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07.Feb.2016
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08.Feb.2016
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Having Problems with Accessing Photobucket.com?
▼ LAST 7 DAYS ...
Matt Giannini · 2 days 7 hours ago
· · Firefox 43.0 on Windows

Photobucket seemed to be working perfectly yesterday. I thought all their problems were solved. NOPE!! Today I'm back to getting stuck at 90% on upload with red X's galore.

How in the world do we get Photobucket to explain what the hell is going on? they seem practically unreachable... like a company run by computers.

Marc Thomas · 2 February 2016 - 19:14
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

It's been slow as mollasses for weeks and now it's just died, poor thing.

Michelle Burgstaler · 2 February 2016 - 18:46
· · Firefox 44.0 on Windows

Photobucket has been down intermittently for a couple days now for me. Mostly down today. My photos are still viewable on ebay so that part's OK but I can't upload new photos.

Ari S Dagaev · 2 February 2016 - 18:30
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

I already unsubscribed.

Goodbye losers!!!!!

Tracey Pennington · 2 February 2016 - 17:31
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

Just tried to access Photobucket. Nothing. The site did not load.

Tomasa Drown · 2 February 2016 - 14:44
· · Chrome 47.0 on Chrome OS

Wanna know what's really f'd up? Most of photobucket is down, but if you go to their payment options, the page instantly works. Mother f--kers made sure they could get payments on time.

Ginger Haycox · 1 February 2016 - 22:03
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

C'mon Photobucket, define "shortly"? I've been patient for a couple of days now ...it's not shortly anymore - it's irritating & I'll be asking for my money back SOON? You do understand the word soon?

▼ LAST 30 DAYS ...
Andre Butler · 31 January 2016 - 07:12
· · Android Browser 4.0 on Android

Everything else seems to work fine on my PB. I have the app downloaded.. but when i click into "your library" it tells me theres an error retreiving my albums. I was wondering if it has to do with my storage being so full but it still backs up my pics.. which i find very weird.. im just really mad that my albums wont load so that i could atleast delete some pictures. Anyone know what to do?

Shef Yousef · 31 January 2016 - 04:06
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

I want a refund. This is garbage! I have work to do!

Jeri Carr Hunter · 30 January 2016 - 05:56
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

GRR MY BUSINESS LOGO DESIGN OFF SITE ALL DAY - PLEASE HURRY AND FIX

Susan Tenney · 30 January 2016 - 03:42
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

I've been trying all day to load Photobucket and (cute as it may be) I'm still getting the "Maintenance" error message

Jason Miller · 30 January 2016 - 03:37
· · Chrome 47.0 on Android

Service is down. Not showing pics on my forums. Been jacked quite a while....ever going to be fixed????

Jason Miller · 30 January 2016 - 03:35
· · Chrome 47.0 on Android

Service is down gor me. Not showing pics on a forum or two.

Kirsten Reay · 30 January 2016 - 02:22
· · Safari 9.0.2 on Mac

Down in Colorado. Boo!! Come back up, Photobucket!

Spencer Arthur · 30 January 2016 - 01:49
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

Photobucket is still not working.........

Gigi Punx · 30 January 2016 - 01:22
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

This service disruption has affected a number of sites where i am active. We have lost banners, icons, photos etc. It is a nightmare!

Pastushok Patricia John · 30 January 2016 - 00:47
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

My Photobucket images (html pages)are not accessable via Ebay, as well as my workstation (using AOLPRESS) all other images (from another image storage facility) no problem. It just started today? I can still connect with PB web site but it to has problems with response time. JP

Gigi Punx · 30 January 2016 - 00:39
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

Still not working on the US East Coast. What a mess!!!

Pollin Bubucino · 30 January 2016 - 00:21
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

PHOTOBUCKET NOT WORKING!

Mike Williams · 30 January 2016 - 00:13
· · Safari 9.0 on iPad

Been down for hours now. None of my linked blog photos are displaying.

Sami Nurmi · 29 January 2016 - 23:37
· · Firefox 43.0 on Windows

Still down...

