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I attempted to visit the Data Explorer today and received this message:


The requested URL could not be retrieved

While trying to retrieve the URL: http://odata.stackexchange.com/stackoverflow/queries

The following error was encountered:

Connection to Failed The system returned:

(111) Connection refused The remote host or network may be down.

Please try the request again.

Your cache administrator is webmaster.

Does anyone else get this error?

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There have apparently been some fuzzy issues with Azure, causing intermittent outages. It's been reported frequently over the past few days‌​. – Grace Note Jul 19 '10 at 12:39

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Down for everyone, according to


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lol didn't know about that website thanks. – Gage Jul 19 '10 at 12:41
lately a few of us have seen incorrect results from dfeojm - sometimes reporting outage hours after the resource is restored. – Sky Sanders Jul 24 '10 at 13:09

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