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The above graph displays service status activity for Flickr.com over the last 10 automatic checks. The blue bar displays the response time, which is better when smaller. If no bar is displayed for a specific time it means that the service was down and the site was offline.

Service Status History

DateTimePing Time DateTimePing Time
28.May.2016
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28.May.2016
18:216.46 ms.
28.May.2016
21:116.68 ms. 
28.May.2016
23:111.23 ms.
29.May.2016
04:566.52 ms. 
29.May.2016
10:167.01 ms.
29.May.2016
15:371.34 ms. 
29.May.2016
20:226.35 ms.
30.May.2016
00:020.94 ms. 
30.May.2016
02:541.01 ms. 

* Times displayed are PT, Pacific Time (UTC/GMT 0)  |  Current server time is 02:57

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Having Problems with Accessing Flickr.com?
▼ LAST 30 DAYS ...
Tommy Thompson · 22 May 2016 - 20:44
· · Safari 601.1.46 on iPhone

Cannot upload today (5/22/2016)

Carl Davis · 22 May 2016 - 19:53
· · Chrome 50.0 on Mac

Can't load photos. Saying timed out and errors but doesn't seem to be the case.

Jim Pare · 22 May 2016 - 19:46
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

can't upload photos, but can view photos already on the site

Wing Chau · 22 May 2016 - 19:24
· · Safari 9.1.1 on Mac

Same here. Not able to upload any photos.

McDonald Morgan · 22 May 2016 - 19:16
· · Chrome 50.0 on Mac

Yup, add me to the list that cannot upload more photos. Glad is not just me.

Colin Smart · 22 May 2016 - 19:06
· · Chrome 50.0 on Mac

Unable to upload any images to Flickr.

Martin Thomas · 22 May 2016 - 19:04
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

can't upload four photos tonight - error bad files even though they upload ok to other sites

Jo Stalley · 22 May 2016 - 18:29
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

Can't upload photo's at all. Tried from ipad and from Dropbox.

Salo Inidna · 22 May 2016 - 18:24
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

As everyone is saying

Nadya Corazza · 22 May 2016 - 18:24
· · Safari 9.1.1 on Mac

flickr is not able to have pictures uploaded, i'm keeping trying with no success.

Michael Bell · 22 May 2016 - 17:52
· · Firefox 46.0 on Mac

Unable to upload photos via Flickr or Lighthouse, keeps timing out since 09:00 ET

Al Sabetta · 22 May 2016 - 17:51
· · Firefox 46.0 on Linux

Keeps timing out when trying ti upload..been doing this the last 30 mins.

Angie Weatherly · 22 May 2016 - 17:48
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

Unable to upload any images today. Keeps timing out.

Alan Neustadtl · 22 May 2016 - 17:28
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

Unable to upload files. Uploads time out.

Carol J. Jackson · 9 May 2016 - 00:38
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

May 8/16 1740 PDST
I can get onto the page but can not go into albums. :-(

Christopher Logan · 3 May 2016 - 22:54
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

Site not loading via wifi or LTE, desktop or mobile. Error console shows several 502 errors (not available).

Marie Lins · 2 May 2016 - 15:08
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

Unable to upload pics.

Jesús Rodríguez · 2 May 2016 - 14:40
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

"Se agotó el tiempo de espera"

Elizabeth Green · 2 May 2016 - 14:26
· · Chrome 50.0 on Mac

Uploads (in both the new and classic versions) are continually "timing out."

Robert Holler · 2 May 2016 - 13:27
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

Flickr will not upload photos

Brandy Watkins Photography · 2 May 2016 - 13:14
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Files are timing out when trying to upload

Rob Dixon · 2 May 2016 - 12:45
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

can't upload photos currently

▼ LAST 6 MONTHS ...
David Woodbury · 11 April 2016 - 00:43
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Can't log in to Flickr this afternoon. Western Canada

Viviane Topp · 6 April 2016 - 04:00
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

There is no sign in when I go to the flickr site. I hope this get fixed right away.

Viviane Topp · 6 April 2016 - 03:56
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

I cannot enter my account. I tried this and that. I have so many photos on the website which is very important. Plus I am paying for this sooooo I don't want this headache. I am frustrated, angry plus couple of more things.

