When you renew on the Subscribe page, you will be presented the appropriate controls to enroll in the new Action Pack program. What are the benefits of the new Action Pack subscription? Your credit card is charged immediately. Select the link at the bottom of the page to navigate to the 8. It's not a live for-use machine you can actually phone microsoft licensing and they do provide good info on these sorts of questions. Yeah, I found that page already. Locate the Microsoft Action Pack Subscription tile.
But if you are ordering Software Assurance, then it becomes extremely important. Once you have an Authorization Number, you no longer need to meet the five-license minimum to place an order. Navigate to the Tenant Admin Rights required 3. Thank you for your consideration and action. As for your licenses, they will be marked as restricted use in o365 but you won't actually be restricted in any way. Partner features grant additional functionality to your Office 365 tenant, allowing you to send purchase offers, trial invitations, delegated administration requests and more! I don't know why these expiry days don't align because I've only ever had Office 365 E3 through the Action Pack.
Your access to BizSpark or DreamSpark benefits will remain through the duration of your paid subscription. You can activate those benefits by going to the partner digital download center and accessing your product keys using the instructions provided on the site. Each separate order of licenses will include a different License Agreement Number. I have several different Microsoft license throughout my group. However, subscribers are not entitled to updates for that software after the subscription has expired, nor do they continue to have access to software or product keys through Subscriber Downloads or to other subscription services that are a benefit of having an active subscription. To check on the status of your service request, select Partner Center requests from Support, and then select Open.
If there are any particulars you have questions on, let me know! See my notes on what happened afterwards, hope my experience will help others. You are still bound by the licence, so you wtill have caps on how many installs you have etc, but the products are still active. I'm sure these answers aren't exactly what you want to hear, so I'm sorry about that, but the subscription doesn't include perpetual download access. To learn more — check out the. I suspect something happened in the transition to the new Microsoft Partner Centre. In summary, this policy regarding the termination of rights to previous versions is contrary to the goals and rules of the Action Pack and should be eliminated. Authorised Cloud Distributors offer Office 365 seats that are compatible with your tenant — make sure your seats are in the Enterprise family.
Silver Competency 25 seats Earn an additional 10 seats with the Silver. The Microsoft Action Pack Subscription Licence Agreement allows the use of Action Pack software only for internal business needs, as well as for evaluation, demonstration, testing, training and educational purposes. You receive one Welcome Kit and three Quarterly Update Kits. We also had a newer O365 account that used differentdomain. Of course, you only legally own rights to it for a year. Awards and Recognition 2016 Winner Winnovation Awards - Technology 2010 Finalists in Electronic News Future Awards 2008 Finalists Telstra Business Awards 2003 Recommended for Customer Service Excellence 2002 Finalists Hong Kong Export of Goods Awards 2001 Commendation Engineering Excellence 2001 Winner Best New Innovation Aged Care Awards 1999 Winner Design Award 1997 State Winner Telstra Business Womens Award, Fewer than 100 Employees. There are some outside cases which could remove the perpetual license, so go ahead and read that link, and the linked whitepaper at the bottom of that page.
Consider earning and stay tuned for our post next week for more details! Small Business Specialists who are current in their Small Business Specialist enrolment do not need to take an additional assessment to subscribe to the Action Pack. If you see two E3 subs in your O365 account maybe that's what happened, if not I'm not sure what else it could be and Partner or O365 support may have to clear this up. How do the Action pack program benefits support application development? For the details, please refer to. Action Pack partners are not eligible for this offer. Thanks Bryan, I did that as part of the licensing assignment steps.
Hey Steve, This is documented here:. You will keep going as a competency partner. You will need to meet the Action Pack eligibility requirements and pay the subscription fee. Partners can proactively go the Action Pack portal to make the transition at any time. This much is very clear in the Microsoft Action Pack Subscription Initiative Addendum.
. How can we get more Windows 10 licenses? I had to cancel my paid subscription and resubscribe to release the use of two licenses for each user. Earn an additional 25 seats with the Silver. The SureStep Program can help you start, grow, and optimize your cloud business. Your Order Confirmation Explained When you order your licenses, you will receive an email attachment with some basic information about your agreement. This is a complicated topic and a lot to wrap your head around.
It does, however, include perpetual licensing for you to use the products you obtained during the active portion of the subscription. How do the product keys work with my Action Pack Subscription? Can you please guide me because I do not seem to have enough Windows Licences. However, this newly announced policy goes beyond that to say that each software license also expires at the end of each annual subscription, if a new version of that software has been released. This post will focus on the Open License program. Still, odds are that there will be a new version of Office next year. Depending on your region, you could have one product key label good for 10 activations or 10 labels each good for one activation. The transition process allows you to keep your existing tenant, no data loss and no downtime.
Think you got this and are ready to showcase your expertise to customers? It offers differentiated resources and step by step guidance to help you reach the cloud your way! My question is what happens when I renew, can I request that all license keys be reset so I can start a fresh? But, many home users that got it do not really use it. If there is legally binding language consistent with this policy, please provide a reference to it. How do I confirm I'm using a Cloud Essentials subscription? If or when you are eligible to renew in the Partner Center, follow the steps below. Follow the instructions for creating a support request. The intent of this Initiative is to showcase the latest Microsoft software technology; thus only the latest versions of Microsoft software technology will be offered through this Initiative. That was the account that was expiring. To learn more - check out the.