Twitter Status: Archive
March 2011
11 posts
Account settings temporarily unavailable
Account settings are temporarily unavailable for some users.  We’ll have them back shortly! Update: Account settings are back.
Mar 31st
8 notes
Elevated error rate
Some users are currently experiencing errors.  We are working on fixing the issue. Update: This issue is now resolved.
Mar 30th
48 notes
Experiencing delays in sms and facebook deliveries
We’ve been experiencing delays with sms and facebook deliveries.  This should now be resolved. 
Mar 26th
15 notes
Experiencing delays with Tweet delivery
We’re currently experiencing issues and working to resolve them; Tweet delivery is experiencing delay.
Mar 25th
9 notes
Maintenance: Some SMS services are offline...
Twitter is undergoing maintenance on its SMS services.  Some SMS features will be unavailable during this time:  Users wont be able to tweet via SMS, change SMS settings, or add an SMS device. The outage is expected to be a few of hours.  We will update when services are back online. Update: The maintenance is now complete.  All services are back online
Mar 17th
10 notes
Timelines Delayed
We are experiencing some problems where you may find Tweets delayed in your home timeline. We’re working on getting them up-to-date. Update: This issue has been resolved and tweet delivery should be back to normal
Mar 17th
43 notes
Intermittent access to some features
Some people may experience problems performing actions on twitter.com and Twitter clients.  (e.g., Tweeting, Retweeting, etc.) We are aware of the problem and are taking action. Update: This issue is resolved, access to all features for all users is restored
Mar 16th
27 notes
Slow searches
Twitter search servers are responding slowly, which causes some queries to fail. Engineers are working on the issue.  Update: this issue is resolved.
Mar 11th
8 notes
Some accounts not receiving emails
Some accounts are not receiving certain email notifications (like direct message emails). We’re working on it and will update again once they’re back. Update: This is resolved.
Mar 8th
12 notes
"Add your location" temporarily disabled on web.
We’ve temporarily shut off the “Add your location” function on web browsers; we’ll update again once it’s back on.
Mar 6th
9 notes
Temporary Account Maintenance
Beginning around 10:30am PST this morning we will be conducting maintenance on Twitter which will affect account creation and modification. During the maintenance it will not be possible to create a new Twitter account or modify the settings on any existing accounts. This limitation affects Twitter.com, Twitter’s mobile clients, and 3rd party clients. However, all other features which do not...
Mar 1st
16 notes
February 2011
13 posts
Currently experiencing elevated error rates
You may experience some problems loading twitter.com and with Twitter clients.  We are aware of the problem and are taking action. Update: Twitter.com and API access have stabilized.  We continue to monitor the situation closely.   14:39 PST.
Feb 26th
104 notes
Stability issues
You may experience some loading issues when using twitter.com or in your Twitter applications. We are taking action to fix the problem. Update: This issue has been resolved. 
Feb 24th
16 notes
Experiencing elevated error rates
You may experience some problems and errors when using the twitter.com. We are aware of the problem and are taking action. Update: This issue is resolved.
Feb 24th
19 notes
Image Uploading Restored
Image upload functionality has been fully restored for all users.  Thanks!
Feb 23rd
18 notes
Image Uploads Partially Disabled. [RESOLVED]
Image uploads are partially disabled. We’re working to re-enable image upload for all users. Update: Image upload functionality has been totally restored.   
Feb 19th
10 notes
Cannot update profile images - RESOLVED
We have temporarily disabled uploading images for your profile or design. We’re working on this and will restore them soon. Update 2:30pm: Upload away — images are fully supported again.
Feb 18th
11 notes
Experiencing elevated error rates
  You may experience some problems and errors when using the site or your Twitter applications. We are aware of the problem and are taking action.
Feb 18th
7 notes
Delayed Tweet Delivery
Users may see a delay in tweet delivery. We expect to recover soon. Update Feb 16 15:35:52 UTC 2011 - Issue Resolved - Tweets are now being delivered in real-time.
Feb 16th
9 notes
"blank page" - RESOLVED
Some users are being redirected to https://api.twitter.com/p_receiver.html and seeing  a blank page. Our engineers are investigating. UPDATE: Feb 16 03:09:10 UTC 2011 This has been resolved. Thanks for your patience. Back to the tweets.
Feb 16th
7 notes
Delayed Tweet Delivery - RESOLVED
Users may see a delay in tweet delivery. We expect to recover soon. 4:38pm: This is resolved.
Feb 16th
5 notes
Experiencing elevated error rates - RESOLVED
You may experience some problems and errors when using the site. We are aware of the problem and are taking action. Update - Wed Feb 16 00:07:29 UTC 2011: Issue Resolved.
Feb 16th
4 notes
Delayed Tweet Delivery - RESOLVED
Users may see a delay in tweet delivery. Engineers are responding and we’ll update soon.  2:30pm: this is fixed. Tweets are flowing in realtime again. 
Feb 16th
9 notes
Some users are being redirected to...
Some users are being redirected to https://api.twitter.com/p_receiver.html and seeing  a blank page. Our engineers are investigating. UPDATE: Feb 16 03:09:10 UTC 2011 This has been resolved. Thanks for your patience. Back to the tweets.
Feb 15th
17 notes
January 2011
5 posts
Stability issues
We are currently experiencing stability issues on twitter.com and working to resolve it. Update: issue resolved
Jan 28th
22 notes
Tweet Delivery Delays
Tweet delivery may be delayed for some users. We are working on the issue. Update: fixed.
