Time Warner Cable says the vast majority of its customers can access the Internet after Thursday night's problem.
"Engineers have deployed a restoration fix and the vast majority of customers are able to access the Internet," a company statement said.
The widespread failure of Time Warner Cable Internet service affected California customers for several hours. No details were released about what caused the outage.
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Its unknown exactly when the service went down but word about the failure started spreading around 6 p.m. While the failure was in full swing NBCLA contacted Time Warner using a website chat feature. We were told the outage affected "almost everyone from California."
It appears television service was not affected.
In an e-mail to NBCLA Time Warner Cable spokesman Darryl Ryan said "we apologize for this intermittent service issue."