Recently a survey has uncovered that Facebook consumes about 20 percent of smartphone usage time, with the current stats reaching 1 billionth mark. But what if your smartphone gets interrupted while loading the Facebook page updates? In this post, we’ll discuss how to troubleshoot connection issues with Facebook on your smartphone.
Usually it’s very rare to experience downtime for Facebook, but the fact is that it’s happening. This might lower down the popularity and penetration of the social media network. The best way to check the issue is to open up your account on multiple devices. You will get to know whether it’s your device or their servers.
In case, you have a Twitter account the you could also search for hashtag #isfacebookdown and you could hover the multiple entries if there is a problem. In case if there’s a problem with your device, then here are the tips which you need to follow:
Check your Internet connection
The very first thing you need to do is check whether your internet is working or not. For doing this check out the strength of the signals, reset your internet connection settings and turn the connection on or off.
Reload the application
If your internet connection is working absolutely fine, then you should try to shut down the Facebook application and reload it. Even on your PC you should reload the page and then again login. See that if t works out.
Adjust the web browser settings
On your smartphone, you need the application to adjust your web browser settings. Till you’re accessing Facebook from your phone, you would use the browser to access the site. There might some extensions in the browser, which might be interfering with the opening of the website.
What you need to do is go to the settings of your browser and disable any extensions that are hindering the opening of your website. Check the control panel for any adware extension and uninstall it. Once you’re done, launch your browser and reset the settings.
Now every time, you launch facebook on any platform you could easily access it.