Add Microsoft Online Service Partner Agreement Partner-of-Record Information
Updated: October 4, 2012
Applies To: Windows Server 2012 Essentials, Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials
If you are a Microsoft Online Service Partner Agreement (MOSPA) partner for Office 365, to ensure that you are correctly compensated when a subscription request is originated from Windows Server 2012 Essentials via the Office 365 Integration Module, you need to create a registry key that contains your partner-of-record identification (POR ID). The following information is read and passed to the service provider through the Office 365 sign-up URLs.
Type = String Value
Key name = Partner
Value = xxxxx, where xxxxx is your POR ID
On the reference computer, click Start, type regedit, and then press ENTER.
In the left pane, expand HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE, expand SOFTWARE, expand Microsoft, and then expand Windows Server.
Right-click Windows Server, point to New, and then click Key.
Type MSO for the name of the key.
Right-click the key that you just created, and then click String Value.
Type Partner for the name of the string, and then press ENTER.
Right-click the new Partner string in the right pane, and then click Modify.
Type your POR ID in the Value data text box, and then click OK.