Facebook ‘Could Not Communicate with the Server’ Fix

Many iOS 7 Facebook users are getting an ‘Error Signing In: Could not communicate with server’ message after signing in through the Facebook menu in the Settings page.

Facebook Error Signing In

Facebook ‘Error Signing In’ Fix

1. Go to Settings > Privacy > Facebook

Facebook Erorr Signing In: Could not communicate with the server

2. Disable Facebook

Facebook Erorr Signing In: Could not communicate with the server

3. Log into Facebook through Settings > Facebook

Facebook Erorr Signing In: Could not communicate with the server

Once logged in, you can re-enable the privacy setting for Facebook.

Facebook ‘Error Signing In’ Fix #2

1. Log into your Facebook on your computer and click on the gears icon

FB-Settings

2. Go to Settings > Security > Recognized Devices

3. Click the ‘Edit’ button and ‘Remove’ the Facebook for iPad

Remove-FB

4. On the iPad, go to Settings > General > Reset

5. Press ‘Reset Location & Privacy’ and confirm

Reset-Locations-Privacy

If the above solution did not work and you have recently changed your password on your Facebook account, please revert back to the old password and try logging in again from the Facebook menu in the Settings page.

4 Comments

  1. My friend, the #2, disable facebook.. May problem is there is no facebook button to off only at screen is ” Applications that have requested access to your facebook account will appear here” only that, the button for facebook to off was nothing in short nothing is there, so still I can solve my facebook problems, can help me plss..

    • I had to reinstall the app but went to settings b4 I opened it and turned FB off everything until I logged into the app. Hope that helps it gave me fits for days!

  2. Try this:
    From a browser: – facebook – settings – security: remove your Ipad from aproved units.
    On your Ipad: settings – general – reset – reset location and Privacy

    seems to work for me 🙂

  3. Try this:
    From a browser: – facebook – settings – security: remove your Ipad from recognized units.
    On your Ipad: settings – general – reset – reset location and Privacy

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