AO3 down status and problems

Is AO3 down or are you having any other problems? Archive of Our Own can now and then have issues with a few areas, such as login not working, loading of pages and of course worst case is when servers completely go down. is one of the best sites for fanart etc, in a way similar to It is a site that also has fandoms, TV shows, and projects from users, movies and video games. If you have an AO3 account it allows you to share your own fanworks, get notifications, join challenges and so much more.

What is your AO3 status? It has been said many users migrated to AO3, was you one of them?

AO3 status reports for Saturday 24th of July 2021

To find out if AO3 is down right now, see reports below.

Problems with AO3? Share issues with Is Down Right Now readers:

  • Bunty

    This site was down for like 4 hours, but is now up again thank god as i want to share stuff.

  • Tobias

    AO3 might be back onine but the ages are taking ages to load for me, seems to be mega slow loading.

  • Criss

    Is anyone having issues uploading fanart?

  • James

    Was down for like 5 hours for me. Seemed like a lifetime when you cannot get online.

  • Stellar Artistic

    I can’t even access the page at all tonight.

  • Fairy Niamh

    Error 503 while trying to post

  • Rinkame

    not allowing posting

  • MadameAzazel

    AO3 is down as of 4/2/17
    According to their Twitter page, they still haven’t found the cause of the site being down. And they also updated the servers so that could also contribute to the site being down.

  • Helen

    When I am posting work to a series i am seeing an error 500 message.

  • Rebecca

    Love to know what this Error 503 is when opening AO3. The wholse site seems to be offline for me.

  • Skye Watson

    Not working, it says “503 Service Unavailable
    No server is available to handle this request.” whenever I try to access a fic, the rest of the site is working fine.

  • amanda

    503 again ugg

  • Narajani Altmayer

    Can’t click “I agree/consent to its Terms”. It’s there but I can’t click it.

  • Narajani Altmayer

    Can’t click “I agree/consent to its Terms”. It’s there but I can’t klick it.