Try or buy, and deploy Dynamics 365 Layout or Dynamics 365 Remote Assist

We’re excited to announce that Dynamics 365 Layout and Dynamics 365 Remote Assist are available for general use.

With Layout and Remote Assist, you can bridge the gap between the real and digital worlds to complete crucial tasks faster, safer, and more efficiently, and to create new ways to connect with customers and partners.

Note

If you’re using the preview version of Layout or Remote Assist, you have until December 31, 2018, to upgrade to the paid version.

Subscribe to Layout or Remote Assist

You can subscribe to Layout or Remote Assist in any of the following ways:

Subscribe or sign up for a free trial through the Microsoft 365 Admin Center

  1. Go to https://portal.office.com/AdminPortal/Home#/catalog.

    Admin center

  2. Log in under your company's admin account.

  3. If you don't know who your admin is, contact the IT help desk at your company to find out. Get more advice on admin accounts.

  4. Under Billing in the left navigation, select Purchase services.

  5. Scroll down to the Other plans section.

    Other plans

  6. Find the product card for Dynamics 365 Remote Assist or Dynamics 365 Layout.

    Remote Assist product card

  7. Do one of the following:

    • To sign up for a free trial, on the product card, select Start free trial, and then follow the instructions.
    • To subscribe, on the product card, select Buy now.
  8. Assign licenses to users as described in the next procedure.

Assign licenses to users

After subscribing or signing up for a free trial, you’ll need to assign licenses to users in the Microsoft 365 Admin Center or Partner Center. Each user you assign a license to will need an Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) account.

Assign a license to a user in the Microsoft 365 Admin Center

  1. In the Microsoft 365 Admin Center, under Billing in the left navigation, select Subscriptions, and then select Assign to users.

    Select Subscriptions

  2. Select the users you'd like to assign the trial or subscription to, and then in the Bulk actions menu on the right side of the screen, select Edit product licenses.

    Edit product licenses

  3. In the Add to existing products screen, select the Add to existing product license assignments option, and then select Next.

    Add to existing product licenses

  4. Select the licenses you want to enable for the selected users (Dynamics 365 Remote Assist and/or Dynamics 365 Layout), and then select Add.

    Select product licenses

Make the apps available to your users

After you’ve subscribed and assigned licenses to your users through the Microsoft 365 Admin Center or Partner Center, you can make the apps available through one of the following:

  • Microsoft Store for Consumers
  • Microsoft Store for Business

If you use the Microsoft Store for Business, you can have users install the apps in any of the following ways:

  • From your organization’s private store
  • From an email link that you send
  • Through mobile device management (MDM)

Install the apps from the Microsoft Store for Consumers

For information on installing the apps from the Microsoft Store for Consumers, use the following links:

Note

  • When users launch the apps, they’ll need to use the same Azure AD accounts that the admin assigned in the Microsoft 365 Admin Center.
  • The Layout app requires users to be online once every 30 days to validate their subscription.

Distribute the apps through the Microsoft Store for Business

  1. Go to the Store for Business.

  2. Acquire the app(s).

  3. Choose one of the following distribution methods:

See also

Overview of Dynamics 365 Layout
Dynamics 365 Layout User Guide
Overview of Dynamics 365 Remote Assist
Dynamics 365 Remote Assist User Guide