Quick Troubleshooting Tip #1: Ask the Experts on the Microsoft Forums

During the course of developing websites (or any software development project for that matter), it’s quite natural to encounter errors and problems that you can’t solve right away or you need additional expertise to help troubleshoot it. There are two great places that can help you get your technical questions answered – Microsoft Forums (http://forums.microsoft.com) and ASP.NET Forums (http://forums.asp.net).

In these forums, there are experts from the Microsoft product teams, Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVP) and other experts who will answer your questions really quickly. For example, here are some stats from the ASP.NET Forums – did you know that there are 20,000+ questions asked on the forums every month with 81% of them get answered! Those are pretty impressive numbers…

So next time you have a problem with your code or with your application, go ahead and post!