Be Brave to Get Work Done - I was woken up this morning from a call from work. Not a good sign. Apparently the customer found a potential problem in our delivery. I got on a conferen...
I used to check out my earnings every so often using the Microsoft Dashboard for developers. It showed how many copies of my apps sold. Recently I logged into my dashboard. The thing said the dashboard was upgrading. Okay. Turns out I can no longer view my dashboard.
Been working with Microsoft to try to get the problem resolved. Recorded my experience a few times with a tool. Tried different browsers and machines (it does not work using IE). Got a request to upgrade my browser. Umm no thanks. Not going to try that just to see what happens.
Then I get an email from Microsoft support saying that since I was not willing to upgrade my browser, they are done trying to help resolve my issue. LOL wut? I work on resolve software and system problems myself. So I can spot when somebody knows an issue, and when somebody is stumbling around guessing what might affect a problem.
Guess what Microsoft seems to be doing? Making some guesses. Come on. Dig in and figure out what is wrong with your web site. I mean it is serving people developing for Microsoft. Don't you want to keep those people happy and writing more apps for your operating system? Sheesh.