If your Auction House button is grayed out: To help reduce load and improve the overall stability of the auction house system, the game may temporarily limit traffic to the auction house during peak gaming hours. This is done automatically, and players may occasionally see a grayed-out auction house button as a result. If the auction house button is grayed-out, please wait a few minutes and then try again.
Update 10:30 a.m. PDT: We are in the process of bringing all Diablo III servers in the Americas down for maintenance to address issues affecting player login and the auction house system. We currently anticipate that this maintenance will conclude and that all services will be available by approximately 1:00 p.m. PDT (~2 hours of downtime).
We're aware that some players are encountering "Error 3000" and "Error 3006" when attempting to log in to the game. We believe these errors are the result of issues with our authentication service and are working to resolve them as quickly as possible. We are also investigating issues related to the Auction House and its availability for certain players.
While we don't have an ETA to share at this time, we'll provide further updates as more information becomes available. You can follow this thread for those updates or check out our @BlizzardCS Twitter feed.
Thank you so much for your patience, and for your reports!
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