Activating a Dynamics CRM Online Account

If you currently do not have an active Dynamics CRM Online account, this walkthrough will show you how to activate one. If you already have an Office 365 account, do not follow the steps below.

1. Visit our PowerObjects website. On the home page, you will see an option to sign up for a 30-day free trial. Enter your information and click Start Trial.


This trial invitation includes 25 user licenses for a Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online trial. After activating your trial account, you can convert this trial into a paid subscription.

If you are an administrator under your Microsoft Office 365 account and want to activate a Dynamics CRM Online trial, you should active your trial with in your existing Office 365 account.

2. After you login into your Office 365 account, navigate to the administrative center and click purchase services.

3. Scroll until you find the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Professional plan, then click Trial.

A free 30 free trial of the Dynamics CRM Online plan will be added to your exciting Office 365 account.


Tip: You can have multiple trials running under the same Office 365 account. If you would like to activate an Office 365 Enterprise (E3) trial at the same time as a Dynamics CRM trial, click Purchase Licenses then click Trial, and finally choose the E3 plan.