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Interacting with Other Developers

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Microsoft and Visual Studio provide many opportunities for you to correspond with other developers. Through newsgroups, forums, and chats, among others, you can post questions and ideas or just read about how other developers are using Visual Studio to create Windows and Web applications.

How to: Get Involved in the Developer Community

Learn about MSDN Forums and the Developer Center Web sites.

Sending Feedback to Microsoft

Learn how to report issues or make suggestions for both the product and Help.

Finding and Sharing Extensions

Learn how to package components you create for use by other Visual Studio developers.

Creating and Using IntelliSense Code Snippets

Learn how to insert ready-made snippets of code into your projects as well as create you own custom code snippets.