If you use an email address and password to sign in to these or other services, you already have a Microsoft account. You can also create/sign up for a new account at any time.
To create a Microsoft account and register for Microsoft Ignite, visit http://ignite.microsoft.com, click on "Pre-Register," and then on the "Microsoft account" link on the following page. This will take you to the Microsoft account page where you will select "Sign up now" to create a new Microsoft account and continue on to the Microsoft Ignite registration process.
For assistance with your Microsoft account or resetting your Microsoft account password, click here.
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