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Xbox Live Finally Back Up After Major Outage For Over 5 Hours

Updated: Aug 10, 2021

Update 26/02/2021 10:56am: Xbox Live is now up and running. Players worldwide can now access their accounts again.

Credit: Microsoft/Xbox

Xbox Live is currently down worldwide.

Players have reported being unable to access their accounts since 5am on Friday morning, 26 February 2021 and have taken to Twitter and other social media platforms to raise the alarm and know if other players have the same experience.

According to the Xbox status website, players will be unable to access their account, the in-console store or play games that are connected to the cloud as of this article’s publication. Multiplayer will also be unavailable until the issue is fixed.

Microsoft is currently working on the situation since 4:15am SGT and has reported being close to resolving the issue at 10:10am SGT.

We’ll update you when Xbox Live is up again.


Written by John Paul Joaquin

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