User support

This category is for QIIME 2 user support. Use this category if you have questions about QIIME 2 or think you found a bug.

Developer discussion

This category is for software developer technical support. If you have questions, comments or announcements about developing QIIME 2 plugins, interfaces or the QIIME 2 framework, this is the place to post them.

Ideas and Suggestions

This category is for ideas and suggestions related to QIIME 2. If you have thoughts about how QIIME 2 can be improved, this is a great place to post them. Well received topics will be moved to an appropriate issue tracker.

Community Contributions

This category is where QIIME 2 users and developers can share resources that are not yet part of the QIIME 2 core distribution or documentation. Topics will ideally be placed under one of the nested categories.


Announcements related to QIIME 2 releases, publications, workshops, etc.

Other Bioinformatics Tools

Questions and discussions about other (non-QIIME 2) bioinformatics tools. While the QIIME 2 team can’t directly provide support, others on the forum may be willing and interested in helping/discussing.

Site Feedback

Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.


This category contains miscellaneous subcategories not related to technical support or general discussion. Do not post any topics directly to the Misc category; instead, find the appropriate subcategory to use.