Microsoft stated late Monday a current change it launched seemingly precipitated a significant outage, affecting customers’ entry to a number of Microsoft 365 providers, together with Outlook.com and Microsoft Groups.
The developer of Home windows and Workplace software program stated it didn’t “observe a rise in profitable connections” even after it rolled again the change to mitigate the affect.
“A second in the past nothing was working, then I went into information in Groups and it was working, now nothing is working. Effectively I assume now I’ve an excuse to not do work and watch TV,” one Twitter consumer tweeted.
“We’re pursuing mitigation steps for this situation. In parallel, we’re rerouting visitors to alternate techniques to supply additional aid to the affected customers,” Microsoft stated on its status page, with out specifying what number of customers had been affected.
A number of different Twitter customers complained that the outage meant they may miss their job interviews and deadline for school assignments.
The Xbox maker additionally said they had been working to guage different options whereas they examine the foundation explanation for the outage.
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