Monday April 26, 2021


Trouble searching for files

Issue summary:
On April 26, 2021 around 4:20 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. PDT, some customers had trouble searching for files in Slack or listing files via Slack API. Approximately 20% of the requests made during this period were affected.

We discovered some servers weren't working as expected, and these servers had stopped responding to requests. We removed some of the servers and restarted the affected service on other servers to resolve the issue.

9:00 AM PST

We've deployed a fix and we believe this issue should now be resolved. Please reach out to us at if you have any further trouble.

Thank you for bearing with us. We'll be back with an issue summary soon.

6:28 PM PST

Some customers may be experiencing errors when searching for or listing files via Slack or the API. We're very sorry for the disruption, and we're working to resolve this.

5:55 PM PST

Services affected