Robert W Dickinson · 5 April 2016 - 03:51
· · Firefox 45.0 on Mac

Flickr loading pages very slowly every single night. Daytime fine, nighttime terrible. If I didn't know any better, I'd think Yahoo has given up on maintaining the site. Please, someone responsible take Flickr off of Yahoo's hands!

Pauline Mayland · 2 April 2016 - 18:59
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

I can log in to Yahoo and Yahoo Mail but can not log in to my Flickr Pro account although I renewed this account about a week ago.

Chris Hart · 16 February 2016 - 22:35
· · Safari 601.1 on iPad

No images displayed on iPad using Yahoo App. Was OK but stopped working two days ago. Flickr does however work on my Windows PC.

Michael Cammer · 25 January 2016 - 03:51
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

Flickr groups are in fact down. Unfortunately, this application doesn't detect such subtlety.

William Vierstra · 24 January 2016 - 07:50
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Why flickr down in Fountain Valley,California 92708 was working early today!

Iain Cameron · 23 January 2016 - 10:46
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

Flickr site has been very slow ot show photos for the past few weeks. WHo can we contact to let them know and get it running again?

JG Garrity · 22 January 2016 - 08:47
· · Firefox 31.9 on Windows

have tried different access points but flickr is just not loading and have tried at different times

Tom Urban · 15 January 2016 - 16:49
· · Chrome 47.0 on Mac

Slideshow isn't loading. I get
'Page Not Found
Oops! Looks like you followed a bad link.'
It doesn't work with any albums - on multiple computers by multiple users in different locations.

Dave Starr · 14 December 2015 - 22:55
· · Chrome 44.0 on Android

Flickr wont even load opening page, but when i could half my photos were not showing in my organise section, and could not upload no photos what so ever, this is going on for over a week and i am in Australia, and i have done everything from control f5 refresh to cleaning out the computer.
What gets me angry further is i am a payed up Pro account.

Savanna Anständig Heaven · 14 December 2015 - 00:14
· · Safari 9.0.2 on Mac

from russia, it says "Session time expired" or " Check your internet connection"

Liz Connolly · 9 December 2015 - 09:55
· · Firefox 42.0 on Windows

Same trouble with Flickr nothing wrong with internet provider checked that did cache and cookies clean did refresh did reboots and still no good , flickr get your act together!!

▼ MORE THAN 6 MONTHS AGO ...
Alan Bates · 1 December 2015 - 03:16
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

Flickr won't load for me either. I had problems with yahoo email also but it eventually cleared up.

Soni Cochran · 1 December 2015 - 02:40
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

Our Flickr account page also won't load https://www.flickr.com/photos/unlextlanco/sets/

Charlotte Geier · 1 December 2015 - 00:31
· · Firefox 42.0 on Windows

My flickr page has troublke connecting and says it is unreachable, yet I can use another tab and go to other websites. I tried both Firefox and Internet Explorer. My subscription is paid up.

Bernard Dyer · 22 November 2015 - 10:28
· · Safari 8.0.8 on Mac

photos just won't save and the save button is not bold.
can't drag and drop ???

Bill Bouton · 21 November 2015 - 00:19
· · Safari 9.0.1 on Mac

Can't organize. The bar at the bottom of the organizer page shows only the first one of my 6000 images. Says: 5undefined793 output:findr_of_items :: output:how_many_selected_plural | output:select_all

Aileen Kane · 16 November 2015 - 07:01
· · Chrome 46.0 on Android

Flikr's iPhone app has been crashing ñonstop and I can't pull it up on a browser. Does thupis EVERY time I have a bigger upload.

Richard Bagnall · 13 November 2015 - 16:13
· · Firefox 42.0 on Windows

I am getting the following error message:

Will be right back...

Thank you for your patience.
Our engineers are working quickly to resolve the issue.

Lauren Gruber · 6 November 2015 - 22:20
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

Whenever I search a very generic term, Flickr will find absolutely nothing in search. Photos I know are on the site won't show up in search with no filters. I tried restarting browser, logging in and logging off, changing my settings. Nothing is working. HELP! I need to find photos for an article.

