This document may not represent best practices for current development, links to downloads and other resources may no longer be valid. Current recommended version can be found here.
Additional Help Resources (Visual C#)
The following sites can help you find answers to common and not-so-common problems.
The following are Web sites maintained by Microsoft that host articles and discussion groups on topics for C# developers.
Community 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.
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.
Support 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.
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.