Additional Help Resources (Visual C#)

The following sites can help you find answers to common and not-so-common problems.

Microsoft Resources

The following are Web sites maintained by Microsoft that host articles and discussion groups on topics for C# developers.


  • MSDN Forums
    A Web site where developers can post questions and answers and, also, view and search existing user-generated help content. You can also access the MSDN forums by selecting MSDN Forums from the Help menu.

  • Microsoft Visual C# Developer Center
    Provides code samples, upgrade information, and technical content.

  • CodePlex
    A Website that hosts open source software projects. You can use CodePlex to create new projects to share with the world or join others who have already started their own projects.

  • MSDN Discussion Groups
    Provides a way to connect with experts from around the world.


  • File Bugs or Suggestions
    File bugs or provide suggestions to Microsoft about Visual Studio. You can, also, report a bug by selecting Report a Bug from the Help menu.

  • Microsoft Help and Support
    Provides access to Knowledgebase articles, downloads and updates, support Webcasts, and other services.


Third-Party Resources

MSDN's Web site provides information about current third-party sites and newsgroups of interest. For the most current list of resources available, see the MSDN Community Web site.

See Also

Other Resources

Visual C#

Getting Started with Visual C#

Visual Studio Help Reference

Interacting with Other Developers

Product Support and Accessibility