Logan Bartlett · 29 January 2016 - 23:04
· · Firefox 44.0 on Windows

down for me. im in the uk, 11pm,

Stephanie Ridley · 29 January 2016 - 22:54
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

I've been trying to access Photobucket.com since 10am EST. I think they need to re-evaluate their take on the definition of 'shortly'. My job depends on this site working properly and right now, it's not. All of the photos I have on every auction are dead, but my counterpart's photos are displaying just fine. Seriously?!

Jesse Kennedy · 29 January 2016 - 21:53
· · Opera Next 34.0.2036.50 on Windows

cant get to photobucket right now

Jason Edwards · 29 January 2016 - 21:28
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

unacceptable.

Boldery One · 29 January 2016 - 21:03
· · Safari 9.0.3 on Mac

I can understand a few minutes but it's been hours! Is there no re·dun·dan·cy??? They have businesses depending on their accessibility. Okay okay, patience Daniel Son! :/

Alan Powley · 29 January 2016 - 20:15
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

Photobucket is down and all my photos hosted on my ads on ebay are not showing....this website really needs to sort itself out!

Chris Graham · 29 January 2016 - 19:40
· · Firefox 43.0 on Mac

I cannot even access Photobucket.

Morgan Roberts · 29 January 2016 - 19:22
· · Safari 9.0.1 on Mac

I have photos hosted by Photobucket on multiple forums, none of which are showing up. Please fix this quickly...

Afzal Akram · 29 January 2016 - 19:07
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

how long it would be to fix the problem. please do it fast.

Karen Blanco · 29 January 2016 - 19:04
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Photobucket seems to be down. I can't get it to come up, And the photos on my blog sidebar aren't loading.

Omar Upegui R. · 29 January 2016 - 18:57
· · Firefox 44.0 on Windows

Hi guys, since this morning can't get PhotoBucket to download. Is this only me, or the site down for whatever reason? Appreciate your comments. I use this site on a daily basis to silo my photographs. Thanks!

Omar Upegui R. · 29 January 2016 - 18:54
· · Firefox 44.0 on Windows

Tried removing Cache and Cookies, but no joy. The site just won't upload and I get a message saying that "time is expired". What is going on?

Afzal Akram · 29 January 2016 - 18:49
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

hello my ebay picture are not showing up in ebay description, and i used photobuket as a host my pictures, and i cant even open photobucket website ? what to do please tell me how to fix the problem?

Omar Upegui R. · 29 January 2016 - 18:40
· · Firefox 44.0 on Windows

I'm having a problem with Photobucket. This morning they said their page was under maintenance and showed a kitten hanging on to something. A caption read, "Hang in there". Then it just wont work at all. Looks to me suspecious, as like it is hacked of something. Any news?

Deanna Reffitt · 29 January 2016 - 18:38
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Still down

Amber Woywitka · 29 January 2016 - 18:11
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

still down

Susan Stoffer-Van Orman · 29 January 2016 - 18:08
· · Firefox 43.0 on Windows

I can't access Photobucket-just get a photo of a kitten hanging on to something, asking me to "hang on".

Vicky Vikitu · 29 January 2016 - 18:02
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

PB is down right now

Anna Eiermann · 29 January 2016 - 16:18
· · Chrome 30.0 on Android

I cannot access my pictures on photobucket, why?

Shirley Scrivens · 27 January 2016 - 10:20
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Photobucket is really slow to load and then is uploading each image 3 times!!

Vilius Meilus · 23 January 2016 - 21:17
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Have the same problem like others- upload fails, but sometimes even after a mesage- Upload failed- you can find image in a library.

Daran Dazza Leaver · 22 January 2016 - 20:59
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Sick of PB, gets to 90% and freezes! Moving all my stuff to Flickr!!!

Bong Sigua · 22 January 2016 - 09:26
· · Chrome 47.0 on Mac

Cannot upload just gets stuck, or fails, what's the problem photobucket ?

Rob McCluskey · 21 January 2016 - 23:00
· · Firefox 43.0 on Windows

3 days of outage now... not sure if there is a DDOS going on as the site has been up and down constantly for nearly 3 days.... most annoying is the fact that there are no updates at all from Photobucket to give us an ETA as to when things may be fixed, or even an acknowledgement of the problem.

