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DMV Computer System Down State-Wide [UPDATED]

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If you are headed to the Department of Motor Vehicles today, pack an extra load of patience. Right now a "glitch" has knocked down their computer system state-wide, leading to a blanket outage at all field offices.

The DMV first alerted customers in the 9 a.m. hour:

More recently, we're hearing that they do not know when things will get back online:

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No computers means they can't process anything, and (sigh) they can't reschedule your appointment. Oh what fun!

UPDATE 11:15 AM: System is still down, and it's affecting their online system, too:

1:45 PM The DMV says their computers were restored around noon today, and things should be proceeding as normal, according to City News Service.