This story is continuously updated…. New updates are added at the bottom… ..
The original story (from February 15) follows:
Incoming is a service failure alert!
Is the popular video streaming service Netflix down, not working for you, or giving connection error? Please note that the service is apparently down in some areas, leading affected users to take to the microblogging site Twitter and other chat platforms to highlight their concern.
Take a look at what some of the people involved have to say:
netflix down…. just when my food got here I’m so damned
of course netflix wants to turn down when i try to watch hunter x hunter ??
anyone else netflix down? #netflix #Australia
This is what users of the service manage to see:
A quick glance at the stocking detector – a service that gives real-time insight into outages and other issues – shows that Netflix is having an issue in some areas. Here is a live breakdown map highlighting the same:
As reports multiply, service officials server state the page does not transmit any failure. As to whether there is an official word on the matter, well, that’s yet to come. But be informed, we are keeping an ongoing eye on the service’s social media and other official channels for more information.
We will therefore update this page with relevant information as we enter it. If you are experiencing the issue discussed here, stay tuned for more updates.
Update 1: February 15, 2020
IST: 9:17 a.m .: In the midst of it all, @netflixhelps is story the complainants they need to investigate.
We may need to investigate further, please feel free to give us a call through the details provided? http://bit.ly/2sAyXNW
Update 2: February 25, 2020
IST 2:03 p.m .: It appears that the service is operational again.
Update 3: August 25, 2021
IST 11:20 am: New reports from users on social media say they are having issues accessing and using Netflix as the service appears to be down.
oi why the fuck is netflix down ??
DownDetector is also seeing an increase in the number of reports, further corroborating this story that the popular VoD service is down.
– Downdetector Canada (@downdetectorca) 25 August 2021
We will continue to monitor this and update as we receive more reports, so stay tuned to PiunikaWeb.
Update 4: September 04, 2021
IST 08:39: Many Netflix subscribers have taken to Twitter and other social media platforms to complain that the service is not working. Here are some reports for reference:
When it’s Friday night of a long weekend and Netflix decides it needs a vacation too Face upside #netflixdown (Source)
I was ready to watch # MoneyHeistSeason5 and #Netflix is down. #Netflixdown (Source)
Go @Netflix Git er done and fix it. It’s Friday night and we’re in the middle of a movie! #netflixdown (Source)
The company has yet to share information regarding the outage. However, if that changes, we’ll post an update.
Update 5: December 27, 2021
5:30 p.m. (IST): A users section is now report server problems with the service. Users say Netflix continues to load but the video is not playing.
Here are some reports for reference:
Is Netflix down right now? It only shows the loading label, but the video is not playing.
@NetflixIndia please fix Netflix server not exceeding loading screen issue (Source)
#netflix is not working, just keep loading @Netflix_INSouth @NetflixIndia (Source)
Fortunately, the company recognized the problem and said it is currently working on a resolution. However, no ETA for a fix was provided.
Salvation! We are aware of this issue affecting some ISPs and are working together to resolve it. ^ KG (Source)
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