Eric Johnson · 30 September 2015 - 03:16
· · Firefox 40.0 on Windows

Flickr is very slow I have tried to click on a photo of mine and it will not come up. You go to their help forum and a lot of those so called helpers say their system is working fine? WTF! Who do I believe? I have been a paid member since 2007 but I'm not so sure I will pay any more. So now I have over 20000 photos on a website I can't really use. Don't I look like a F-ing fool!

Joanne Easton · 9 September 2015 - 06:01
· · Firefox 40.0 on Mac

Does anyone know a workaround? Why is this a Mac issue? I clicked on the secure server link and it works but still haven't problems uploading from lightroom. Sometimes it works for a short time then it doesn't

Marian Pollock · 8 September 2015 - 08:27
· · Safari 8.0.7 on Mac

Flickr is totally unaccesable in Melbourne - same as yesterday all day. It was briefly working this morning and down again.

Graham Possingham · 8 September 2015 - 05:55
· · Safari 600.1.4 on iPad

Flickr seems patchy, sometimes it works sometimes not. Links seem not to be working well

Joanne Easton · 7 September 2015 - 03:20
· · Firefox 40.0 on Mac

Flickr has been has been tempramental for me for a couple of days. One minute it's fine next minute errors on loading. One minute I can upload via Lightroom, next minute "can't contact service" message. very awkwardand frustrating when trying to comment.

Deidre Campbell · 7 September 2015 - 00:12
· · Safari 8.0.8 on Mac

Flickr has been unreachable for me since about 1600 hrs on 6th September 2015 (Southern Hemispere time) and continues to be so. Hopefully expected it woiuld have recovered by this morning....but no....very, very frustrating!!

Rain Luscombe · 6 September 2015 - 23:29
· · Safari 8.0.8 on Mac

Yahoo email and Flickr has been unreachable for me since about 6pm, 6th Sept. It doesnt help that there are no places to report this on the Yahoo website.

Steven Miller · 1 September 2015 - 16:31
· · Chrome 44.0 on Windows

Not accecable, on and off for weeks. And when acceceable it's so slow it's unusable. Other photo hosting sites work fine.

Vladimir Tkalčić · 23 August 2015 - 09:04
· · Chrome 44.0 on Windows

currently not uploading! grrrr Croatia Mozilla Firefox and Google Croatia

Curtis Campbell · 13 June 2015 - 00:50
· · Chrome 43.0 on Windows

I've had a pro account since 2006. For the last six weeks I've uploaded pictures and never saw them. It is an absolute mess!

Baranduin Briggs · 7 June 2015 - 18:15
· · Safari 8.0.6 on Mac

Trying to upload but getting timed out/not valid image error messages. One or two images in small group will not have error. All files similar sized jpg.

Marthinus Duckitt · 11 August 2014 - 04:22
South Africa · MWEB · Chrome 36.0 on Mac

can't connect to FLICKR at the moment and even whenit manages takes for ever, especially on Chrome

Zak Hammat · 13 July 2014 - 20:46
Australia · Telstra Internet · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

Flickr is definitely down right now, takes forever to load and the whole website won't load up

Dave Symonds · 9 July 2014 - 08:07
United Kingdom · BT · Firefox 30.0 on Windows

The same just gray rectangles, Firefox, Chrome, IE are all the same. Tried a different computer and a mobile phone, but all have the same problem.

Scott Dougall · 9 July 2014 - 07:57
United Kingdom · Spitfire Network Services Limited · Chrome 36.0 on Mac

Flickr not showing imaged on either desktop or mobile - was able to upload - and share to facebook where I could see the image - but still not on flickr...

Natalie Marsh · 9 July 2014 - 07:43
United Kingdom · Sky Broadband · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

Yes I have not been able to access flickr at all today managed to upload all I see are grey rectangles and i am in the UK

Rory Dimond · 9 July 2014 - 05:52
United Kingdom · BT · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

Photostreams are not loading in chrome or firefox. Just grey oblongs with ocassional broken image icons. Individual photo links working ok though.

Niels Jørn Buus Madsen · 9 July 2014 - 05:39
Denmark · Tele Danmark · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

Flickr is up but no pictures in Medieskolerne, Media College Denmark

Stephen Dexter · 9 July 2014 - 05:25
United Kingdom · BT · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

Flickr not working properly at the moment. Not showing all images in recent activity and in my photostream. Been like it for a good half hour.

