Error: Text Checking Is Temporarily Unavailable

If you see the error "Text Checking Is Temporarily Unavailable" when checking a document, please follow the instructions below:

  1. Make sure that you successfully pass the WebSockets tests here. If any section of your test results says Failed, take a look at this article.
  2. Re-login to the Grammarly Editor:
  3. Check whether you can reproduce the issue with your antivirus software and firewall disabled. If not, make sure that your antivirus and firewall software allows web socket connection to Typically, restrictions can be configured in the "allowed list" or "bypass" section of the antivirus software settings. 

Note: Currently, you can check up to 100,000 characters (including spaces) at a time using the Grammarly Editor. In some cases, users are able to paste documents that exceed 100,000 characters; however, Grammarly may not work as expected. We recommend splitting your document into smaller parts if your document exceeds the limitation and you see this error message. 

If the issue persists, please send the web editor's console log to Grammarly Support. You can bring up the developer tools by either of these methods:

  • Using a keyboard shortcut: F12 on Windows; Cmd+Alt+i on macOS; Ctrl+Shift+J on Linux.
  • From the Chrome menu at the top right of your browser window, select More Tools > Developer Tools

Once you've opened the console as described above, please do the following:

  1. Navigate to the Console tab under Developer Tools.
  2. Right-click on an empty space with the console view.
  3. Click Save As and save the output to a file.
  4. Send the file to Grammarly Support.
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