Some Apple iCloud Services Experiencing Outage [Update: Fixed]

Some of Apple's iCloud services are experiencing an outage at the current time, according to Apple's System Status page.

iCloud General Feature
‌iCloud‌ Bookmarks and Tabs, ‌iCloud‌ Calendar, ‌iCloud‌ Contacts, iCloud Drive, ‌iCloud‌ Keychain, ‌iCloud‌ Mail, ‌iCloud‌ Web Apps, and ‌iCloud‌ Storage upgrades are having problems, as is iCloud Photos. Apple says that these services may be slow or unavailable for some users.

There is no word on when a fix might be implemented, but the issues have been ongoing since 2:05 p.m. Eastern Time. We'll update this article when the issue is resolved.

Update 4:52 p.m. ET: Apple says that the ‌iCloud‌ outage issue has been resolved.

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Top Rated Comments

ponzicoinbro Avatar
16 weeks ago
This is very simple to fix. Follow the steps below:

1. Put the computer to sleep.

2. Stretch your neck.

3. Stand up and go make coffee.

4. Come back later, wake up the computer and you’ll see everything works.
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Villarrealadrian Avatar
16 weeks ago
Noooo, no, no, nooo my poooorn!
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
planteater Avatar
16 weeks ago
iCloud is fine. It’s a scheduled update. Apple is rolling out the code to serve ads in each cloud based app.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Danoc Avatar
16 weeks ago
I gave up on iCloud tabs a long time ago.
Score: 1 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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