Sue Glossop · 29 June 2014 - 00:10
Australia · Internode · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

Don't tell me it's just me lol when it's not Flickr is down again in Australia

Charles Dawson · 28 June 2014 - 23:58
United Kingdom · Sky Broadband · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

Flickr is down for me. This seems to be happening quite frequently now.

William Justo · 28 June 2014 - 23:29
United States · Comcast Cable · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

Flickr down? "We'll be right back" message alert. Ugh... I wonder how long this will take this time...

Chandran Rama · 20 June 2014 - 23:33
India · Airtel Broadband · Firefox 17.0 on Mac

Flickr is down for the past twenty minutes.. bad panda showing.. shocked!!

William Justo · 20 June 2014 - 23:25
United States · Comcast Cable · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

Great, just when I'm super busy to still upload lots of pics, that ugly annoying panda appears. Ugh, how long will this go on this time?! Can't get any progress done. Get your act together, Flickr! I miss 2007 when you guys didn't have much issues.

Nigel Chatfield · 18 June 2014 - 04:47
United Kingdom · Sky Broadband · Safari 7.0.4 on Mac

Flickr servers excruciatingly slow today - they haven't been that impressive for weeks now. No wonder they've stopped charging for most accounts.

Richard Wood · 16 June 2014 - 00:01
United Kingdom · Andrews & Arnold · Firefox 29.0 on Windows

Is not reachable from the UK. 5 minutes and hasn't finished loading the homepage.

Peter Antanaitis · 12 June 2014 - 00:38
United States · AT&T Internet Services · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

Been down for a long time several minutes that I've tried to logon.. 6/12/2014 Thursday 3:37am

Lelaina Pierce · 5 June 2014 - 11:58
Italy · WIND Telecomunicazioni · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

Flickr search engine doesn't work right now... The answer is always "Oops! There are no matches for “...”. Please try refining your search."

John Mechalas · 4 June 2014 - 10:36
United States · Intel Corporation · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

Yet another "Flickr has the hiccups" page, has been going on for a half hour now.

Thomas Coxon · 2 June 2014 - 06:08
United Kingdom · Eclipse Internet · Firefox 29.0 on Windows

Flickr is taking ages to respond & then not formatting the page properly or displaying photos (which kind of defeats the object of Flickr). Happening on 2 different OS's & 3 different browsers on 2 hardware platforms & been going on all morning!!
Every other website is working just fine.

Leslie Dean Brown · 30 May 2014 - 14:43
Australia · TPG Internet · Firefox 29.0 on Windows

Seems to me that flickr is down. I'm not even getting the Panda. Something strange is going on.
Edit: Sorry, false alarm.

Harry E. Moran · 28 May 2014 - 15:19
United States · Suddenlink Communications · Firefox 29.0 on Windows

Flickr is very slow right now. It is the slowest I have seen it. It takes as much as a minute or more for a picture to appear at times.

Kumar Annamalai Vandayar · 17 May 2014 - 21:34
Malaysia · Telekom Malaysia Berhad · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

Im unable to upload my photos...and there is a certificate error prompting each time Im logging into my account. Pls help.Tq

Fam Dekker · 6 May 2014 - 08:28
United Kingdom · PlusNet Technologies

Just states no matches on EVERY search. I can get there through google but thats it!

Gemma Polmear · 1 May 2014 - 14:27
United Kingdom · Orange Home UK

When using Chrome, Flickr keeps telling me there are Connection Problems when I try to upload images. My internet connection is hardwired and working fine on other devices.

When using IE 11 Flickr won't load at all past the sign in page.

Puspita Lie · 30 April 2014 - 21:06
Malaysia · Telekom Malaysia Berhad

I can't upload any pictures since the New Flickr came online. I use different platforms and still cannot upload anything. Took almost 48 hours to upload 20 pictures. The new design makes it so slow to open anything as well. Check out online that so many people experiencing same problem. Feel cheated as I am paying member. As other said, the problem is so many years of works there hence migrating is another problem.

Sonja Gross · 30 April 2014 - 12:52
United States · Suddenlink Communications

I keep getting a message "This webpage not available", regardless of if I'm in Chrome or IE. Must send pictures out for work. Please help!

