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Technology Apple says it resolved outage that knocked out the App Store for some customers

23:10  24 january  2020
23:10  24 january  2020 Source:   usatoday.com

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Apple said it resolved the “weird errors” that prevented some customers Friday from completing purchases, updating apps or managing subscriptions inside the company’s App Store.

a screenshot of a cell phone: Apple's System Status page acknowledges an App Store issue.© Edward C. Baig Apple's System Status page acknowledges an App Store issue.

Several users reported App Store problems on Twitter, which Apple acknowledged on its “System Status” webpage.

It is unclear how widespread the issue was, and Apple didn't reveal what caused the snags.

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One person told the “AppleInsider” site that he or she suspected a "system-wide outage" and spent more than 15 minutes trying to contact Apple support about the problem.

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Many of Apple 's online services are currently out of action, with the App Store and Apple TV being just two that people are struggling with. At time of writing the outage has been going on for over an hour. The @AppleSupport account is busy sending out stock responses to people asking about the

Apple ’s System Status webpage indicates today that some users may experience problems with the App Store . The company says that App Store users “are experiencing a problem with this service,” and that they are “investigating this issue.”.

The problems began surfacing around midmorning Friday, and the Downdetector website received a peak of 504 reports at 11:47 a.m.

The verified Apple Support Twitter account said, “We apologize for any inconvenience. An issue was identified with the App Store, and we are working to get this resolved.”

The Apple Support Twitter account directed people to a resource page about what to do when users can’t connect to the App Store, iTunes Store or other Apple services.

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Apple said on Thursday that it has resolved an issue that prevented some customers from accessing services including iTunes and the App Store . The server issue was reported earlier on Thursday by 9to5Mac.

The company asked users on Twitter to report any further snags.

Are you experiencing issues? Contact @edbaig on Twitter or send email to ebaig@usatoday.com

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: Apple says it resolved outage that knocked out the App Store for some customers

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