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Getting an Account

Before you can request a trial subscription or purchase a subscription to an Oracle Cloud service, you must have an account.

Oracle prefers that you use a valid business email address as the user name for your account. Your account gives you access to a variety of online applications and resources such as Oracle Store and My Oracle Support.

To get an account, you have two options:

  • You can create the account during the process of signing up for an Oracle Cloud service.

  • You can use the following procedure to create your account before you start your request for an Oracle Cloud service.

To sign up for a free account:

  1. Open your web browser and go to the website:

  2. Click Sign In/Register. The Sign In page opens.

  3. Click the Sign Up link. The Create Your Oracle Account page opens.

  4. Enter your account and personal information into the appropriate fields. Be sure to complete all required fields. Note that:

    • Oracle prefers that you use a valid business email address as the user name for your Oracle account. Valid email addresses use the following standard format:

      Only one account can be created for each business email address.

    • Your password must be at least eight characters in length, must contain both uppercase and lowercase letters, and must contain at least one number.

  5. Click Create. Oracle creates your account and sends a confirmation email to the address you used to create the account.

  6. Follow the instructions in the email to verify the status of your email address.

    After your email address is verified, you can use your account to register for Oracle Cloud services.