Outage hits Gmail users around world

The Google signage is seen at the company's offices in New York

You are not alone.

Gmail and Google Drive appeared to be down for numerous users worldwide on Tuesday evening.

Gmail and Google Drive are reportedly facing an outage around the world, with hundreds of users from different countries unable to receive emails.

In a statement, Google too has acknowledged the issue.

There have also been reports of Google Drive being down. "We are continuing to investigate this issue". According to the site DownDetector, the majority affected customers are experiencing log-in errors while others are having problems with attachments and receiving messages. We will provide an update by 3/13/19, 11:14 AM detailing when we expect to resolve the problem.

"Woohoo - loving not being able to access any of my files", one man tweeted. "Check your network and try again".

Outage Report has taken almost 500 reports of email sending issues, emails being down and email reading issues in the past 20 minutes alone. Many users reported that they were greeted with a Black screen when they tried using the Street View feature.

It looks like these services are down for some users globally.



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