Shameful behaviour

Marco Antonio Checa Funcke · 21 January 2016 - 21:20
· · Firefox 3.6.19 on Windows

Exactly the same thing, stays forever at 90%. The best result I got so far was a few minutes ago when I tried uploading two photos and one of them somehow managed to get uploaded (ut the other didn't). Haven't had any success since then. I've been trying since yesterday...

Matt Giannini · 21 January 2016 - 21:04
· · Firefox 43.0 on Windows

Same exact thing here Wendy!

What the hell are we supposed to do? This has been going on for a few weeks randomly. I've updated Flash, Shockwave, Java... tried IE in addition to Firefox. Restarted computer. Tried a different computer. Have contacted Photobucket... get nothing but automated response making it sound like its something I'm doing wrong...

Wendy Meredith · 21 January 2016 - 20:38
· · Firefox 43.0 on Windows

Whats going on with photobucket anybody have any ideas trying to upload photos goes to 90% then stops

John Tapster · 21 January 2016 - 19:30
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Your system seems to be in a total mess nothing is working.
Sort it out and fast please

Jose Manuel Martin Fraile · 21 January 2016 - 18:51
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

for a few days tons of problems uploading fotos... i need to work with them...anybody knows whats going on ?

Kayla Avakin · 21 January 2016 - 18:40
· · Safari 600.1.4 on iPhone

I've been trying to upload photos for days now and it's still not letting me. I just wish they would fix this!

Cathi Bulone Campbell · 21 January 2016 - 17:30
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

It's been 48 hrs and Photobucket is not functioning. What's going on?

Mary Anne Reid · 20 January 2016 - 18:08
· · Firefox 43.0 on Windows

Lots of problems trying to upload pictures!! What's going on?

Robyn Gleason · 20 January 2016 - 14:32
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Photobucket is not uploading photos at the moment.

▼ LAST 6 MONTHS ...
Elizabeth Robertson Spry · 6 January 2016 - 23:42
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

I can't open Photobucket at the moment and need it for my IMVU product pictures...it just tellinm me s574 something

Margaret Knight Sypniewski · 27 December 2015 - 18:50
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

I have not been able to get Photobucket to load right in about 4 days now...
Use it all the time since 1900...never had this happen before?

Jackie Velasco · 23 December 2015 - 20:34
· · Chrome 39.0 on Android

All of my photos are gone....there is no error or upload ssayings. It just says no photos uploaded. I trusted photobucket to back up all my photos. Every pic I've took with my phone it'd save to photobucket. I had 9GB of storage used! Sooooo mannyyy memories gone. This just happened a couple of days ago. One day I was showing my family some old photos and the next day I click back in and shows NO photos. I clicked my library thinking it was just my internet, then it showed all of my albums with the cover photos still with them as well as the number of photos in each album. I assumed they were there until I clicked one and said no photos. I gave it a few hours hoping it was just something wrong with photobucket. Until I clicked in again and this time it didn't show any albums at all. Just absolutely nothing this time. I'm so devastated.. I had so many memories in them. I hope its just photobucket being down and my photos can be recovered. No one has my information for my account nor the password to my phone. And I know it wasn't me to accidentally delete them because I had to delete photos one by one when I needed some gone....I tryed getting some help or even just an explanation. But no response...I hope I get them back

Kevin Chamberlain · 16 December 2015 - 15:30
· · Chrome 47.0 on Mac

It doesn't seem to upload even a single jpeg. Gets about 80% of the way then the wheel just spins. But if you then go to your library, you find that it had uploaded after all.

Carlo Lima · 16 December 2015 - 13:52
· · Chrome 46.0 on Chrome OS

Photobucket is not loading photos or allowing you to delete. Will just say wait, then fails all photos trying to upload.

Lee Mcavennie · 16 December 2015 - 10:51
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

I've been having the same problems : Not uploading, not deleting.
No response from customer services.
Need to upload images for my ebay shop.
Been driving me mad.
Opened a new free account (been paying good money for the other that don't work).
Tried upoladin 4 images to the new free one and hey presto - it seems to be working !!!

Jane Kostopoulos · 16 December 2015 - 04:46
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

The image I was trying to upload was a tiff image which photobucket does not support. I uploaded the same image as a jpg image like I always do and it worked.

Lynda Maggard Montgomery · 16 December 2015 - 03:12
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Photobucket is not loading photos or allowing you to delete. Will just say wait, then fails all photos trying to upload.

