Apple users face trouble in accessing data, setting up and signing in on the device.
Apple iCloud Outage:
Starting yesterday at 3:15 PM IST, Apple experienced an outage with its iCloud services preventing the user from:
- logging into the service,
- accessing files, stored on iCloud
- or setting up new devices.
In addition, the services also include – the new Apple Watch and HomePod mini as well, not just iPhones or iPads.
Users started reporting the issue and An Apple user tweeted, “hey there, is there an estimate of when the Apple ID sign-in issue will be resolved? Trying to set up my mom’s new iPad and HomePod mini but keep running into sign-in issues”
“We are experiencing a high capacity at this time which is impacting your ability to set up iCloud, please try back in a couple of hours,” Apple replied to the tweet.
However, Apple states that the issues were resolved at 4:35 PM EST today, 36 hours after the outage originally started.
In short, the company has not clarified the cause of the outage.