Solved: Error 503 in Magento - Service Temporarily Unavailable

 

Getting a Magento 503 "Service Temporarily Unavailable"error? Possible solutions below. 

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Here's the Solution to Magento error 503:

1. There is a problem with the server. You should contact your hosting or restart/reconfigure your apache on your local machine.

2. Your store is in maintenance mode which happens when Magento sees a file named maintenance.flag in the root directory. Solution: delete/rename the maintenance.flag file in Magento's root directory.

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