The week didn’t start very well for the Instagram. This Monday (31), several users are reporting that their accounts were suddenly suspended, preventing access to the social network of photos and videos of the Goal. The flaw affects users both in Brazil and in other countries.
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Reports of blocked Instagram accounts began on Monday morning (31). According to Down Detector, complaints started coming in around 10 am and continued to rise at 11 am. In general, complaints in the comments of the platform are related to the suspension of user profiles.
The platform’s heatmap also points out complaints in various parts of the country. Most of the complaints are found in cities further south in Brazil, such as Curitiba (PR), Porto Alegre (RS), Rio de Janeiro (RJ) and São Paulo (SP). But there are also complaints in Brasília (DF), Fortaleza (CE), Recife (PE) and Salvador (BA)
Users complain about Instagram glitch
Reports about the incident also focus on other social networks such as Twitter. At around 10:40 am, a person reported that their personal account was suddenly suspended. “Instagram blocking multiple accounts this Monday 😩,” one user reported.
In the reports, users reported that they did not make publications that violated the terms of the social network. “I didn’t post anything political on my Instagram and they sent me this,” one person reported when talking about the social network’s account blocking notice. The flaw is also hitting users in other countries, such as India.
What does Instagram say?
O technoblog contacted Instagram, but has not had a response so far. The text will be updated in case of a reply.