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Create a key and start developing your app with Bing Maps

 
You don't need to be a map creator to develop with Bing Maps. When you register for a Bing Maps account, you'll create a Bing Maps key to authenticate your application, which allows you to include the power of Bing Maps directly in your app. Create a key to get started developing with Bing Maps, and start developing your app today.
 

Bing Maps Keys for Business and Personal Use

The Basic Bing Maps Key is for use with consumer-facing, education, and non-profit applications as well as for internal commercial Windows or Windows Phone applications that qualify for free use. See restrictions below.

Please see the Enterprise Key for business applications used by authenticated enterprise associates and agents.

Basic Key application types and parameters


  • Website
  • Other Public Mobile App

Public and internal website, and mobile apps that are not on/for the Windows Phone: Maximum 125,000 cumulative billable transactions per calendar year at no charge.


  • Public Windows App
  • Public Windows Phone App
  • Education
  • Not-for-profit

Public Windows App, Public Windows Phone App, Education and Not-for-profit: Maximum 50,000 cumulative billable transactions within any 24-hour period.


  • Private Windows App
  • Private Windows Phone App
  • Dev/Test

Applications used by authenticated enterprise users (employees or agents of the enterprise) over a private network.

Maximum 125,000 cumulative billable transactions per calendar year at no charge.

 
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Buy an Enterprise License

The Enterprise Key is for consumer applications and internal commercial applications that do not qualify for limited free use.

For information about Enterprise Key map maker licensing options, email us at maplic@microsoft.com.

Enterprise Key application types and parameters


  • Public Website
  • Public Windows App
  • Public Windows Phone App
  • Other Public Mobile App
  • Education
  • Not-for-profit

Public website, available without restriction.

Public website, mobile apps that are not on/for the Windows Phone: Can exceed 125,000 cumulative billable transactions per calendar year.

Public Windows app and Windows Phone apps: Can exceed 50,000 cumulative billable transactions within any 24-hour period.


  • Private Website
  • Private Windows App
  • Private Windows Phone App

Applications used by authenticated enterprise users (employees or agents of the enterprise) over a private network.

Can exceed 125,000 cumulative billable transactions per calendar year.


  • Business Asset Management

Application is used to track, store, query, display or perform calculations using an asset’s GPS position.