Office 365 desktop users having difficulty signing in

Desktop users of Office 365 are having issues signing into their accounts.

According to the Office 365 admin portal, the issue has been going on for more than 4 hours with the following impact:

User impact:Users were unable sign-in with their Office 365 clients and may have seen error messages related to subscription status.

Microsoft has been investigating and have identified a service load balancing issue that impacted connectivity between Office 365 and Azure and resulted in client sign-in issues.

Not all users are affected – only those on the affected infrastructure. According to reports Office on the Web is unaffected.  Microsoft hopes to have more information by 6:30 PM UTC.

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