Eric Cross of Ft. Madison, Iowa, posts almost everyday to online technical community discussion forums on the Internet. He participates in several online topics that focuses on computer home networking. He does all of this on a volunteer basis and he loves helping people solve networking and other computer related topics. He also enjoys showing them features and technology that they didn’t know before. Eric has recently become a member of Microsoft’s MVP Reconnect program.

Eric was recognized as a Microsoft Most Value Professional (MVP) in April 2004 and acknowledged by other peers by Microsoft for active participation in Microsoft technical communities over a year. His last day in the MVP Program was March 31, 2010.

His PC: 4.00 gigahertz (GHz) Intel Core i7-6700K processor, 16.0 gigabytes (GB) RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 graphics card, DVD-RW drive, 2TB hard drive, Integrated 7.1 with WAVE MAXXAudio 4, running Windows 10 Home 64-bit.

His own words: “My participation in Microsoft’s Online Community and other discussion forums serves to further increase my knowledge about working with computers and help other online users solve their problems. Sharing my knowledge with others and helping them is the most satisfying aspect of working with computers for me.”


Eric Cross, Former MS-MVP (Windows Desktop Experience)
Microsoft Most Valuable Professional