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"Microsoft Developer Network Academic Alliance"Software licences for students of Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt.

Free Microsoft software for students and employees.With immediate effect, the students of the faculties M and EI receive Microsoft software (apart from Microsoft Office and FrontPage) free of change from Microsoft in the context of the "Microsoft Developer Network Alliance" program.

Since wintersemester 15/16 the login is over Single Sign-On with your THI-Account.

The program includes the following software products (except):

  • All Microsoft desktop operating systems, SDKs, DDKs
  • Visual Studio .NET Professional
  • Visio Professional
  • .NET Enterprise Server
  • MS Project Professional
  • MSDN Library
  • Access
  • ... and much more

Excerpt from the terms of use:

  • The software shall be used exclusively in the context of research and teaching.
  • A commercial use is excluded.
  • Explicitly excluded from the use are administrative institutions, offices and laboratories that do not serve the purpose of education.
  • The software may not be passed on to third parties.
  • The software may continue to be used - but without an entitlement to an update: after the end of the employment, after the end of the studies and after the expiry of the MSDNAA Contract.

The MSDNAA software distribution shall be done by the Microsoft e-academy License Management System (ELMS). To log in, you need your log in data that you use at Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt and have received from your respective faculty.


If you have problems or questions:

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