About Microsoft Trademarks

The Microsoft trademark, along with our well-known product names, such as Windows, Microsoft Office and Xbox are some of the most recognized, trusted, and valuable trademarks in the world. We have included information on this site to help you appropriately refer to Microsoft's trademarks, review Microsoft's logo programs and get answers to frequently asked questions.

  • Companies interested in referring to a Microsoft trademark in text, advertising collateral, marketing, or product packaging should follow the Microsoft Trademark Guidelines.

  • Microsoft Logo Programs are standard offerings that are open to any company that meets defined program criteria. Logo Programs help your company inform its customers that your products and services meet certain criteria.

  • Microsoft maintains a list of its brands, product names, logos, and other assets that are protected as trademarks. This list is periodically updated.