Enrolling in Microsoft Partner Network

Joining the Microsoft Partner Network (MPN) provides you with access to programs and resources offered exclusively to OEM resellers and system builders, including resources on the OEM Partner Center (OPC).

Review the benefits of MPN membership​​​​​​​​​.​

MPN and OPC benefits

As an MPN member, you can access valuable OPC product information, training, installation files, and news geared for resellers and system builders. These and other resources can help you identify new sales opportunities, increase your visibility with customers, and efficiently preinstall genuine Microsoft operating system software and applications.

Increase knowledge
Drive results
Accelerate closing deals
Resolve specific issues

Enroll or Renew Today

In order to continue downloading preinstallation tools, OEM software, and other exclusive OEM Partner Center (OPC) resources, your organization must renew its MPN membership each year.

Enrollment Scenario​​ Steps to Take​
New to MPN
If you’re new to MPN, enrollment takes about 15 minutes.
  1. Sign in using a Microsoft account (formerly Windows Live ID).*
  2. ​Follow the prompts throughout the enrollment process to:
    • Submit your organization's contact information.
    • Complete your individual profile.
    • Accept the Microsoft Partner Network legal agreement.
  3. Your organization is now a member of the Microsoft Partner Network.
Previously Enrolled in MPN
The renewal process gives all previously enrolled individuals in your organization access to the benefits of membership.
  1. S​ign in using the Microsoft account (formerly Windows Live ID) associated with your membership.*
  2. Follow the prompts throughout the enrollment process to:​
    • Update your organization's contact information and your individual profile.
    • Accept the Microsoft Partner Network legal agreement.
  3. Your membership in the Microsoft Partner Network is now renewed.
Associate Your Profile with a Different Partner Company
If you’ve joined an organization that has a current MPN membership, you can associate your email address with that membership.
  1. Sign in using a Microsoft account (formerly Windows Live ID).*
  2. Click Associate to a New Company.
  3. Click Search.
  4. Complete your profile and click Next.
  5. Type your organization's name and location, domain address, or Microsoft Partner Network ID.
  6. Click Next.
  7. Select your organization's name.
  8. Click Next.
  9. Type your Microsoft account email address and your name.
  10. Click Finish. Your request to enroll will now be sent to your organization's administrator for the Microsoft Partner Network.

Once your organization's administrator has approved your enrollment, you'll have access to resources and information reserved for Microsoft partners.

* If you do not have a Microsoft account (formerly Windows Live ID), create one now.

You can email Partner Programs and Portal Support for assistance with MPN membership enrollment and renewal.

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