The steps for activation depend upon the type of license used to purchase. See activation details below:
If you purchased MSIA as part of your Volume License (VL) agreement:
1. Activation will require self-service action 

2. Follow instructions in these videos to activate your license(s):

Step 1: New VL customers - Tenant Activation

Step 2: New VL customers – License Activation & Granting Access

Step 3: New VL customers – First time accessing the Member site

3. Once you activate your license and obtain your Member ID and Program Key, you are ready to launch
Note: the email with information on how to provision and activate license subscription(s) is sent to the contact listed with your organization's overall VL agreement. You will want to contact this person to help with activation.

If you purchased MSIA as part of an OVS Volume License (VL) Agreement your subscription is manually set up by the MSIA Regional Support Center:

  • Activation will be handled by the MSIA Regional Support team
  • The contact person listed on the VL agreement is set up as the MSIA Program Administrator
  • The Program Administrator will receive an automated welcome email with membership details (MSIA Membership ID and Program Key) and steps to access the Member site and program benefits