Kazimiera Chęcińska · 15 December 2015 - 10:27
· · Firefox 42.0 on Windows

I am having the same problem. At first I thought it was my internet connection but this has gone on for a period of days now. What is going on?? Surely they must be aware of it and fixing the problem? Either it doesn't download the pictures at all, or suddenly I have five of the same pictures. It doesn't delete either, so I am stuck with five photos of the same thing. I don't know what is going on. I thought it was just me, but I see now that others are having the same problem.

Aimee Passmore · 15 December 2015 - 07:50
· · Firefox 42.0 on Mac

OMG! PB is driving me nuts. Not uploading, not deleting. Some of us use this for work you know. No support, no customer service. What a pain in the ass

Linda D. Miller · 12 December 2015 - 00:05
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

The upload function isn't working properly. It takes forever to load photos and it also is giving upload errors on some photos and not loading them at all. This has gone on since yesterday dec, 10, 2015

David McAdam · 11 December 2015 - 22:25
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Not working properly - uploads from mobile app messed up - creating duplicate photos that just won't delete even on pc. Tried different computers etc - it freezes up totally when you try to delete anything

Shannon Delane Isbell · 11 December 2015 - 02:48
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

i dont know what photobucket problem is but its taking forever to upload photos or even deleted its been running like this since last night. I wish they get off their butts and fix the problem!

Matt Giannini · 11 December 2015 - 02:16
· · Firefox 42.0 on Windows

Photobucket is all goofed up. Everything takes forever to load... uploads get all screwed up... tried multiple computers too.

Kerrigan Clark · 11 December 2015 - 01:46
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

It wont even respond at all now,. and I can go on any other web site on the net and it works fine, its not my PC

Kerrigan Clark · 11 December 2015 - 01:44
· · Chrome 47.0 on Windows

Photobucket is not working for me right now. It shows me upload but it never does. I can't see a thing.

Kymora Bisquit · 10 December 2015 - 08:59
· · Firefox 42.0 on Windows

Photobucket is not working for me right now. It shows me upload but it never does. I can't see a thing.

Jenn Chladil · 21 November 2015 - 12:47
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

The website won't load period. All the picture links I have are not showing.

Kim Davies · 18 November 2015 - 19:29
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

Pictures not loading for me! Not loading at photobucket or on my blog.

Kyle Honeybourn · 22 September 2015 - 23:55
· · Chrome 45.0 on Windows

can't get to the page. keeps saying an error has occurred. and the url is: www.photobucket.com exceptions

Mike Doc Willey · 10 September 2015 - 13:05
· · Firefox 40.0 on Windows

I am using Firefox 40.0.3 and I get this message:

Sorry, an unexpected error occurred.
Please try again or go back to the previous page.

Beauty Finds For Me · 31 August 2015 - 23:02
· · Firefox 40.0 on Windows

they are not up - they say they are down for maint. How come this site states they are up

Michele BeautyFinds · 31 August 2015 - 22:23
· · Chrome 44.0 on Windows

cannot log into photobucket. All of my folders are messed up and I cannot upload data

▼ MORE THAN 6 MONTHS AGO ...
Dora Painter · 10 June 2015 - 19:24
· · Firefox 38.0 on Windows

Photobucket is not up. It's down. It won't load for me or several others

Steven Flinn · 26 January 2015 - 14:49
· · Chrome 40.0 on Windows

As of 22:48 GMT today, All I am getting is the message "Sorry, an unexpected error occurred' when trying to log into my Photobucket account ... Ant idea's on a resolution to this issue please ?

Sam Barbara Baxter · 4 September 2014 - 03:42
United Kingdom · Tiscali UK Limited · Chrome 36.0 on Windows

Both my photobucket accounts are down and causing issues with ebay, I cannot access any pictures to edit or anything, second time in 3 days not good at all.

Lew Whalley · 4 September 2014 - 02:30
United Kingdom · Three · Chrome 36.0 on Windows

Photobucket's running slow and won't load any of my pics. This is affecting my eBay listings (pictures not appearing on listing) and it also means I can't list any new items as I need the direct picture links for my eBay descriptions. Nightmare.

