Outlook down updates — Users report outage and struggle to login to Microsoft email account | The Sun

USERS are reporting issues accessing their Microsoft Outlook accounts.

Reports arose on Monday morning just before 10.30am ET, according to Downdetector, and started to drop over an hour later.

"Outlook on the Web not working," one user wrote.

When trying to access the email site, an error message appears.

“Service Unavailable,” it says, followed by: “HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable.”

The U.S. Sun has reached out to Microsoft but did not immediately hear back.

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  • By Mollie Mansfield

    Issues with 'logging in'

    One user has reported their specific issues.

    "Server issue when trying to log into my email. West Palm beach area," they wrote.

  • By Mollie Mansfield

    '503 error' reports

    One user in South Florida has reported that they are receiving a "503 error."

    Microsoft has said it is investigating the outage reports.

  • By Mollie Mansfield

    Outlook desktop app users reporting issues

    A user on Twitter has revealed that the outage is also affecting those with the Outlook desktop app.

    "This is affecting Outlook desktop app users as well, as myself and my colleagues are having trouble opening emails from the server, opening outlook items or even the app itself!," they wrote.