How can you create a free Microsoft account? (LIVE ID)
There are two types of accounts within the Microsoft ecosystem: a consumer account and a work account.
In this blog I will explain how you can use Microsoft's services for free with a consumer account.
Consumer account = LIVE ID = The online identity you use for Xbox and other Microsoft services. This is for private use only.
A company account or work account from Office 365: This is an account that you can only use with a paying licence. Most licences start at a few euros a month. On this blog site you can find most of the tips that use a work account.
Navigate to teams.microsoft.com and create a new Microsoft account
Create an account with a personal ID. Select -> create one.
If you already have an account, please test whether you can log in at: https://outlook.live.com
It is also possible to go to account.microsoft.com; https://account.microsoft.com/account?lang=nl-be
Choose a new password for your Microsoft account
Choose a unique password that you will need later to access your Microsoft account again.
Please enter these general data to continue
Enter the country code and your date of birth.
Your Microsoft LIVE ID is now created!
Get started thanks to the free version of Microsoft Word
After creating a LIVE ID through this blog, you will have access to a range of features from Microsoft such as Microsoft Word online . These can help you to use the translation function, general word processing, layout and so on for free.
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