You can buy Visual Studio Professional and Visual Studio Enterprise subscriptions from the Visual Studio Marketplace. Learn about the full benefits for these subscriptions, compare their benefits, or subscription pricing.
Before you start
To bill your purchases, you'll need an Azure subscription. You can sign up before your first purchase or during your first purchase in the Visual Studio Marketplace. Learn which Azure subscriptions you can use for Visual Studio Marketplace purchases.
To sign up for your Azure subscription and buy from the Visual Studio Marketplace, you'll need a "personal" Microsoft account or a "work or school account" if you're buying for your organization, and they manage identities with Azure Active Directory (Azure AD).
Sign in to Visual Studio Marketplace > Subscriptions.
Choose the subscription that you want to buy, for example:
Select the Azure subscription to use for billing. Or sign up for a new subscription, if you don't have one.
Select the number of subscriptions to buy.
If you don't want subscriptions assigned to yourself, clear Assign this subscription to me.
Confirm and finish your purchase. To view your subscription benefits now, go to the Visual Studio subscriptions portal (
Or if you purchased more than one subscription, assign subscriptions to others in the Visual Studio Subscriptions Administration portal.
Manage purchased Visual Studio subscriptions as administrator
To view all Visual Studio subscriptions purchased from the Visual Studio Marketplace and their assignments to users, change these subscriptions, or cancel these subscriptions as the subscription administrator, go to the Visual Studio Subscriptions Administration portal, and sign in with the identity used to purchase these subscriptions.
To change the number of purchased subscriptions:
To cancel these subscriptions, reduce the number of subscriptions to zero (0). They won't renew at the end of the month.
View Visual Studio subscriptions assigned to you
To view Visual Studio subscriptions assigned to you
specifically and your subscription benefits,
go to the Visual Studio subscriptions portal
Marketplace and Billing Q&A
Visit the Marketplace and Billing Q&A to find answers to multiple common questions around the Visual Studio Marketplace and Azure billing.