Google is disabling the “Request Indexing” feature of the URL Inspection tool.
While this is temporary, the feature will be disabled for at least a few weeks.
Google is disabling “Request Indexing” in order to make infrastructure changes, the company says in an announcement:
We have disabled the “Request Indexing” feature of the URL Inspection Tool, in order to make some infrastructure changes. We expect it will return in the coming weeks. We continue to find & index content through our regular methods, as covered here: https://t.co/rMFVaLht6V
— Google Webmasters (@googlewmc) October 14, 2020