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During set-up of your Social Listening tool you will be asked to select an existing Azure subscription for your tool. If you do not already have a Subscription in your Azure account, go to the Azure portal, log in, and follow the steps below. If you don’t already have an Azure Account, follow the steps in this guide. Creating an Azure Subscription Click or search for “Subscriptions” and select Add New .

During set-up of your Social Listening tool you will be asked to select an existing Azure subscription for your tool. If you do not already have a Subscription in your Azure account, go to the Azure portal, log in, and follow the steps below. If you don’t already have an Azure Account, follow the steps in this guide.

Creating an Azure Subscription

  1. Click or search for “Subscriptions” and select Add New .
  2. Click + Add to create a new subscription.

Azure will guide you through the process of creating a subscription. If your Azure account is new you will qualify for a free trial subscription, which provides free credits for Azure services. Note : You will need to provide credit card details for verification when you set up a Free Trial subscription, but you will not be charged for services unless you upgrade to a Pay as you Go subscription later.

Read more about Azure subscriptions here.