Creating a Microsoft Azure Pass Subscription

Creating an Azure Pass subscription is a two step process.

  1. Redeem your Azure Pass Promo Code
  2. Activate your subscription

Step 1: Redeeming a Microsoft Azure Pass Promo Code:

  • Open a browser and navigate to:

    It is recommended you close all browsers and open a new In-Private Browser session. Other log-ins can persist and cause errors during the activation step.

  • Click the start button to get started.

    screenshot showing redemption start button
  • Enter your account login information and select “Sign In”.

    screenshot showing login form
  • Click “Confirm” if the correct email address is listed.

    screenshot showing confirm microsoft account button
  • Enter your promo code in the Promo code box and click “Claim Promo Code”.

    screenshot showing promo code input field
  • It may take up to 5 minutes to process the redemption.

    screenshot showing loading screen while promo code is being redeemed

Step 2: Activate your subscription:

  • When the redemption process is completed, it will redirect to the sign up page.

  • Enter your account information and click “Next”.

    screenshot showing sign up form to enter account information
  • Click the agreement check box and click the Sign up button.

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

    screenshot showing agreement checkbox and sign up button
  • Your Azure subscription is ready

    screenshot showing azure portal home page
  • You can check the balance of your Azure Pass Credits on

    screenshot showing azure Azure Sponsorship Page