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Matt J. Simmons · 17 August 2016 - 21:44
· · Chrome 51.0 on Windows


Rus Sky · 17 August 2016 - 21:23
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows


Kris Howatt · 17 August 2016 - 21:08
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows

Been down for several hours - uninstalled and reinstalled, reboote computer and router. error message on sign in 80041436

Candice Riech Apostle · 17 August 2016 - 21:03
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows

Ughhhh. Just used it this morning and paid $5O bucks for postage credit, now can't use it at all! My fast shipping is everything to my small business

Debbie Watt · 17 August 2016 - 21:01
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows

can't access my account either though the website or the desktop software :(

Linda Nash · 17 August 2016 - 20:56
· · Chrome 37.0 on Windows is down

Mary Smith · 17 August 2016 - 20:54
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows

Server down. Error code 80041436

Jose E Sanchez · 17 August 2016 - 20:48
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows


Charles Frank Hartl · 17 August 2016 - 20:46
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows

Down at 1:45 pm PST. Reinstalled software, no help. We wait. Again.

Richard E. Wilson · 17 August 2016 - 20:36
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows

Yep, server down for me too.

Susan Paolucci · 17 August 2016 - 20:35
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows is DOWN. just called them. server issues. should be up in an hour.

Stacey Guiher · 17 August 2016 - 20:33
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Just got through on the above number. Automated message says they are havin issues affecting logging in and they are working on fixing it. It recommends trying again in 30 minutes.

Peyton Martin · 17 August 2016 - 20:32
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

I can not login in to stamps. It says "connection to stamps server can not be made at this time." Ugh I have work to do and this has brough my whole business to a hault. It happens way to often for my taste. I need to find a new postage site.

Cerisse Wilson-Bansefay · 17 August 2016 - 20:32
· · Firefox 47.0 on Windows

Like the others, the website is saying my sign in information is incorrect.

Stacey Guiher · 17 August 2016 - 20:29
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Same as many others, cannot log in. One software I get an error code that says the software may be corrupted, did everything it said, no luck. On the website is says username/password incorrect. Tried the "forgot my password" to change it, no luck. Trying to call the 855-860-7867 number only to get a busy signal.

Max Wilson · 17 August 2016 - 20:27
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows

Down here on the API and

Gary Jolley · 17 August 2016 - 20:25
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

The site is down can not log in!!!!

Roland Deschain · 17 August 2016 - 20:18
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows

the tool is down. don't care what this webpage here says

Harmonizzle FoShizzle · 17 August 2016 - 20:16
· · Safari 9.0.3 on Mac

Looks to be the server is down. Login states my user name and password is incorrect, like many who have posted today. I have been on hold with them for over 10 standby music, no answer...literally no sound on their phone system other than the general greetings.

Barb Gardner · 17 August 2016 - 20:15
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows

August 17 2016 4 p.m. - DOWN AGAIN

Lance Berman · 17 August 2016 - 20:13
· · Chrome 52.0 on Windows

login page up but cant sign in

Jan Pursel · 17 August 2016 - 20:12
· · Firefox 48.0 on Windows

Can't log in to website or on desktop software.

Ilia Kolosov · 17 August 2016 - 20:11
· · Chrome 50.0 on Chrome OS

Site wont accept my password...

Angie Schofield Watson · 17 August 2016 - 19:59
· · Chrome 51.0 on Mac

can't sign in and won't permit a new password. also both phone numbers for assistance say they are not good phone numbers

Laura Bristow Beavers · 10 July 2016 - 19:39
· · Firefox 47.0 on Windows

I can do everything on the website, except the most crucial-printing labels!

Mike Fusco · 10 May 2016 - 02:05
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

Need to get customer package out but its always down !!

Andi Wise · 15 April 2016 - 15:30
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

cannot access

Karla Clark · 28 March 2016 - 17:00
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows


Karla Clark · 28 March 2016 - 16:58
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

IE stops working every time I try to order postage.

Jillianne Taylor · 21 March 2016 - 20:04
· · Chrome 49.0 on Mac

I cannot log in! It says wrong user id and password but I have it saved and use it daily....

Huan Guo · 14 March 2016 - 16:45
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

Can not print scan forms

Laura Meester · 14 March 2016 - 16:37
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

I can not access the search page or create a scan form

Cindy Thomson · 13 November 2015 - 14:08
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

haven't been able to use yesterday afternoon or again this morning. keeps telling me to "allow" plugins which I do but still makes no differance. Have done it several times. I guess I'll just go to the post office. I'm tired of messing with their software!

