Google Apps Known Issues
Domain Administration & Billing Known IssuesAdministration
Description: Changes made to Advanced Authentication options in cPanel between February 29, 2016 and March 31, 2016 may not have been recorded in the Admin Audit Logs
Description: The Drive reports available via Admin Console > Reports and the Reports API are subject to unavailability and delays. Please note that the Drive audit log is not affected for Google Apps Unlimited customers.
Product Known IssuesGmail & Groups
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Description: Users trying to submit the same document as a new template will receive a message stating the template already exists.
Workaround: Create a copy of the document, set it's visibility setting to either People at <your domain> can find and access or a more public option, and submit the copied document to the gallery.
Description: The OS X operating system identifies a group of files in a directory as a "package", although the package will appear as a single file when viewed in Finder or other OSX tools. Other operating systems like Windows and Linux do not support this type of package directory, and ,currently, neither does Drive.
Workaround: While the files will appear as folders in Drive, they will display normally once opened.
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Description: Some users are not able to initiate one-to-one conversations with a subset of their contacts list. Affected conversations must contain no messages and must have been idle for at least 10 days.
Workaround:No workaround at this time.
Description: When there are multiple Calendar events with the same Hangouts video call link attached, the call will be available only to the external invitees of the first call. If an external user is invited to a named Hangout, but he was not invited to the previous call, the message "This party is over" will be displayed.
Workaround: Use a new meeting name when the list of invitees is different from the first meeting instance.
Description: This issue pertains to a small subset of Google Apps users who:
- Currently use Google Talk (as opposed to Google Hangouts)
- Have never previously upgraded to Google Hangouts and downgraded back to Google Talk
- Have chat history enabled
For users who meet these criteria, it’s possible that chats sent and received from 11:00AM PST January 13 to 8:00AM PST January 21 are not visible in chat archives in Gmail or Google Vault.
To further clarify the scope of the issue, these chats were successfully sent to their intended recipients.
Workaround: This issue occurred within the timeframes listed above. Any chats since January 21 are visible as normal. We’re currently working on restoring the visibility of the affected Google Talk chats without causing any disruptions to the Google Talk, Gmail, or Google Vault services.
Description: On occasion, GAMME doesn't adhere to the specified start and end dates when migrating email from an IMAP server. Instead of migrating messages from within the specified dates, GAMME will estimate (and then migrate) all the emails in the source account.
Description: SAML logins are not working for iOS 9 users trying to access certain domains.
Workaround: SAML users need to upgrade settings from their authentication server in order to comply with App Transport Security.
How we define a Known Issue
We work on isolating and fixing every product issue that we're aware of, some of which may not but listed here. Known Issues are characterized by the following:
- We can consistently reproduce an unexpected behavior.
- Engineers are actively working towards a fix to correct the behavior.
- The issue is observed globally and has generated a large number of support cases.
What's not a Known Issue
- Product outages: Up-to-date outage information is posted within the Apps Status Dashboard.
- Feature Ideas We'd love to hear your thoughts! Go ahead and file a Feature Idea.
- Low impact issues: We're working to fix low impact issues as well as Known Issues. If you suspect you're impacted by an issue that's not listed here and want to talk to a member of our team, please contact us!
What to expect from a Known Issue
Every issue listed in our Known Issues will be fixed. We can't guarantee any timelines, however, so please be patient. If necessary, we'll add any available workarounds as we discover them. If you have questions, comments, or concerns (or funny jokes), please contact us!