Facebook Live Not Working — How to Fix?

Your Facebook Live is not working? Either you can’t live stream to Facebook, or having problem watching the live stream, this is a very annoying issue. And it is in fact a very common one.

However, there has been some effective ways to fix this issue. Here we have compiled a list of them in this post. Just take a look at them below.

Try another web browser

Perhaps the browser you’re using is not working properly with Facebook Live. You can try another browser and see if this helps.

Check your antivirus

Is your antivirus program or firewall interrupting your Facebook connection? This is usually the reason why you’re having your Facebook Live issue. You should check your antivirus to make sure it isn’t blocking Facebook. If it is, trying putting it in the whitelist, or disable the antivirus program temporarily (be careful for what you’re browsing when it’s off). Then see if this fixes the issue.

Restart your network connection

Step 1: Turn off your device used to connect to Facebook.

Step 2: Turn off your router and modem and disconnect them from the power source.

Step 3: Leave them for several minutes.

Step 4: Reconnect all these devices to power, and turn them back on.

Step 5: Check to see if this helps you fix your Facebook Live not working issue.

Clear your browser cache (on Windows)

Step 1: On your browser, press the Ctrl, Shift and Del keys.

Step 2: Set the time range to cover all your browser data, then select cookies and cache to delete.

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Step 3: Click the clear button to clear these data.

Step 4: Open Facebook and see if Live works again.

Has any of the fixes above worked for you? Or do you have any other effective ways to fix the Facebook Live not working issue? Tell us by leaving a comment below!

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