Elon Musk’s Twitter account not loading old tweets? Billionaire says it’s ‘very strange’


Elon Musk’s Twitter account seems to have a problem after his old tweets don’t appear. This was spotted by one of his fans, Steve Mark Ryan.

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CHICAGO, ILLINOIS APRIL 25: In this photo, Elon Musk’s Tweets are broadcast on a cellphone on April 25, 2022 in Chicago, Illinois.

“Dear everyone, scroll through @elonmusk’s tweets and replies and tell me…” the Twitter user said via his official position.

He even created a poll to ask other users if they can’t see Musk’s old tweets as well. Over 79% of participants said yes.

Now Ryan has caught the eye of the tech CEO. Because of this, the billionaire said it was “very strange indeed!”

Elon Musk’s Twitter account not loading old tweets?

According The New York PostAccording to Elon Musk’s latest report, the problem with Elon Musk’s old tweets is not yet confirmed to be a problem.

On the other hand, its representatives on Twitter also did not provide any statement regarding the issue.

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk uses his mobile device as he sits in the car arriving at the construction site for the new factory, the so-called ‘Giga Factory’.

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Experts have confirmed that the issue affects Musk’s tweets that were posted around 17 hours ago. Posts beyond this time seem to work fine.

On the other hand, Musk shared his expectations. He said he hoped the platform would fix the bug.

The latest tweeting problem on Twitter emerged after the billionaire announced he would put off his $44 billion purchase of the platform until the social media giant proves that only 5% of global users are spam or bots.

But, it is still too early to conclude that the bug issue is related to this announcement.

If you want to see more details about the Elon Musk official account issue, you can visit this link.

Why are old tweets not showing up?

The Twitter official Help Center explained that tweets older than seven days might not appear on the platform due to indexing capacity restrictions.

But, social media clarified that these posts are not really deleted or lost in any way. It’s just that their appearance on the platform is limited.

Now, there are different methods you can try to fix this problem, such as the following:

  • Clear your cookies and browser cache.
  • Try uninstalling and then reinstalling your Twitter app.
  • Check if your VPN is enabled.
  • Reset your internet.

Previously, the feud between AOC and Elon Musk escalated after the US representative announced that she plans to sell his Tesla Model 3.

On the other hand, the “Poor Elon” Twitter trend happened after the billionaire lost around $12 billion in a single day.

For more on Elon Musk and his official Twitter account, always keep your tabs open here on TechTimes.

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