msn and hotmail - are they down?

  howard64 12:10 16 Nov 2006
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I have tried to log in using 2 different pcs in different properties but get server too busy? Anyone know if they have a problem.

  sil_ver 12:12 16 Nov 2006

Got the same message so I guess they are busy

  josie mayhem 12:13 16 Nov 2006

I've just logged into my hotmail account and no problems with that!

  howard64 12:18 16 Nov 2006

still getting server too busy message

  VoG II 12:25 16 Nov 2006

I get server busy on Hotmail and with Messenger click here

  howard64 12:30 16 Nov 2006

I will make this resolved and would guess that they are having problems. Thanks all.

  nikef 13:34 16 Nov 2006

back up and running now

  anchor 14:11 16 Nov 2006

About 1pm, I was able to contact my friend in Crete via MSN messenger, but not access Hotmail, (server busy).

Hotmail all OK now.

  philly73 14:42 16 Nov 2006

i have same problem.i can sign into messenger but not hotmail.Its now 2.40pm and been trying since 9am ish

  jack 15:02 16 Nov 2006

The Internet being exactly that - a network of computers/servers all talking to each other.
So it takes only one server in a particular loop to go down- and at busy times- the 'hole' will not heal is it is meant to by the system bypassing the fault.
So when servers get busy- it may not actually mean your target server, but a server in your local loop.
NTL in my area was down Yesterday an Tuesday
Others reported their connection as fine..

  Probabilitydrive 17:01 16 Nov 2006

Anyone got lucky and is able to connect to hotmail? My server is still down.

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