Manuela Sadoquis · 6 November 2015 - 16:26
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

able to log in but not able to view history or select scan form to print

Janet Clifton Miles · 21 October 2015 - 23:01
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

I have not been able to connect all day. A message comes up each time. The server encountered an internal error () that prevented it from fulfilling this request.

Jim Tate · 16 October 2015 - 16:55
· · Chrome 45.0 on Mac

I can't access Search or Refunds and my link to eCC reports connection failed.

Gerald Begue · 6 May 2014 - 13:40
United States ·

What a rip-off!!! I happen to use them 1 time and did not realize that they automatically started billing my credit card monthly for $15.99 for the last 2 years, until I finally noticed the charge. I cancelled and ask for a re-fund that was ignored with double talk and no good reason given.

Suzanne Chandler Yarbrough · 26 March 2014 - 06:48
United States · North Carolina Research and Education Network

I cannot log on to through my shortcut. When I go to the website through Google, I can sign in but I can't get to where I need to go to get postage printed.

ReachingSouls ForChrist · 9 March 2014 - 19:40
United States · AT&T Internet Services

I just started using, but I must say I am highly disappointed at the fact that there is a problem logging in 90% of the time.

George Grey · 10 February 2014 - 16:06
United States · Hotwire Communications

The software has to be down. I can't connect anyone else getting this?

Robin Ince Tuttle · 30 December 2013 - 09:56
United States · AT&T Internet Services

Has been intermittent all morning, now I can't print at all. Tried the site as suggested below but that isn't working either. Very frustrated!

Paul Shukin · 30 December 2013 - 09:44
United States · AT&T Internet Services

Was down this morning, came up for 10 minutes and went back down. Website not reachable. either

Rebecca McCleary-Herranen · 30 December 2013 - 08:58
United States · AT&T U-verse

I'm down, have lots of orders to get out. Can't even get on at all:{ · 30 December 2013 - 08:36
United States · AT&T Wireless

down for us right now. Pretty annoying. Third time in a month and our busiest time of year. Need a better option.

Jamie Justin Bayleigh · 16 December 2013 - 08:13
United States · Frontier Communications Facebook updated post
Most users should be up now or within the hour. Again, we apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you. If you are still having issues with the client and need to get online immediately, you may also try our web service by going to the web client homepage at and using your same login information. If you prefer to stay with our client, we expect all client users to be fully operational within the hour.

Blake James · 16 December 2013 - 08:13
United States · AT&T U-verse

Firewall or Internet Connection Problem is the error I'm getting at 10:13 am CST.

Audrey Williams · 16 December 2013 - 08:12
United States · Xspedius Communications Co.

From Jacksonville, FL. I cannot log into It will not connect.

Kevin Carlile · 16 December 2013 - 08:04
United States · Verizon FiOS

I still can't get in, called 1-888-434-0055 and a recording says "we advise to try logging in again in 30 minutes"

Samuel Fatoro · 16 December 2013 - 08:02
United States · Time Warner Cable

Creative Clam, I am amazed at how pathetic you are using this forum to spew your nasty little hatred, whilst at the same time berating others for their "repeats" of comments. To your point, yes, I am sure buying "postage another way" for someone like you who has small sales volumes is easy; however, for most here who have real businesses and high sales volumes, that is simply not an option. Oh, and may I suggest; before you put on an act and pretend that you know better than everyone here with your lowly talk of providing "education" to others, that you read 'Title 39, Section 101.1' of 'The United States Code' - At the very least we may be afforded a rest from your pointless comments while you are looking it up.

Jamie Justin Bayleigh · 16 December 2013 - 07:56
United States · Frontier Communications

there Facebook post had an issue early this morning that caused some log-in and other issues in our service. Our engineers have resolved most of the issues now and most systems should be operating correctly or coming online shortly. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you. Please contact Customer Support at 1-888-434-0055 if you continue to have issues.

Rene DuBois III · 16 December 2013 - 07:53
United States · Fairpoint Communications

I am in Maine and I am getting the "Firewall/Internet Connection" error prompt as well. Hope they get back up and running soon.

Jamie Justin Bayleigh · 16 December 2013 - 07:52
United States · Frontier Communications

Well the issue started for me 6 hours ago so I hope they getting working soon

Dawn Davis · 16 December 2013 - 07:52
United States · Time Warner Cable

I'm so sick and tired of troubleshooting this program. I waste so much time. I've had it. I'm going to research another way to do postage because this is beyond ridiculous.

Beverly Gray · 16 December 2013 - 07:51
United States · Comcast Cable

Recording @ customer services states that they are having "technical issues" and that customer should try again in 30 min.

Allen Walden · 16 December 2013 - 07:49
United States · Verizon Internet Services

I'm receiving two different errors. One is a generic "cant log in right now" and the other one is telling me "incorrect password". --- I've seen this happen before. It usually goes away within 15 minutes or so, but this one is lasting longer than usual.

