Microsoft Teams, Outlook and other Microsoft 365 services are currently unavailable to thousands of users worldwide due to a network issue. The software maker says it “identified a possible network problemand is troubleshooting to get services back online.
Thousands of users reported problems early this morning around 2:30am ET, with services like Microsoft Teams and Outlook email not loading for many in Europe and Asia. Microsoft lists the following Microsoft 365 services as affected:
It is rare for multiple Microsoft services to experience an outage at the same time. Microsoft Teams was unavailable for two hours in April 2021 after issues blocked connectivity for users in Europe and Asia.
While the Microsoft 365 Status account on Twitter delivers updates to users, the latest tweet from the Microsoft Teams account from 12 hours ago, which recommends that you “set your status to ‘Be right back’ and eat something, buddy.” That is also good advice for a malfunction this early in the morning.