Trouble Building a Tech Startup in India? Call the Microsoft Hotline

Startups participate in the Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in Bengaluru, formerly known as Bangalore, India in 2014. Source: Microsoft Corp. via Bloomberg

Microsoft has offered tech support by phone for decades, from guiding business customers through a tricky Windows installation to making sure grandmas successfully locate Solitaire on the Start menu. But this month, the company launched a new kind of hotline in India to help entrepreneurs navigate the minefield of starting their own business.

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