Douglas R. DeMotta · 16 December 2013 - 07:44
United States · PenTeleData

I cant figure it out. Just stopped working on 2 computers. I have about had it... may be time to stop service. Not worth all this hassle.

Rob Hufault · 16 December 2013 - 07:40
United States · Verizon FiOS

From Massachusetts - 10:38am EST - "Firewall / Internet Connection" issue -- I have tried on multiple PC's from multiple networks - This is NOT a user issue -- THE STAMPS.COM SERVER IS DOWN! I have packages to ship and if I need to ship them a different way I might as well cancel my subscription for

Gina Brake · 16 December 2013 - 07:24
United States · Time Warner Cable

Same here Jamie, I get in, batch and then it wont verify addresses or print. It is going to be a long day

Jamie Justin Bayleigh · 16 December 2013 - 07:22
United States · Frontier Communications

Well could login uploaded batch info but wont verify address so unable to print postage 10:22est

Steve Coper · 16 December 2013 - 07:14
United States · Comcast Cable

The availability of this site, particularly because it is a subscription-based monthly payment and actual postage costs is substandard. Where is all the subscription money going, if not to availability of the application and corresponding infrastructure? Get your act together before customer defections occur! Better yet, let's have a competitor offering similar services!

Jeff Hannes · 16 December 2013 - 06:59
United States · Optimum Online

It was down for me all morning as well (tried from servers in both NY and TX) but I'm able to use the API now to generate postage.

Gina Brake · 16 December 2013 - 06:58
United States · Time Warner Cable

Me too Dale, firewall error. I called up and there is a message they recorded stating we should try again every 30 minutes. Nothing we can do but wait, it is unfortunate to happen today.

Dale Duke McLain · 16 December 2013 - 06:53
United States · AT&T U-verse

Now I am getting a firewall error. I am going to step away and let this thing sort itself out. :)

Jamie Justin Bayleigh · 16 December 2013 - 06:50
United States · Frontier Communications

Still down for me looking better then this morning with any luck it will be up soon. Then we can all log in at once and crash it lol

Ken Hunter · 16 December 2013 - 06:44
United States · Verizon FiOS

Yupper - down here in Northern VA. I don't have a pile of packages, but refuse to stand in line at the post office. I'll wait :) Let's go postage server administrator(s)!!!

Creative Clam · 16 December 2013 - 06:14
United States · Cox Communications

... and the USPS isn't down. Gina Brake, it's that's down & the CEO is Ken Mcbride. The "CEO" of the USPS is John Potter & yes they have federal employees. Do you rant about how awful the military is too? Cause it's one of those nasty government run agencies as well.

Dale Duke McLain · 16 December 2013 - 06:04
United States · AT&T U-verse

Yes, This close to Christmas is a VERY bad day for this service to be down. I am a small business owner with a stack of orders to process. NO BUENO! :(

Gina Brake · 16 December 2013 - 05:54
United States · Time Warner Cable

The last thing we need Creative Clam is more BS from you, thank you. Yes, it must be a private industry, who is the CEO of this private company, please educate me. Soooo, the postal employees are NOT Government employees??? Waiting for my education.

Ok everyone else, it tries to connect and says can not make connection.

Creative Clam · 16 December 2013 - 05:50
United States · Cox Communications

Oh look - a list of people saying "I have shipping to do and is down" as if we would all be here for a different reason. BTW USPS and especially are NOT GOVERNMENT RUN AGENCIES! Educate yourself before commenting on the intelligence of others.

Jeremy Decker · 16 December 2013 - 05:41
United States · AT&T U-verse

Also got up early for today's orders, down, 3dcart->quickbooks link, down... Wonderful start

Barbara Sobel · 16 December 2013 - 05:15
United States · Comcast Cable

I've got 99 problems and Stamps is all of them. I've been trying to ship for HOURS. On the busiest shipping day of the year.

Debbie Sampson · 16 December 2013 - 05:09
United States · Comcast Cable

I need to get out packages for Santa... Bad time for maintance, they should of done this yesterday on Sunday or during the wee early morning.

Renee Mullins · 16 December 2013 - 05:02
United States · Comporium Communications

I cannot access my account to print postage. Got up early to get a head start... :0(

Gina Brake · 16 December 2013 - 05:00
United States · Time Warner Cable

Now it connects but tells me password is not right, (when it is), anyone else having that issue?

Larry Dixon · 16 December 2013 - 04:27
United States · AT&T U-verse

Down for me in South Carolina! Merry Christmas to all. Remember, it's not about Santa!

