Users from many countries report the failure of the popular Slack business messenger. In social media, they write about problems with running the application, sending messages or connecting to the server. The failure affected users from, among others, Australia, Singapore, Germany, the Czech Republic and Poland.
Slack business messenger crash
Users informed about the failure of the Slack business messenger in Facebook comments. “Slack doesn’t work on my phone and laptop”, “It doesn’t work in Sydney”, “It doesn’t work in Singapore either”, “Doesn’t work in Belgium”, “I managed to get in, but I can’t send a message” – these are just some of the entries.
The Downdetector portal, where users report service outages or outages, also reported the issue. The data collected by the portal shows that 44 percent. people reported problems with the application, 29 percent. – problems with connections to the server, and 27 percent. – website failure.
Slack on social media confirmed the reports of the trouble. “We are aware of DNS-related connectivity problems that affect a small group of users. The problem was caused by our change and is not related to third-party DNS software and services,” the company explained on Twitter.
Just before 9.00 am Slack reported that “it will take some time for the problem to reach everyone”.
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