(Updated) Grand Theft Auto Online: Maintenance Period

Posted on April 2 2014, 12:00am | Author: R* Q | Filed Under: Games, Social Club, Support

Update Jan 16 – We’re happy to report this maintenance has now been completed and Grand Theft Auto Online is back up and running. Thanks again everyone for your patience.

Grand Theft Auto Online will be down for maintenance beginning tonight at 9PM Eastern Time through tomorrow, Thursday January 16th. We expect to be back up within 24 hours. Apologies for the inconvenience.

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  • R* Kon January 16 2014, 9:49amFlag
    We’re happy to report this maintenance has now been completed and Grand Theft Auto Online is back up and running. Thanks again everyone for your patience and be aware that you will need to reboot the game in order to regain access.

    Please also stay tuned for future Title Updates and fixes to be announced and visit the Rockstar Support site for information and to subscribe for updates on known GTA Online issues:

    http://support.rockstargames.com/hc/en-us/sections/200105413-Grand-Theft-Auto-Online-Support
  • Hi R* (or anyone that can help) got exactly the same issue as Notorious337.
    i can't load my level 83 character allstat have been reset and i just sit on the loading screen whenever i try and players him. i cant load on with another character and someone i started at the same time as my level 83 character but didn't pin you playing out chanel face the prospect of playing the game all over again from level 9. i've already invested a lot of time and money into that have a character and don't wish to do the same all over again please please please fix this issue as soon as you can!

    i don't know if it's a coincidence that myself and Notorious337 are crew leaders?!?!
    • Notorious33720 hours, 8 minutes agoReplyFlag
      Why cant i play online anymore?? (xbox)
      It happen after i downloaded the Independence day update...
      i can create a new character and play online with that, but my original character on level 46 just loads ALL DAY!
      Iv also noticed my stealth, driving, flying etc skills have all been reset.

      IM CLOSE TO GIVING UP ON THIS GAME!

      HELP!!!!!
      • @Notorious337 Hey buddy, exact same thing happened to me wondering if it's just a coincidence that we're both crew leaders? the game seems to be extra buggy for anyone leaving a crew. i just can't believe it everything 08 like you said and my level 83 character can now no longer be accessed all skill levels reset i'm just stuck on the loading screen forever.i have a second female character which i can access but starting from scratch or at least level 9 is not my idea of fun. I do plan on upgrading to next gen 2 hopefully i won't delete my level 83 character and hopefully it will transfer across to my ps4 at some point. but please please please R* get this issue sorted as soon as possible!
      • @Notorious337 Hey dude, what was your spawn location set to?
    • H4MZ4h-_-20 hours, 41 minutes agoReplyFlag
      I have created a race and published it but for some reason I cannot find it. Even when I go on the socialclub website and click add to game, it's not even on my bookmarks.
      • NARUTOWEB1322 hours, 26 minutes agoReplyFlag
        i cant get inn to my avatar and it in level 104 and i lost 7 mil my username on ps3 narutoweb13 rockstar i hope you can help me get in to my avatar and get back the money
        • keepemcumming2 weeks, 2 days agoReplyFlag
          My online character doesnt work and every time i try to load it again its stuck in a perment loading screen. Its becoming annoying due to it deleted my status but not my any thing else any hints?
          • jivechicken0163 weeks, 5 days agoReplyFlag
            My friend Ckiller130 lost all his cars and apartment when he bought his second aperment and lost it all can you get it back for him
            • Trygon456123on June 22 2014, 4:57amReplyFlag
              Every time I try to get into an online game it always says no compatible games or I lost connection and when I'm even lucky enough to get into a game its either me and 2 other people mostly of the time its just me.Is there a solution if soplease tell me.thx
              • Body-Bagz6197on June 21 2014, 9:06amReplyFlag
                Um yeah there is a problem with loading screens and the creator.
                The loading screen taking me into GTA5 when you can choose to go online or event (if there is one) it cuts off to the right on my tv/ps3 and the creator, I'd be in the middle of making a GTA capture and when I place down a vehicle and not a capture vehicle after making the job for more then ten minutes about, it records it as a capture vehicle and I have to restart when that happens.
                Little question by the way, is this how you take problems by the gamer community? Shouldn't you have an email for us to send bugs, update suggestions, or questions of anything?
                Please help tho..
                • KickAssNinoon June 20 2014, 2:37amReplyFlag
                  I have made a race three times and it won't save or publish. I remade the race but it still doesn't work. I even waited a day to see if it would work the next day but it keeps saying the Rockstar cloud servers are unavailable. Someone please help so I can finish my hard work.
                  • BEE-RONon June 18 2014, 6:06pmReplyFlag
                    Banned for life??? How do you get console banned if you didn't use DNS codes and you didn't hack?????????? Is this a permanent ban or is this temporary?? I logged in yesterday and it told me I was banned.... I am very disappointed. I have been playing GTA ever since it came out on PC, I have always been on good behavior, and all of a sudden I am banned and it wont even let me start a new account?? Come on Rockstar.. Shame...
                  • RED_RUM187on June 18 2014, 3:06pmReplyFlag
                    Can someone please help me get money for new cars need it real bad?? Gamer name cortezki11a...
                    • Derpy__Whooveson June 18 2014, 1:04amReplyFlag
                      I got a problem.
                      When ever I try and get on online mode. It will load but says "New downloadable content has been installed returning to story mode" and does this over and over so I can't get online.
                    • jmoney34810on June 17 2014, 10:37pmReplyFlag
                      Im account is banned for noreason people wre just give unwilling money when i was in random lobby's
                      • CityOfOaks919on June 17 2014, 6:16pmReplyFlag
                        Whn I try to go on Grand Theft Auto Online I get a message that says 'One or more downloadable content packs are missing that are required for compatibility in GTA Onlin. proceed to the Xbox Games Store to download?', when I click yes it shows me that all the content packs are installed, 6 of them show up and their all installed, then I click bac and try to log back online and it keeps saying the same, how do I fix this?
                        • DeltreseDeltreseon June 17 2014, 3:51pmReplyFlag
                          My GTA V online character has the bullet proof vest on and it wont come off. Is there anyway I can take it off? I already went to that whole inventory thing and put the "show vest" as off but it will not leave ! Even when I change clothes. Is there anything else I can do it get it off
                        • roccocoombs96on June 15 2014, 9:33pmReplyFlag
                          To rockstar games there is a person who's xbox live gamertag is redrobin and his YouTube channel is Joblessgamers redrobin has giving me money in gta 5 online the money that he gave me was $1000000 he gave me that Money a hour ago
                        • roccocoombs96on June 15 2014, 9:27pmReplyFlag
                          To rockstar games ther is a person I gta 5 online who has being giveing me and a lot more people he plays gta 5 online on xbox 360 his gamertag is redrobin his YouTube channel is Joblessgamers
                        • chriscj21on June 15 2014, 8:33pmReplyFlag
                          can not play gta 5 online why the game frezzes and my disc is new wtf

                          • Roddy.Pon June 13 2014, 2:52pmReplyFlag
                            Still can't get on
                            Psn:vizzarii
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