Replace: In response to a message by Google on G Suite, “We count on to resolve the issue affecting a majority of customers of Google Calendar at 6/18/19, 10:40 AM (PST). Please word that this timeframe is an estimate and should change. The affected customers are unable to entry Google Calendar.”
Google Calendar went offline for a number of hours Thursday morning, leaving thousands and thousands of customers with out their each day agenda. As an alternative of a day full of back-to-back conferences and well timed reminders, customers are as a substitute being “handled” to an error message after they verify their schedule.
Customers started to complain in regards to the outage simply after 7 a.m. PT, based on Down Detector. The corporate tweeted that Google Calendar was experiencing a “service disruption” about 40 minutes later.
In response to the Google web page on Down Detector, the problem is affecting customers everywhere in the globe. Whereas undeniably annoying for anybody who depends on Google’s cloud-based calendar service, it’s fortuitously solely affecting Google Calendar and never any of Google’s different companies. That signifies that Gmail, Google Docs, Google Maps and the remaining look like in working order.
A Mashable report says that the Google Calendar cell app and third-party cell apps that use Google Calendar information appear to be working. That ought to present a workaround if you happen to’re determined to retrieve some essential little bit of details about your day forward.
This isn’t the primary time there’s been an issue with Google as of late. Early this month, a big Google Cloud outage precipitated a lot of totally different companies to go down, which relied on the search big. These included the Google-run Gmail and YouTube, together with Snapchat and ecommerce and point-of-sale platform Shopify.
The outage comes after each Instagram and the PlayStation Community suffered main outages final week.
It’s not clear how lengthy the Google Calendar outage is more likely to final. A Google G-Suite web page reads, “We’re investigating experiences of a problem with Google Calendar. We are going to present extra data shortly. The affected customers are unable to entry Google Calendar.”
Given how many individuals depend on Calendar each day, we’re guessing that is prime precedence in Mountain View, California, proper now.
As per ordinary throughout a serious outage, Google Calendar customers took to Twitter to joke (and put up GIFs) about their agenda confusion through the outage. With out Google Calendar, how do you even know what day it’s?
When google calendar crashes on the workplace pic.twitter.com/lhhlUCu8Fr
— Jace Goodwin (@thejacegoodwin) June 18, 2019
Google Calendar is down
Folks proper now pic.twitter.com/LioNBin5em
— Shan (@shanuddin889) June 18, 2019
We’ll be monitoring the outage and can replace this put up with the most recent developments.