Register your free Azure Active Directory subscription

If you have paid subscriptions to Office 365, Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online, Enterprise Mobility Suite, or other Microsoft services, you have a free subscription to Azure AD. Here's a step-by-step guide to register your free Azure AD subscription using an Office 365 Premium Business subscription.

Note  If you don't have any Microsoft service that comes with a free Azure AD subscription, follow the step-by-step guide in Add an Azure AD tenant and Azure AD subscription to set up a tenant, add a subscription, and manage it via the Azure Portal.

 

Register your free Azure Active Directory subscription

  1. Sign in to the Office 365 portal at https://portal.office.com using your organization's account.

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  2. On the Home page, click on the Admin tools icon.

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  3. On the Admin center page, hover your mouse over the Admin tools icon on the left and then click Azure AD. This will take you to the Azure Active Directory sign-up page and brings up your existing Office 365 organization account information.

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  4. On the Sign up page, make sure to enter a valid phone number and then click Sign up.

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  5. It may take a few minutes to process the request.

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  6. You will see a welcome page when the process completes.

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