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ELMS for
Microsoft Imagine

ELMS for
Microsoft Imagine

Easily manage and distribute Microsoft Imagine software

As a benefit of your Microsoft Imagine subscription, you are entitled to a free ELMS (Electronic License Management System) webstore. ELMS enables academic institutions to electronically and securely distribute Microsoft software at no cost to their students, faculty and staff for use in school labs, classrooms and at home on their personal computers.

Simplify software distribution
with ELMS WebStores

Over 11,000 Microsoft Imagine institutions use ELMS to simplify the management and distribution of Microsoft Imagine software. Find out how our ELMS platform can do the same for you:

  • Receive a webstore where your students, faculty and staff can easily access their software – anywhere and anytime.
  • Customize the webstore by branding it with your school logo.
  • Easily configure your webstore to authenticate users through your school’s system with Single Sign on methods such as Shibboleth or Integrated User Verification (IUV) or simply import users through a text list.
  • Manage multiple subscriptions for multiple departments through one webstore, ensuring there is a central place for all your licensing programs.
  • Our platform automatically ensures that all users accept the Program Terms and Conditions prior to ordering software.
  • Select from multiple webstore languages for your users to use: Chinese-Traditional, Chinese-Simplified, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish and Turkish.
  • Gain access to an administration site with many tools and resources for set-up, reporting and more. All administration tools are available in Chinese-Simplified, German, English, Spanish, French, Russian, Japanese, Italian and Portuguese-Brazilian languages.
  • In select countries, backup media is available for major products

Please check our Getting Started Guide for a quick view of how easy it is to distribute Microsoft software for free to your students, faculty and staff. If you have any questions, please contact us at

Need Support? Contact Us

If you are a Microsoft Imagine admin you can reach us by phone at the following numbers.

  • US/Canada: +1 877-894-7970
  • France: 0805-086567
  • Germany: 0800-723-7963
  • Spain: 900-839777
  • Rest of the world: +1 613-518-2074