Rudy May Becerra · 24 April 2014 - 13:10
United States · New Wave Communications

I thought this site had a huge selection of images taken by people around the globe? All I see is one picture of a little girl pulling a leach connected to a stubborn inflated Panda, image by Toyokazu

William Justo · 24 April 2014 - 13:05
United States · California State University Network

For the past 48 hours, I have some issues trying to login as well. Now it's that annoying panda today. Flickr has been "faulty" recently. C'mon Flickr, pull yourself together already. What ever happened to the glorious days (prior to the big ugly update) -_-

Lori Weber · 24 April 2014 - 08:16
United States · Lake Geauga Computer Association

I've been trying to log into Flickr for 3 days - via Google. I can't get in to upload photos. Anyone know what's up. The Yahoo "Contact Customer Service" area just brings up a page that says "No Data Received."

Gerry Kandler · 24 April 2014 - 00:10
United Kingdom · UMDS, London

When I click on an image I get the message "Oops . An issue occurred while loading. Please refresh the page". I have tried that. Tried it in Firefox and Google Chrome and pressed CONTROL+F5 - all to no avail. Any ideas?

Howard Rollinson · 19 April 2014 - 06:02
United Kingdom · Sky Broadband

problem with uploading photo's just keeps saying timed out or no connection

Stephen Dexter · 10 April 2014 - 13:50
United Kingdom · BT

Unable to create slideshow as the create slide show link has dissapeared.

Sarah Boucher · 8 April 2014 - 03:02
United States · Comcast Cable

i can't find every one of my friend's pictures due to redirecting to Stupid Sera Jon's brahms lullaby with singing angels and counting sheep in it.

Laura Abbott · 8 March 2014 - 11:10
United States · Comcast Cable

Will not let me sign in to my account with my username and password.

Karen Kelley · 5 March 2014 - 10:42
United States · Time Warner Cable

App is stuck. I deleted the app on my iphone just now - reinstalled it and it's saying Flickr is unavailable

Elajitz Agren · 21 February 2014 - 16:06
Sweden · TeliaSonera AB

I cant access my Flickr when i trying to login whit Facebook!.. any Clue ?

Carol Palmer · 16 February 2014 - 04:09
United Kingdom · BT

It won't let me log in with the new email address/account I had to create as its uncoupling from BT. I just can't log in now. As soon as I try to sign in it takes me to the BT page which doesn't recognise my newly created username (I had to create that username for Flickr to transfer my pics from BT/Yahoo to itself). No idea what to do now.

Edit: All sorted now. My fault.

Lauren Peeler Brice · 6 February 2014 - 16:36
United States · Verizon FiOS

I've been getting the BAD PANDA page since around 3 this afternoon while I was uploading an image. Can't get in since. Provider is Verizon. I log in directly.

Cleared cache - no luck - rebooted and Flickr is back. Also working on my cell phone.

Dave Gordon · 6 February 2014 - 14:39
United Kingdom · BT

Yep down here for a Yahoo signed in user in the UK also. Seems to be quite common of late.

Nathalie Duval · 5 February 2014 - 12:49
Canada · Bell Canada

I had the same problem logging in Flickr with my Google account... I succeeded by using Firefox on Windows XP!!!

Iris Vanloon · 5 February 2014 - 11:53
Canada · Cogeco Cable

I have the same problem since last night, can't sign into Flickr through Google with my Gmail account. Does anyone know what to do about this or how to solve this. Is this a Yahoo conflict or a Flickr Issue?

Linda Oliver · 5 February 2014 - 10:18
United Kingdom · TalkTalk

Also have not been able to sign into Flickr since last night. It would be nice to have some sort of information update when trying to log in.

Ericka Snyder · 5 February 2014 - 10:01
United States · Time Warner Cable

STILL not able to log in to Flickr using Google or FB. This is so frustrating.

Claudia Dricot · 5 February 2014 - 09:27
United States · Time Warner Cable

can't sign in to flickr with my google account. Error message:
Sorry, there was an error. Please sign in again with the same account or a different one.

Elphame Raynier · 5 February 2014 - 07:12
United States · Optimum Online

Cannot access Flickr with Google account I receive this message: "Sorry, there was an error. Please sign in again with the same account or a different one." Grrrrr

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