How to configure subscriptions in MS CRM 2016 Online?

Follow the below steps to configure Office 365 Enterprise E3 Subscription in Online CRM 2016.

For more details on Office 365 Enterprise E3, please Click here.

Step 1: Create CRM Online 2016 30 days’ trial version. Click here to create.


Use the existing trial Version, if you have.

Step 2: Open Provide your credentials and Sign in.

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Step 3: Under Office 365 Admin center preview Home Page,

  1. Click on Billing.
  2. Click on Subscriptions.
  3. By default, can see only one Subscription “Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Trial” for 30 days.

Click on Add subscriptions, to find & subscribe Office 365 Enterprise E3 Trial Version.

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Step 4: Under Enterprise Suite, can see “Office 365 Enterprise E3”.

  1. Hover on it, and click on Start free trial.

99.Enterprise Suite2. Click on Try now.

99.Confirm your order

3. Click on Continue.

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4. Within few minutes, the subscription will be added to your Office 365 account.
Goto Office 365 Home Page and goto Billing -> Subscriptions to see the Active Subscriptions. (If not refresh the page)

99.Office 365 Enterprise E3 Trial

Step 5: Successfully we added the subscription to Office 365 account. Now we have to Assign License to the User to access Office 365 suite. Follow the below steps for the same,

  1. Under Office 365 Home, Goto Users -> Active users.
  2. Click on required user to provide the License. Then we can see User Profile.
  3. Click on Edit under Product licenses.

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4. Click on Office 365 Enterprise E3 to make it On from Off.

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5. Click on Assign.

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6. Now we can see the Active Subscriptions under User Profile

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Step 6: Click on App Launcher to see Apps under your Login,

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We have successfully configured Subscription and Assigned License to the User. Hope you find it easy to Configure Subscriptions in Online CRM.

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Office 365 Admin Phones App

The Office 365 Admin app empowers you, the Office 365 IT administrator to stay connected with your Office 365 environment on the go. You can now manage your users including resetting their passwords. In addition, you can also read the latest messages from Message Center, the central location for Office 365 service communications and view any active service support requests. A new dashboard allows you to quickly view service health status and more.

For increased security, the Office 365 Admin app supports Windows Azure Directory Multi-Factor Authentication and the option to set a unique application-specific PIN code.

IMPORTANT: You need to have an active Office 365 subscription with administrator user rights to use this app.

Office 365 Admin for Phones App