Google is going through an outage for some customers in India and several other different international locations as most of its companies and apps have gone down. Google Contacts, Docs, Drive, Gmail, YouTube, and extra are at the moment not working, prompting messages of error in India and extra international locations, together with in Europe and the US. It needs to be famous that YouTube and different companies are working fantastic in the event you open them in incognito mode. YouTube just lately confronted a significant outage for a few hours in early final month, and it seems that the video streaming platform is once more probably the most hit within the outage.
According to Downdetector, YouTube seems to have confronted the brunt of the outage, with over 24,000 circumstances reported as of 5:42pm IST. Gmail, however, reveals over 11,000 circumstances reported as of the identical time. Google Drive and Google website reveals over 400 and 15,000 reviews, respectively, on Downdetector.
Update,9.55pm: Google has now shared an announcement explaining that the difficulty was attributable to an inside storage quota problem, and that each one companies have now been restored. The full assertion is copied beneath.
Update, 6.54pm: YouTube is now totally again after an outage that lasted over an hour. The YouTube staff confirmed by way of a tweet saying: “We’re back up and running! “
Upon opening the YouTube homepage, it merely reveals a ‘one thing went fallacious’ message. YouTube tweeted that the service is certainly going through points and that it has been checked out. The Google Workspace Status Dashboard additionally reveals that almost all of Google’s apps and companies are going through the difficulty, together with Calendar, Sheets, Meet, and Voice. The companies look like restoring slowly, as YouTube has began working for some customers on the time of writing, however not for all.
Back in November, YouTube went down in a worldwide outage. The video platform rectified the difficulty in a span of practically two hours and customers have been knowledgeable by way of a tweet that the companies have been mounted throughout all units and YouTube companies. YouTube did not share a purpose why the outage came about.
You can learn Google’s assertion in full beneath:
“Today, at 3.47AM PT Google experienced an authentication system outage for approximately 45 minutes due to an internal storage quota issue. Services requiring users to log in experienced high error rates during this period. The authentication system issue was resolved at 4:32AM PT. All services are now restored. We apologise to everyone affected, and we will conduct a thorough follow up review to ensure this problem cannot recur in the future.”
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