Jan 27th
11 notes
Site Maintenance
We’ll be doing some maintenance this afternoon. We don’t anticipate downtime.
Jan 27th
16 notes
Incorrect Characters Rendering in DMs
Some users may be experiencing mangled characters in DMs; we’ve identified the problem and are rolling out the fix now. Update: We’ve started a process to repair any mangled characters in direct messages; it should be completed shortly. Update (9:53 AM PST): This issue is now fully resolved.
Jan 15th
7 notes
Site availability issue.
Some users may be experiencing a white screen when logging into Twitter via the web; engineers are looking into the cause. Update (9:22 PST): We’ve identified the issue and are working to resolve it. Update (11:15 PST): Local trends were temporarily turned off. We’re now restoring them. Update (12:39 PST): This issue is now fully resolved.
Jan 12th
18 notes
December 2010
7 posts
Site availability issues
We’re currently experiencing some site availability issues; we’re looking into it now and will update when we have more information. Update: Folks are resolving the problem and you should start to see increased availability to the site and apps. Update:  Resolved, all is back to normal!
Dec 25th
92 notes
Twitter down for some users
Twitter is currently down for some users.  We are aware of the problem and working on it. Update: Fixed. Twitter should be working for everyone now!
Dec 22nd
62 notes
Streaming Outage
We are recovering from an outage on the streaming API. Our engineers are working on the situation and expect things to be back to normal shortly.  Update: this issue is resolved.
Dec 19th
11 notes
Broken rendering on new Twitter
A CSS issue has made new Twitter unusable. A fix is being deployed. Update: fixed. 
Dec 17th
26 notes
Partial Tweet loss in Search and Streaming
We experienced a 20-minute partial Tweet loss in Search and Streaming. The problem is now resolved, and both are back to normal.
Dec 9th
10 notes
Twitter.com display issues in Internet Explorer
Twitter.com is currently experiencing Tweet display issues for many versions of Internet Explorer.  A fix is on the way. Update: This issue has been resolved.
Dec 2nd
19 notes
Direct message delivery problem
All accounts are currently experiencing an issue where direct messages are not appearing in their Twitter client despite receiving SMS, email, or push notifications. This issue is affecting Twitter.com as well as all clients. Our engineers are looking into the problem and should have it fixed shortly. Stay tuned for updates. Update 1: Direct message delivery issues have been resolved.  Messages...
Dec 2nd
15 notes
November 2010
4 posts
Some users are missing tweets
Some users are missing tweets from their timelines.  We are aware of the issue and investigating. Update: This problem is resolved.  All missing tweets have been returned.
Nov 27th
22 notes
Experiencing elevated error rates
You may experience some problems and errors when using the site. We are aware of the problem and are taking action.
Nov 8th
24 notes
Timeline delivery gap
Some users are seeing a delivery gap of about 5 hours on the user timeline and mentions timeline. We are working on resolving the issue and expect it to be fixed shortly. Update: This problem is resolved.
Nov 8th
13 notes
Delayed timelines
Some timelines are experiencing a delay. This will be resolved shortly. Update: Home timelines are up to date. Any missing tweets in mentions and user timelines will be restored shortly.
Nov 8th
17 notes
October 2010
14 posts
Blank screens on #newtwitter
Many users are currently experiencing a blank screen when loading Twitter.com, specifically the new version of the website. We are addressing the problem and should have it resolved shortly. Update: Mon Oct 25 21:16:34 UTC 2010 The site is working properly again. Thank you for your patience!
Oct 25th
24 notes
Experiencing elevated error rates
You may experience some problems and errors when using the site. We are aware of the problem and are taking action. Update: Sun Oct 24 17:21:10 UTC 2010 The site has recovered.
Oct 24th
19 notes
Database Maintenance Today
Twitter will be performing database maintenance today.  During this time, there may be brief periods of elevated errors.  We’ll continue to update the status blog through the maintenance period. Update Fri Oct 22 01:30:08 UTC 2010 The database maintenance in now complete.
Oct 21st
14 notes
Experiencing elevated error rates
You may experience some problems and errors when using the site. We are aware of the problem and are taking action. Update: Wed Oct 20 21:30 UTC 2010 The site has recovered.
Oct 20th
9 notes
Duplicate tweets
We are experiencing a recurrence of the issues from Wednesday. The duplicate tweets will be resolved shortly. Update: The issue has been addressed. Duplicate tweets will be removed over the next few hours.
Oct 12th
26 notes
Experiencing elevated error rates
You may see intermittent errors when posting Tweets. The Tweets are being saved and we’re looking into the issue.  Update 4:00 PM 10-11-10: This issue subsided earlier today.  All Tweets were correctly posted.  
Oct 11th
6 notes
@mentions not appearing
We are aware that many tweets with @mentions are not appearing for the user mentioned. We’re actively working on fixing the issue. This affects Twitter.com and 3rd party applications. Update: Oct 8, 2010 9:42PM:  Mentions are flowing again. Any @mentions missed during this period should be restored shortly. 
Oct 9th
38 notes
Missing some Tweets? They'll be back!
We are hearing some reports of users missing Tweets in their timeline and profile. They aren’t lost. We’re in the process of restoring them all.
Oct 9th
21 notes
Issue Posting New Tweets
New Tweets may fail to post.  We’re aware of the issue and are fixing it.  Update: Just a couple minutes later this is all resolved. Tweet away!
Oct 7th
10 notes
Seeing things twice? Seeing things twice?
You may have seen duplicate tweets in your timelines or mentions.  We aware of the issue and fixing it.  Update: This issue is resolved.
Oct 7th
7 notes