Partial Facebook outage prevented users from updating status and more

(WXYZ) - Tech blogs are reporting that a partial outage of Facebook that prevented users from updating their status has been resolved.

The problem started Monday morning and according to Mashable it wouldn't allow you to update your status, post comments, sends messages, post photos or 'like' posts.

The problem started around 8:00 am. It resolved itself around 10:00 am.

You could still browse the site with relative ease.

TechCrunch reports users received a message saying "There was a problem updating your status. Please try again in a few minutes," when users try to post status updates.

They also say the outage appeared to be global and also affected Facebook Mobile.

Facebook has made no public statement giving a reason for the outage.


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