Nerya Netanel · 4 September 2014 - 02:13
United Kingdom · BT · Chrome 36.0 on Windows

I have no idea why Photobucket is down just for me. Wish I knew who to contact to find out.

Angel Quintana · 21 July 2014 - 20:43
United States · Time Warner Cable · Chrome 36.0 on Mac

definitely down. all my photos are not showing up in my newsletters and i can't even get the website to load on any browser

Elaine Fields · 21 July 2014 - 17:10
United States · Cougar Wireless · Safari 7.0.5 on Mac

I'm about getting tired of PB...... all I'm seeing is a blue box with a ? in all of my Forums and PB

Nate Alig · 17 July 2014 - 08:14
United States · Comcast Cable · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

None of my photo's are showing up in any of the forums I have them posted to. All that shows up is a little box that says "look who's popular."

Elaine Fields · 16 July 2014 - 19:30
United States · Cougar Wireless · Safari 7.0.5 on Mac

Photobucket is saying password recovery is unavailable.. I wasn't trying to recover my password... I pay for this and have over 3500 pics in there.. what the heck is going on... Please advise.

Cindy Lynn · 16 July 2014 - 18:08
United States · Cascade Access · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

I haven't been able to sign in either now for a couple hours. Even when it says my password is wrong ( I know it's right). I try to change it, says THAT FEATURE IS NOT AVAILABLE or something to that nature. Hoping they get up and running soon!

Vincent Veranda · 16 July 2014 - 16:56
United States · FDCservers.net · Firefox 30.0 on Windows

Yep, not letting me on. Thinking something was jazzed with my password, I went to the "I forgot my password" option, even though I log in often so I'm sure I know my password. Then the page says password recovery is not available. Login servers must be down.

Daniel D Sullivan · 12 July 2014 - 12:03
United States · Comcast Cable · Internet Explorer 10.0 on Windows

Photobucket has become very unreliable. I pay for the service and it is often unavailable. Lord knows how they treat others.

Mary Anne Reid · 7 July 2014 - 06:19
United States · Charter Communications · Firefox 29.0 on Windows

well, PB may be "up" but none of my albums will load...so, I don't consider that "up"!!

Keir Boyko · 23 June 2014 - 17:03
Canada · SaskTel · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

and 10 days later, photobucket.com is gone for ever, I just tried it, and it said the server is gone, Do Not Continue to this site.

Janet Cone · 17 June 2014 - 23:26
New Zealand · TelstraClear · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

This page doesn't give a true indication of whether Photobucket is down or down because the server that they are testing and which holds the main page is a different server to the one that handles your logons and account. Unfortunately after accessing this server all other attempt to access photobucket including the main page is redirected to the server that is down.

Sandra Swany Laville J · 13 June 2014 - 11:52
United Kingdom · TalkTalk · Firefox 30.0 on Windows

It's down for me, keeps telling me to try again and nothing happens, need to do my pics on Ebay. Come on photobucket sort it out!

Lauren Bachmann · 13 June 2014 - 11:49
United States · Comcast Cable · Firefox 29.0 on Windows

photobucket isnt coming up at all for me.. it goes to a "yahoo can't find this page" thing like the website doesnt exsist

Pat Roy · 12 June 2014 - 09:54
United States · tw telecom holdings · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

I'm getting errors connecting from all of my browsers. I'm surfing everywhere else fine.

Edith Solveig Neu Baker · 5 May 2014 - 19:29
United States · Verizon FiOS

I can't get in to my account. And there's nothing wrong with my user name and password. It is the one I've been using for ages.

Mary Anne Reid · 30 April 2014 - 07:27
United States · Charter Communications

very, very slow to load, even when I'm only uploading 1 picture... very frustrating

Virginia Cossens · 19 April 2014 - 12:49
United States · Frontier Communications

I cannot access my library. This has been a problem since yesterday.

Kortnie Creamer · 12 April 2014 - 09:34
United States · Suddenlink Communications

I'm logged in but every time I click to go to the next page, the tab closes out. What up with that? :c

Dick Havenaar · 4 April 2014 - 02:50
Netherlands · Chello

Same here, I have 3 accounts on photobucket and guess what, there's one I can't log in, the others work as you may expect... I know my password is right, still it says it is not..!!

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