The world’s top online storage platform Google Drive and Docs were down for some users in US and other places for a brief period. People were not able to use these services because of a glitch as some users got error messages.
People started experiencing the Google Drive and Docs disruption at IST 10:10 pm on Monday. Soon the news spread that Google Drive is down. As the technical issue is observed by many users the Google jumped into check their systems.
Response from the Google reported that services like Docs, Slides and Drive are having certain issues. They posted on the G Suite Status dashboard about the technical issue and confirmed they are investigating the same.
We’re investigating reports of an issue with Google Drive. We will provide more information shortly. The affected users are unable to access Google Drive.
In just 15 minutes the Google confirmed that Google Drive is restored for some users and in 1 hour they fixed everything with Drive, Docs and Slides.
The problem with Google Drive should be resolved. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience and continued support. Please rest assured that system reliability is a top priority at Google, and we are making continuous improvements to make our systems better.
Many users were not able to use the services like Google Docs, Drive and Slides for this brief period. They posted messages on the twitter. Emma Benson from Illinois has posted this fun meme which has got good number of likes.
Me right now because Google Drive is down and I have work to do pic.twitter.com/SFQae2hvln— emma benson (@Bensonville18) January 27, 2020