i m unable to open facebook.com

asked 2012-12-12 08:50:36 -0600

sri gravatar image

I m new to fedora 16.. i have installed firefox and opera, but I m unable to connect to facebook.com it worked fine the first time I opened it on both the browser, but then it stopped working. thanx.

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If you can access other sites like Google, then check whether you are behind a proxy. You may use an online tool like this. If you are behind a proxy, then most probably that proxy is intercepting your requests and blocking access to facebook.

Jomoos gravatar imageJomoos ( 2012-12-12 09:59:47 -0600 )edit

This could also be a DNS issue. Facebook is blocked by a number of countries, organizations, and employers. Needless to say, Fedora does not block access to Facebook or control your environment.

randomuser gravatar imagerandomuser ( 2012-12-13 16:15:57 -0600 )edit