Microsoft is investigating after its services, including messaging system Teams and email platform Outlook, went down for users around the world.
Service status monitoring website Downdetector recorded thousands of users Wednesday morning reporting problems with Outlook, Microsoft 365 and XBox Live.
The site had uncovered 4,132 cases of people complaining of outages with Outlook in the UK as of 7.54am on Wednesday, while 1,971 complaints of Microsoft Teams outages had been reported up until just after 8.10am.
Microsoft 365 Status, an account that views Microsoft 365 service incident updates, tweeted, “We’re investigating issues affecting multiple Microsoft 365 services.”
It later added, “We have identified a potential network issue and are reviewing telemetry to determine next troubleshooting steps.”
The company said it had received reports that the following services were affected: Microsoft Teams, Exchange Online, Outlook, SharePoint Online, OneDrive for Business and Microsoft Graph.
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