You're new to SQL Server Express and have run into a baffling problem. Where can you turn for help?
The best place to start is at Microsoft's MSDN site, which has a collection of links you can use to find SQL Server Express information. You'll find the MSDN SQL Server Express Assistance link at http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms165629.aspx.
Of course, you can also always review back issues of Check It Out at http://www.sqlmag.com/Departments/DepartmentID/1024/.