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Getting Help from Microsoft Support (Visual Studio)

Use the following web pages and other information to contact Microsoft for technical support.

Product Name

Visual Studio

OEM distributed

If the product came installed with a new computer or device, the hardware manufacturer provides technical support and assistance for this software. Contact the manufacturer directly for support.

Support Information Online

Microsoft Support

TTY Users

Microsoft text telephone (TTY/TDD) services are available at (425) 635-4948 in Washington state or (800) 892-5234 in the United States and Canada.


The support resources in this topic are available in the United States and Canada only. Support outside the United States and Canada may vary. For a list of regional contacts, see International Support.


Microsoft support services are subject to then-current prices, terms, and conditions. Prices, terms, and conditions are subject to change without notice.

For larger organizations that require managed support directly from Microsoft, contracts are available through various Premier Support offerings. For more information, see Microsoft Services Premier Support.

For the most recent listing of country and regional contact information, see International Support. If your country or region doesn’t have a Microsoft subsidiary office, contact the establishment from which you obtained the Microsoft product.

To report a bug that you have encountered while using Visual Studio, visit Visual Studio Connect.