Microsoft 365 down for many, including Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business

Microosft Teams iOS and Surface
Microosft Teams iOS and Surface (Image credit: Windows Central)

What you need to know

  • Several Microsoft 365 services are down at the moment.
  • Skype for Business, Microsoft Teams, SharePoint Online, and several other services are affected.
  • The issue appears to be isolated to the Eastern United States.

Updated December 13, 2019: This issue was fixed, as expalined my Microsoft on Twitter.

Microsoft 365 services are down for some users at the moment. The outage affects Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business, SharePoint Online, and other services. According to Microsoft, the outage appears to be isolated to people in the Eastern United States.

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Microsoft shares more details on the Office status page (opens in new tab). That page should be updated when the issue is resolved.

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  • Who lives in Easter states?
  • Thanks for this update, Sean, good to know, as my company had issues Thursday evening w/ both Teams and Skype for Business.