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30.Apr.2016
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30.Apr.2016
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01.May.2016
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01.May.2016
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01.May.2016
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02.May.2016
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02.May.2016
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02.May.2016
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Having Problems with Accessing Photobucket.com?
▼ LAST 7 DAYS ...
Jay Sheisskopf · 26 April 2016 - 20:10
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Everything went screwy w/ photobucket. it's back up and most of my images are now, but some are still down, and show in my bucket still being there, yil you try to click on them (as others have mentioned)...other screwy things on my profile like new folders automatically created and moved some images there (these still work ironically? yet others dont)

Ardis E. Parshall · 26 April 2016 - 15:08
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Photobucket usually works very well. When it goes down -- as it has been down for the past day! -- it has some of the worst customer service on the planet. Never an update, never any customer contact, never anything that helps us have any confidence that you will correct the problem anyday soon.

Joshua Dal Santo · 26 April 2016 - 06:27
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

Issue still no properly fixed!

J Lenni Dorner · 26 April 2016 - 03:59
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Half the images have been replaced with "your image was not linked properly" errors. Not just on my site, but others as well.

Bethany John · 26 April 2016 - 03:10
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Fffffff

thanks photobucket.... just what my site needs. good grief

Mik Cha Son · 26 April 2016 - 03:02
· · Firefox 40.1.0 on Windows

Gee Photophucket ... thanks for losing your site , now my business is not making money ....and all my thousands of pics online are phucked ...

Joshua Dal Santo · 26 April 2016 - 02:50
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

Seriously get your shit together PHOTO BUCKET!! Bunch of useless morons!!

Teresa Cotham · 26 April 2016 - 02:37
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

not loading any images at photobucket

Alexandra Jane · 26 April 2016 - 02:24
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Slow loading and down for me on sites I use too.

Nenedono Nenedono · 26 April 2016 - 02:14
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

All of my images are replaced with ugly-looking "your image was not linked properly" errors ):

Chuck Barr · 26 April 2016 - 02:13
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

Photobucket will display my thumbnails, but will not open my images.

Sandra Payne · 26 April 2016 - 01:05
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

It worked fine this morning, but now I get the link error message: "OOPS! Your image was linked incorrectly. Please visit your account for correct link". No pictures are on showing in my library either. I don't think this has happened before. Wonder if they were hacked?

Ulla Isotalo · 26 April 2016 - 00:59
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Second time within days photobucket links not working in ebay or photobucket home page, so down for me as well, cannot see but names of the links, no photos visible. Last time reprted took them 48 hours to fix not good!

Ray Taylor · 26 April 2016 - 00:53
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

can't access images and links not working

Karen Mueller · 26 April 2016 - 00:46
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Problem with all my pictures on eBay. My whole site is messed up.

Cec Chavez · 26 April 2016 - 00:45
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

....irony - when on the website while the pictures won't load - the doggone video ads are still playing!

Cec Chavez · 26 April 2016 - 00:42
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

I had loaded an image on to a forum and it worked fine for about 1/2 day. Now it is saying something is wrong with the link. I also cannot get any of the photos to actually load when I'm on the photobucket website.

Jessica Pinon · 26 April 2016 - 00:24
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

pretty much what is happening is everything being described by the other comments

Ardis E. Parshall · 26 April 2016 - 00:04
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

I know better than to expect a response directly from Photobucket, but for others who are wondering if you're the only one experiencing problems, NO, you are NOT. No images are showing up on my blog that are older the past three days. I can upload new images, but none of the older links work.

Robin Harris Dwyer · 26 April 2016 - 00:04
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

please fix it photobucket! all of my ebay listings are affected!

Timothy Matthew Haggerty · 25 April 2016 - 23:46
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Says links aren't working correctly for all of my images- hopefully this will be resolved soon.

Julianne Sheetz · 25 April 2016 - 23:39
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

I can't see my images. Come on photobucket. I pay for your service!

Einar Andrae · 25 April 2016 - 23:31
· · Firefox 44.0 on Windows

Links are not working and my library shows no images...

Angela Rogers · 25 April 2016 - 23:12
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

None of the Photobuckets links are working. Half of the buttons on my site aren't working now.

John Smith · 25 April 2016 - 22:35
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

April 25 2016 Photobucket links are not working. Although I was able to upload an image, no images are visible in my library.

