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Zoom investigating tech problems with video tool as kids head back to school.Read To Know The Details.

This Pandemic has shifted the normal working and schooling atmosphere to an online mode. Urgent need of the hour is of a  resilient working online system. When searching for good options Zoom, Google, and Down Detector Meet are the few apps that people look up to. An increasing number of people are reporting issues with Zoom on Monday morning as Americans wake up and start their work shifts and kids start the school year remotely.

Keep on reading further to find out more.

According to Down Detector, a platform that monitors app outages, the problems started at around 7:30 ET. A live outage map shows hot spots on most of the East Coast. People are also experiencing glitches in Texas, and around Chicago and Detroit.

Issues Faced By People

The primary issue seems to be that people are having a hard time logging in. Zoom said on its service status website that the company is in the “process of deploying a fix across our cloud.” Zoom meetings and webinars on the platform’s website are experiencing “partial” disruptions.

Of the people reporting problems with the video conferencing platform, 75% reported issues logging in, 12% had problems with the website while 13% are struggling with the server connection.

Zoom lets users known on Twitter that it’s looking into the problems.

A person having a group meeting through Zoom on their laptop.

“We have received reports of users being unable to start and join Zoom Meetings and Webinars. We are currently investigating and will provide updates as we have them,” the platform said in a tweet.

Others are having issues with working remotely.  Beth Hudson of Maine says she can’t share a slideshow during a meeting. “I can’t start my work meeting. Help!” posted Lisa Marshall.

Of the people reporting problems with the video conferencing platform,75% reported issues logging in, 12% had problems with the website while 13% are struggling with the server connection.

They platform clarified and apoligized in a tweet. According to them, they received reports of users being unable to start and join Zoom Meetings and Webinars. They are currently investigating and will provide updates as we have them. Also, they sincerely apologize for any inconvenience.