11-22-2016 09:22 AM - last edited on 03-05-2018 02:43 PM by Allen Smith
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12-23-2016 10:28 AM
Michael, i'm still bit confusing by positioning of Microsoft resources. In particular, "The best place to get support is: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice onTechNet ".
If open TechNet support menu above is positioned as one of the support links for Non IT pros. Among dozen of other links to receive the support. I understand people on "answers" are motivated to answer, perhaps their income depends on how good they are in answers. From this point of view yes, answers is the best place. But is this the best place for IT Pros for whom this community is?
IMHO, this community is also the best support place for tenants admins. Depends on how we understand the "support" term.
Anyway, happy holidays and good luck in New Year!
01-20-2017 09:27 AM
Hi @Sergei Baklan - thanks for highlighting this and we will work to clarify what we mean by support in our documentation. The best place to get Microsoft support is answers.microsoft.com. The Tech Community is a valuable resource for the community to share best practices and discuss Microsoft products and services. Members of this community may offer you recommendations and suggestions based on what they've seen and experienced but it does not replace official Microsoft support.
02-23-2017 10:49 AM
I also found very comprehensive details on this below Microsoft Technet Wiki article. Good work from Author:
Kudos to the author of above article!
03-27-2017 04:05 AM
03-31-2017 05:36 AM
I have tried to get a question answered in Developer and Tech Net forums without success. I am working through the MVA tutorials. I am new to this forum. Can I get this type of question answered here? And if so, do you have any suggestions on where to specifically to start?
Thank you, Wildcat2009
04-01-2017 01:08 PM
There are no plans for a mobile app at this time but it is one of the most requested features - we hear the feedback. It's a very big endeavour and we have plenty of things to work on before we pursue an app. Meanwhile, you can log into the Tech Community on your phone and it works, but nothing that allows you to receive push notifications. You do see notifications on your mobile browser when logged in.
04-03-2017 06:18 AM
Thank you for your reply. I don't have a mobile device question, I have a SQL related question. Am I in the right place?
04-03-2017 11:03 AM
We have a SQL community in the Tech Community to host questions for SQL, please join today: https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/SQL-Server/ct-p/SQL-Server
07-25-2017 08:21 AM
07-25-2017 09:43 AM
We don't have a community-sourced blog at this time but it's something we are looking into. I'd recommend simply posting in the product space (example: an excel post should go in the Excel space).
Looking forward to seeing your content! And please keep in mind that 3rd party promotion isn't allowed here.
07-25-2017 09:45 AM
07-25-2017 10:08 AM
Just intresting what does it mean more concrete - post the same date as you joined the community, or within one week, or what? Very few people (~2 hundred) have this badge within more than 60K members.
11-01-2017 10:22 PMSolution
A more updated thread is located at: https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Tech-Community-Blog/Microsoft-Tech-Community-July-5-Release-P...
01-14-2018 12:44 AM
I'm trying to upload my profile picture but I just cant... all I get is what you see in attached file :( is there any other way to get this done?
I've tried different browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Edge) and I also tried searching for a link on my profile 'My Images' and it does not exist.
Thanks in advance
01-24-2018 03:15 AM
So when you have a 'real' problem brought about by a Microsoft 'buggy release' who do you address the problem to within Microsoft so that the community who are affected by the release can feel in some way reassured that Microsoft who depends on the Insider Testers are being listened to or assisted in overcoming bugs that Microsoft has not acknowledged or tried to assist in solving.
Is there anyway to actually email or phone a Microsoft Technician on this?
02-09-2018 09:49 AM
Looking at the thread, it looked as though several Microsoft employees were involved in solving the issue. You can confirm they work at Microsoft due to the blue ring around their profile. Microsoft staff are definitely monitoring these boards.
If you need immediate assistance, you can always go to support.microsoft.com.
02-27-2018 09:15 AM
Hope my most recent post was okay! I would love for more IT Communicators to participate in the IABC community! Please flag if it is not appropriate.