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Microchip website down

Postby ric » Sat May 05, 2018 1:35 pm

All of Microchip.com, including the forum, seems to be down right now.

microchip.com reports :
Under Construction

The site you are trying to view does not currently have a default page. It may be in the process of being upgraded and configured.


and the forums report:
The page cannot be found
The page you are looking for might have been removed, had its name changed, or is temporarily unavailable.
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Re: Microchip website down

Postby drh » Sat May 05, 2018 2:35 pm

I don't know whether to laugh or cry. ;)
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Re: Microchip website down

Postby Jim.Nickerson » Sat May 05, 2018 2:43 pm

still down here also
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Re: Microchip website down

Postby Jim.Nickerson » Sat May 05, 2018 4:30 pm

status changed to:
www.microchip.com will be temporarily unavailable while performing planned maintenance and upgrades.
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Re: Microchip website down

Postby Jim.Nickerson » Sat May 05, 2018 5:49 pm

And now back up
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Re: Microchip website down

Postby drh » Sat May 05, 2018 9:20 pm

Jim.Nickerson wrote:status changed to:
http://www.microchip.com will be temporarily unavailable while performing planned maintenance and upgrades.


"Upgrades"? :o
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Re: Microchip website down

Postby ric » Mon May 07, 2018 12:03 am

"Planned" ??
If it was planned, wouldn't you have placed a notice on the website & forum advising of upcoming downtime...
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Re: Microchip website down

Postby ric » Mon May 21, 2018 10:28 am

Forum is readable, but cannot post or reply in any topics.
This looks like something that happened a lot a year or two ago, but even switching to the "mobile" theme doesn't help today.
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Re: Microchip website down

Postby jtemples » Mon May 21, 2018 6:44 pm

"Unread posts" shows the most recent post is from 9 hours ago.
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Re: Microchip website down

Postby jtemples » Mon May 21, 2018 10:24 pm

It's back up, but showing "Powered by APG vNext Trial" as the page title.
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