Outlook not loading (Oct 1) Office 365

Copper Contributor

https://outlook.office.com/mail/inbox  is not loading and the calendar ditto.


Why?  I've had to change to the Outlook desktop app and hate it.


Is it a general issue?  I'm based in the UK

2 Replies

There's an ongoing issue:


Users can't access Exchange Online
EX223208, Exchange Online, Last updated: October 1, 2020 6:50 PM
Start time: October 1, 2020 7:52 AM
Restoring service
User impact
Users may be unable to access Exchange Online using multiple protocols.
Latest message
Title: Users can't access Exchange Online User Impact: Users may be unable to access Exchange Online using multiple protocols. More info: This is an incremental update to provide the latest status on the issue. Current status: While our telemetry indicates that impact has been mitigated for the vast majority of previously affected users, we're continuing work aimed at ensuring the service remains stable and resilient. We're restarting portions of infrastructure that continued performing below optimal thresholds after the update was reverted. This action is part of our ongoing traffic-management optimization procedures to alleviate the remaining impact. Please reference the post from Thursday, October 1, 2020, 5:08 PM (2:08 PM UTC) for complete details on this event. Next update by: Thursday, October 1, 2020, 10:00 PM (7:00 PM UTC)


Hi, yes there is an ongoing worldwide issue, you can follow their official Twitter or just check it out for any live updates: