HKU students can register for using the Microsoft Imagine service to download and install the Microsoft software available under Microsoft Imagine Service.
Pre-requisites and requirements:
a. The Microsoft Imagine service is opened for use by students only.
b. Students are required to use a personal Microsoft account for registration. They will be prompted to create an account during the registration process if they don’t have one.
c. Students will be prompted by Microsoft to verify their student status once every 12 months from the last verification date.
Registration and activation procedures for Microsoft Imagine service can be done at https://imagine.microsoft.com/en-us/account. The procedures can be found at http://www.its.hku.hk/documentation/guide/personal/software/imagine/registration.
The following FAQs are extracted from Microsoft Imagine website (https://imagine.microsoft.com/en-us/support/faq) which highlights some important points. Please visit their web site for the full information.
Q: How do I get Microsoft Imagine software as a student?
A: Simply create an account, verify your student status and download software through this website at no cost.
Q: How do I verify I am a student?
A: For detailed step by step instructions refer to our How to verify as a student guide.
Q: How do I activate my student Azure benefit?
A: For detailed step by step instructions refer to our Microsoft Imagine how to get Azure guide.