Meet with a product expert for your tech needs
Connect one-on-one with a business or education product expert by video chat or audio call. As specialists in Microsoft products, we can guide you through your best options for hardware, software, and services. We’re also here to get you up to speed with product setup and training once you’re ready. The best part? Our assistance is totally free.
Free business consultation
We can help you identify your company’s specific tech needs, then guide you through your best options for devices, software, and services. We’re also here to discuss all your financing options.
Our team is available Monday – Friday, 5:00 AM - 5:00 PM PT, and Saturday – Sunday, 5:00 AM to 1:00 PM PT.
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Our product experts can explain all the benefits of a Microsoft Complete for Business warranty. Book an appointment to get advice on how you can work worry-free with extended protection and advanced technical support for your devices.
How to book an appointment
Choose your topic
Select ‘Book a consultation’ and choose the type of advice you’re looking for. This will help us connect you with the right expert.
Pick your day and time
Pick an available day and time and provide us with some basic info.
Get your video link
We’ll send you a confirmation email with a Microsoft Teams video link. (You can turn off your camera if you’d prefer an audio call.)
Manage your appointment
If you need to change anything about your appointment, just follow the instructions in your confirmation email.
Real reviews from real business customers
"The ability to speak to a consultant about how Microsoft’s portfolio can meet the specific needs of a small business is a game changer. This consultancy service is like a guided tour, and I am royally impressed and satisfied that you offer this now."
"My product expert was very knowledgeable and took the time to learn about my current uses of Microsoft 365, made suggestions on how to use it better, and explained what an upgrade could do. He wasn't trying to hard sell me, which I appreciate.”
"I found the consultation really helpful. It was an open exchange where the expert understood my business needs and was able to give concise, factual information to help me reach a decision."
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Frequently asked questions
There is no associated cost or expectation to purchase. Our product experts are here to answer your questions, discuss technology options for your business, and provide insightful advice with zero pressure to buy.
You do not need to download the Microsoft Teams app; however, it will offer an optimal experience. To join your appointment, simply select the “Join your appointment” button provided in your confirmation or reminder emails and sign in as a guest through a web browser.
If joining via desktop browser, we recommend using Edge or Chrome to ensure a fully supported experience. Other browsers may experience problems joining the session. Select “Allow” when prompted by the browser for access to your microphone and camera. (You’ll have the option to mute your microphone and turn off video before joining and at any point during the call.) Then provide your name and select the “Join now” button to enter the virtual lobby. A Microsoft Store associate will admit you into your session.
If joining via smartphone or tablet, the page will open in your mobile browser. Enter your name and select the “Get started” button. Select “Allow” when prompted by the browser for access to your microphone and camera. (You’ll have the option to mute your microphone and turn off video before joining and at any point during the call.) Select “Join meeting lobby” and a Microsoft Store associate will admit you into the session.
Business consultations last up to 60 minutes and product training sessions last up to 30 minutes. If you need more time, your business product expert will be happy to help you schedule a follow-up during your initial call.
Yes, as long as the account holder is 18 years or older and will be in the session.
Yes, but you’ll need to do this on your first call with the product expert. They’ll schedule the follow-up consultation for you.
Yes. Our product experts will give you the option to add items to your own cart or let them add items to your cart and complete the transaction on your behalf. We can also discuss payment solutions available through Microsoft Store.
No. These sessions will support you specifically with either purchasing, setup, or training on your new device or software. If you need technical support to solve an issue or want to browse FAQs on a product you own, please visit Microsoft Support for help.
No, you have the option to turn your camera off or on at any point during the call.
During a consultation, your product expert will listen to understand your tech needs, then guide you through your best options for devices, software, and resources, so you’re set up for success.
Some customers find it useful to record the session for reference, but it’s up to you. At the beginning of the session, you’ll be given the option to record. You can then opt in, or out.
Yes, captions can be turned on during the conversation.
You can make changes to your appointment here. You’ll need the confirmation number found in your confirmation email.
Why shop at Microsoft Store for your business
Consider us your go-to specialists for Microsoft products and services. Whether you’re a company of three or 300, our product experts can help you find the right Microsoft devices, software, and resources to meet your goals and grow your business. Learn more >
Business product experts here to help
We can answer questions, help you find the right solutions for your business, and save time and IT resources on deployment.
Coverage and protection plans
Safeguard your investment with accidental damage coverage, next-business-day replacement, SSD data retention, and more.
Build your skills with a product expert. Get your team to sign up for online training courses or book an appointment for one-on-one learning.
Take advantage of Microsoft’s free customized business consultations to receive personalized advice on how Microsoft can support your business through Microsoft 365, Teams, Windows, Surface, remote work, VPN, security, backup solutions, and other devices and software. Meet with a product expert who’ll discuss your business needs, answer your questions, offer tailored solutions, and who can even discuss financing options with no obligation. Plus, learn about the benefits of a Microsoft Complete for Business warranty and how you can protect your devices and extend your coverage.