Google Docs is an essential service used by millions of people worldwide, however, today an outage has seen dozens flock to social media to question Google. Website Down Detector has shown a huge increase in issues reported in the past two hours, with the majority of the problems saying the App isn’t loading.
Frustrated users have taken to social media to complain about not being able to access Google Drive.
One person said: “ Hey @Google , @googledrive is not working correctly. #SOS”
Another added: “Can’t create new documents – google drive… frustrating to say the least!”
A third said: “Still ongoing. No sign of resolution yet.”
Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Sheets and Google Slides are all reported to have issues.
On the Dashboard, the current message from Google reads: “We’re investigating reports of an issue with Google Drive. We will provide more information shortly.
“The affected users are able to access Google Drive, but are seeing error messages, high latency, and/or other unexpected behavior.
“Affected user are unable to create new documents.”