[April 04: Mangago down] Today's outages: Mangago, QuickBooks, Foxtel and ParentPay down and not working

This story is being continuously updated…. New updates are being added at the bottom…..

Original story (from Feb 04, 2019) follows:

Parent Pay, which describes itself as a market leading online payment and dinner money management solution for schools and caterers, is currently experiencing issues. The ParentPay portal isn’t currently working with users facing login problems.

parentpay-login-issues

Complainants are taking to social media platforms to highlight the issue. Take a look:

https://twitter.com/bagsofessential/status/1092341262081052672
https://twitter.com/ForestMediator/status/1092341139611500544
https://twitter.com/Gillian95550844/status/1092341138126721024
https://twitter.com/LondonLady11/status/1092340734261370880
https://twitter.com/kerrymatch/status/1092340690913243138

As you can see, users are very annoyed with the service glitching out frequently and are demanding answers.

While the problem continues, we’re yet to come across an official word from the company on the matter.

Rest assured, we’re keeping an active tab on the situation and will update the story as soon as we have more info on the matter. Until then, use the comments section below to share with us your ParentPay experience.

 

Update 1

 

The company has acknowledged the problem saying it’s currently being looked into.

Important: We are currently investigating an issue which is affecting parents/Carers attempting to make payments. We will provide a further update when this is resolved. We apologize for any inconvenience this is causing

Meanwhile:

 

Update 2

 

Now schools have also started notifying about the ongoing ParentPay outage:

https://twitter.com/SydenhamSchool/status/1092357406267506689
https://twitter.com/CrieffHigh/status/1092357203720368128
https://twitter.com/AlsagerSchool/status/1092361279912726529

Foxtel problems

It’s now coming to light that Australia’s Foxtel TV service isn’t currently working at the moment. Users are reporting about the glitch on social media platforms. Here are some reports:

https://twitter.com/mickeytgh/status/1092362007251013632
https://twitter.com/lazzamcdazza/status/1092361998031933442

For its part, Foxtel has confirmed the issue, saying it’s being looked into.

We’ll be updating this section with more information as and when there are any newsworthy updates. Until then, if you have any tips, drop by in the comments section below.

 

Update 1

 

New update from Foxtel on the matter:

QuickBooks outage issue

Now we are seeing reports of QuickBooks service experiencing problems. Users say its not possible to log into the service both through app as well as Web. Take a look at some reports:

https://twitter.com/sjoukedevries/status/1092386902240624640
https://twitter.com/jonhoneyball/status/1092384599651557376

What’s good is the team behind the service is officially acknowledged the issue, and has said it’s being worked on.

https://twitter.com/QuickBooksUK/status/1092386310952812544

We’ll be updating this section with more information as and when there are any newsworthy updates. Until then, share your QuickBooks experience in the comments section below.

Mangago website down

Reports are now pouring in that the popular Mangago website is currently inaccessible.

https://twitter.com/CJejoon/status/1092403221425876992
https://twitter.com/btsxfaizel/status/1092403129729990657
https://twitter.com/Joda_Superwomen/status/1092402431550472192

There’s currently no information as to what happened, but we can confirm the site isn’t accessible currently.

mangago-down

We’ll update this story with more information as and when we notice something newsworthy.

Update (April 04, 2020)

Going by reports proliferating on Twitter, Mangago is down and not working for many as of writing this. Take a look at what some of those affected have to say:

oh my God i thought i was the only one whose mangago wasnt working so i searched on twt- ITS DOWN?! i was in the middle of reading something pls let the shutdown be temporaryLoudly crying faceLoudly crying faceLoudly crying face #mangago
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Wait is mangago like SHUT DOWN SHUT DOWN?? I WAS IN THE MIDDLE OF READING THIS ISNT FAIR
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