Gina Brake · 16 December 2013 - 04:19
United States · Time Warner Cable

Yup still down in New York City. I also got up extra early to get this work started, so much for that. Really, what do we expect from a Government run agency? SMH

Douglas Verseput · 16 December 2013 - 04:04
United States · Time Warner Cable

Maybe we could get those ObamaCare computer geniuses to come fix this site. Looks like one of their designs.

John Harp · 16 December 2013 - 04:04
United States · Comcast Cable is down on the east coast as well. I hope it goes back up soon!

Paul Jeffery Ott · 16 December 2013 - 03:55
United States · AT&T U-verse

Glad I woke up early to send out packages - figures would be down... again

Gina Brake · 16 December 2013 - 03:30
United States · Time Warner Cable

Bullshit indeed !!! It is the Christmas Rush and we can't print labels. Disgraceful !!

Nil Nakpunar · 16 December 2013 - 03:02
United States · Optimum Online

I never have a problem before and hope they'll fix i soon! It's so bad we couldn't call them on 7/24 basis!

Terry Myers · 16 December 2013 - 02:55
United States · Time Warner Cable

Complete bullshit. Nearly every single night for the past few weeks their site has gone down along with their service. Can there please be some competition on here with a nice user interface?

K5 Optima Store · 16 December 2013 - 02:02
United States · Time Warner Cable

It's sad because the site is always having issues weekly and is down at least a couple of times a month!

FrankandMarla Wiesehan · 9 December 2013 - 09:44
United States · Time Warner Cable

Having problems, their msg keeps saying it's going to send our postage to our account soon, nothing for almost one hour :(

We have a feeling it is down due to the amount of people on the server - it's likely getting banged with requests and their site can't handle it. Dang :(

David Demers · 9 December 2013 - 09:31
United States · Cox Communications

I can't access either software is far better than USPS, but because it costs $16 or more per month, you have to ship a fair amount of packages to make it worthwhile.

Kevin Carlile · 9 December 2013 - 09:23
United States · Verizon FiOS

I was able to print 1 label after the problem started but without more postage I'm sunk

Kevin Carlile · 9 December 2013 - 09:16
United States · Verizon FiOS

I can now login... very slow... but can't purchase postage, accepted my request for postage but tells me they will email me when postage request is successful GREAT!

Taylar Klouda · 7 November 2013 - 09:45
United States · Comcast Cable

Server down all morning! I have things to get out TODAY so this is very frustrating!

Kathleen Renee · 7 November 2013 - 07:04
United States · Comcast Cable

This is a hint of how anything government run will be, be it healthcare or anything. Brace yourselves.

Shine Trim (B&Q Trimming) · 21 October 2013 - 11:45
United States · Verizon Internet Services website is working for us and will print postage but the downloaded software is still having server issues. Our orders will go out today! Yay!

Shine Trim (B&Q Trimming) · 21 October 2013 - 11:25
United States · Verizon Internet Services

Stamps.down is our postage printer service and it's been down since the AM. No definitive answers or reason for the outage from customer service. If they don't fix it soon, today's orders may be delayed.

Marty Shane · 21 October 2013 - 10:44
United States · Charter Communications

Site is not working properly again. Looks like its time to drop them.

Michael R Larson · 21 October 2013 - 10:25
United States · Safelink Internet

Also could not log in this morning. Was able to log in for a little while and print some postage, but now it's back to having a connection problem. My internet access is fine, I've uninstalled and reinstalled the software, restarted computer and tested connection, and tried logging into their website directly but none of it worked.

Sheila M Triolo · 21 October 2013 - 09:32
United States · Comcast Business Communications

Can't login to servers, error 80041436, I have work to get done, this is annoying...

Anthony Collova · 21 October 2013 - 09:32
United States · Cox Communications

Down for me too. Cannot log in. Cannot retrieve password, and both phone numbers listed on website are out of service..

Brian Sullivan · 21 October 2013 - 09:24
United States · Comcast Cable

down. Can not login. needs to get it together, this happens often on Mondays.

Ellen Bunnell · 21 October 2013 - 09:10
United States · Verizon Internet Services

our is down this morning. Messages says server issue. Waiting to see what happens before using alternate shipping method.

Audrey Dulany Rockefeller · 5 February 2013 - 09:36

Dear god, I hate this... They need to make their software app MAC compatible. Hey, it's 2013. Come on in, it's great here.

Stephanie Sullivan · 8 November 2012 - 07:22

Repeated problems with over the past several days. I think we are entitled to refunds if we cannot use the service.

Charles Johnson · 5 November 2012 - 14:39

After an hour and several tries I finally got in and managed to print postage on an envelope. Something else came up I needed to mail, and this time I got in the first time but it took awhile.

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