▼ LAST 30 DAYS ...
Mike Fisher · 18 April 2016 - 20:23
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

It's hung today.

Rhona Briggs · 18 April 2016 - 15:43
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Can't get on the photobucket website at all? What is happening?

Steve Pritchard · 18 April 2016 - 12:16
· · Internet Explorer 10.0 on Windows

Continual timeouts while trying to log-in. Starting to reach the end of my time with this service, I think. Feels like it is on its last legs.

Martina Fulton · 18 April 2016 - 02:32
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

my account is not showing it's images but my sister's account it working

Elaine Fields · 18 April 2016 - 01:47
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

Why does my page where Log In says plans and all my picturess are gone.. It's say I have this USING 7.7 GB OF 22.4 GB (34.60%)
saying I have only used 7.7 GB of 22 GB.. I have over 34% left.
Please help .. what is going on... I have a lot of persona picutes in there.

Lainey Thomas · 17 April 2016 - 17:34
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Yes all my images are invisible too

John Farabee · 17 April 2016 - 15:36
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Still not working....

Amanda Viola · 17 April 2016 - 03:57
· · Firefox 45.0 on Linux

I can't see my pics on Photobucket. I thought someone hacked my account so I changed my password and email. Hope this gets resolved soon!

John Farabee · 17 April 2016 - 03:47
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Photobucket site works but all photos are invisible.

Rachna Saini · 17 April 2016 - 03:31
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Site loads fine but pictures are all appearing broken everywhere. It was fine last night, just started today.

Autumn Noire · 17 April 2016 - 02:32
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

photos aren't loading for me but the site itself is running fine

Fred Learn · 14 April 2016 - 23:37
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Yep, down for me definitely---all photo links aren't working. But---guess it will get going again soon enough....

David Colton · 14 April 2016 - 23:34
· · Firefox 45.0 on Mac

Photobucket is suddenly down for me and all my photo links are broken. Anyone else?

Pui Jampakao · 12 April 2016 - 15:40
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

always down !!! when it will be work again ? does somebody know ?

Glass Ankles · 12 April 2016 - 15:27
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

the actual photobucket address is down, the s263.photofukit blah blah blah krap

▼ LAST 6 MONTHS ...
Catherine Ann Walker · 17 March 2016 - 11:00
· · Chrome 35.0 on Windows

I have my photobucket account linked to my YUKU acc't but my pictures will not load. I have tried unlinking it then re linking, have tried refreshing the page.. Nothing. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
Thank you

Sarah Corona · 12 March 2016 - 19:20
· · Safari 9.0 on iPhone

Is anyone else's photo bucket out timing out

Supul Sapukotana · 12 March 2016 - 16:51
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

images are not displaying, nothing works. tried everything and sent over 10 emails. still no reply. will never come again.

Elaine Fields · 11 March 2016 - 15:36
· · Safari 9.0.3 on Mac

Can't get into my PB.. why???? again

Nic Collins · 27 February 2016 - 13:10
· · Firefox 44.0 on Mac

several .png images i've uploaded to photobucket and them linked to display on another page have suddenly decided to display themselves as a completely different image (all the same image incidentally) both on photobucket and on the website they're linked to. what's going on???

Jen Ochsner · 23 February 2016 - 02:18
· · Chrome 48.0 on Android

My app on my phone is still not letting me view my library. It's been almost a month. I'm so frustrated. Is anyone else having issues viewing your albums from the app?

Jen Ochsner · 13 February 2016 - 06:54
· · Chrome 48.0 on Android

Photobucket app on my phone has not worked now for a couple of weeks. When I try to view my library, it says there is an error retrieving my albums. Very frustrating. Had to upload photos from my phone to the website, not the app. Then go onto my laptop to move the photos to the albums I wanted them to go to. Very inconvenient. Please fix asap!

Vera Vautier Kockler · 11 February 2016 - 19:48
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

after using the edit and replace original feature for years, all of a sudden it does not work &* i can't get any help from their support(?) group. what it does is generate a copy with additional characters in the name rather than replacing the original

Matt Giannini · 5 February 2016 - 18:25
· · 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.

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?

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?

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????

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

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.

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?!

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!

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...

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?

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".

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?

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.

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