The German broadcaster ZDF is currently experiencing numerous outages since around 12 noon on September 14th. Viewers report via our fault detector that they are having problems with TV reception, with the media library and with difficulty playing content.
So far we don’t know the reason for the current disruption, but the streaming service RTL+ was already struggling with some disruptions and connection problems this morning. On the short message service X, formerly Twitter, users also exchange information about the broadcasters’ impairments.
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Alternatively, we can recommend that you watch ZDF and many other channels via the two live TV providers Waipu.tv and Zattoo. As soon as there is news about the ongoing outages at the station, we will keep you updated here.
Current disruption map from ZDF
This outage map was last updated on September 22, 2023 at 10:43 p.m. You can find a more current version in our fault reporter for ZDF. We will also try to help you – as far as possible – to resolve the problem.
Cities and regions affected
- Frankfurt am Main
Most common disorders
- Other problems (1.04%)
- Content playback issues (7.29%)
- Login (3.13%)
- TV reception (8.33%)
- Problems with the apps (6.25%)
- Problems with the news (1.04%)
- Media library (68.75%)
- Website (3.13%)
- Problems with ZDF Tivi (0%)
- Problems on Android (0%)
- Problems on iOS (1.04%)
Fault detector from netzwelt.de
We continuously measure the availability of ZDF’s servers and services and show you any problems or disruptions. Here you can find the current fault status for ZDF, support addresses and reports from the manufacturer about this problem. There you can also see whether the disruption is a local or national problem.
You can always see current disruptions and problems in our fault reporter. There we list the most important internet providers, network providers, online games and streaming services for you. You can also use our speed test to check whether there is a problem with your own line.
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