Technical support benefits included with Visual Studio subscriptions

Rely on technical experts to help you solve issues and answer questions.

When you have a question or need help with technical issues, a variety of support resources are available to you.


Not all benefits are included with all subscriptions. See the following articles for information about eligibility.

  • Azure Advisory Chat: Get help starting with Azure in real time.

  • Azure Community: Get help directly from the Azure team with these select forums.

  • Technical Support: Expert assistance is available to resolve break-fix issues in non-production environments.

  • Priority Support: Ask your question in a select list of forums. If the developer community doesn't answer within two days, Microsoft will respond. (Supported using Microsoft Accounts only.)

  • Concierge Chat: Chat with us for assistance finding technical documentation and product information, or with using your subscription benefits.