again. Luckily for you, there are few things that could be diagnosed, that may be the source of your Facebook incompetence, some of them will be discussed and a possible solution will be given to each.
So if your Facebook app has stopped working or is not responding or is not logging in, below are the likely issues they may have occurred;
Outdated App It is likely that your Facebook app is out of date and needs to be updated so as to correct security issues or fix bugs or lapses of the previous version. In order to update your Facebook app, follow the steps below;
- Visit Google Play Store by clicking on the app from the list of your apps,
- Search for Facebook on the search box
- Click on the Facebook icon
- Click update
- Wait till it is updated and finish installing on your device, then open your Facebook app to check if it has started working.
- If incase it does not work or the update didn’t download, try uninstall the Facebook app and re-download it. If it works, try turn on auto-download so as not to miss out on the latest update of Facebook app.
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Notifications aren’t working
The Facebook notification is what Facebook uses to tell you what exactly is happening on your account, Facebook notifies you when you have a new friend request, when you have a message, a like, a comment on your post, a photo you were tagged in and so on. When notification stops working, it makes you miss out of the events happening on Facebook and this may be a headache to users. To fix this problem, first you have to check if your notification was not mistakenly disabled, to check, go to application manager on your device, then click Facebook, then notification. If it is enabled, try check the notification settings on Facebook app, open the Facebook application, click the option button at the top right corner, then click notifications settings, here you can set how you wish to receive your notifications.
Check Out: Facebook Privacy Settings
I believe you must have seen the likely issues affecting your Facebook that makes it not to work and I also believe you have also seen a the possible solution to such issue. Kindly share this article to all your contacts so they won’t miss out of what’s on in the world of Facebook.