MVP Perks

A listing of tools and services that are made freely available to Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs).
  • Aomei Technology Aomei Technology


    AOMEI is glad to reward that contribution with free, NFR licenses of our products to MVPs.

  • ApexSQL ApexSQL

    ApexSQL UniversalApexSQL Developer

    Any Microsoft SQL or SharePoint MVP – 1 free license of ApexSQL Universal. Any other Microsoft MVP (e.g. C#, VB.NET, etc) – 1 free license of ApexSQL Developer. Any SQL MCT – 1 free license of ApexSQL Universal (please provide MCT number). Any SQL Server VIP – blogger, community evangelist, technical authority, etc. – 1 free license of ApexSQL Universal

  • Aspose Aspose


    Aspose will be glad to provide free NFR (Not For Resale) licenses for any of our development products to any current members of the Microsoft MVP, Microsoft Regional Director, Java Champion and Oracle ACE programs.

  • Axialis Axialis

    IconWorkshopCursorWorkshopIconGeneratorAll Bitmap Icon SetsAll Vector Icon Sets

    At Axialis we welcome Microsoft MVPs and Regional Directors by offering Free NFR licenses of all our products. Our goal is to help you with your work and receive feedback from you to enhance our products.

  • CData Software CData Software

    ADO.NET Data ProvidersODBC DriversSQL SSIS TasksCloud DriversBizTalk Adapters

    Microsoft MVPs can claim a complimentary personal licenses for any one of our drivers for real-time access to on-line or on-premise applications, databases, and Web APIs. (Salesforce, Dynamics CRM, MongoDB, BigQuery, Marketo, HubSpot, etc.)

  • Cerebrata Cerebrata


    All Microsoft MVPs can claim a complimentary NFR license for any one of our products.

  • CloudBerry Lab CloudBerry Lab


    CloudBerry lab offers FREE license for CloudBerry products to bloggers. To qualify as a blogger you should have minimum Google PR3 blog with related content. When filling in the form you should specify the URL to your active MVP profile.

  • Codealike Codealike

    Codealike Premium

    Sign up to Codealike. Then e-mail or send us a tweet just saying what your Codealike username and MVP profile page is. Codealike Premium will be free to MVPs forever.

  • Devart Devart


    If you have any kind of MVP award (Microsoft MVP, Oracle ACE, Embarcadero MVP, ALM rangers, Salesforce MVP etc.) send us a link to your MVP profile, and get a free license. We also ask our MVP customers to write short reviews of advantages and disadvantages of our products.

  • Devolutions Devolutions

    Enterprise License for Remote Desktop Manager

    Devolutions offers free NFR (Not for Resale) licenses to Microsoft MVP, Citrix CTP and VMware vExpert for personal use and demo purposes.

  • Digicert Digicert

    SSL Certificates

    Offers free SSL certificates to Microsoft MVPs and Microsoft Employees for testing and personal use


    File Security for Windows ServerEndpoint SecurityMail Security for Exchange ServerMobile Security for AndroidSecurity for SharePoint Server

    ESET provides MVPs with a free (Not-For Resale) licenses for your personal use.

  • First Floor Software First Floor Software

    XAMLSpy Personal License (NFR)

    As a Microsoft Regional Director or Microsoft MVP, you are eligible for a free Personal License of XAML Spy.

  • Infragistics Infragistics

    Infragistics Ultimate

    You will have completely unrestricted access to the entire Infragistics library, including all of our .NET platforms, our new Xamarin.Forms controls, and even our prototyping tool, Indigo Studio.

  • JetBrains JetBrains

    All Products PackReSharperRiderdotTracedotMemorydotCoverWebStormReSharper C++...

    We provide Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals with an All Products Pack, including licenses for .NET tools such as ReSharper and Rider, WebStorm, DataGrip and many more.

  • KEMP Technologies KEMP Technologies

    LoadMaster VLM-5000

    As a Microsoft Certified Professional, you are entitled to a complimentary NFR copy of LoadMaster VLM-5000 for personal and non-commercial use.

  • Lepide Lepide


    Lepide Software offers innovative solutions for IT Management, Server Management, Network Management and Change Auditing. Its solution range includes Change Auditing, Identity and Access Management, IT Administration, Business Continuity, Exchange Server, SQL Server, and Active Directory.

  • Liquid Technologies Liquid Technologies


    We are pleased to provide Microsoft MVP’s with a Free license to our entire Liquid Software Suite, this includes Graphical XSD, JSON Schema, WSDL & XML editors, a graphical Data Mapper, XML Data Binding, Visual Studio Integration, Web Service tools and much more.

  • Microsoft Microsoft

    MSDN Enterprise SubscriptionMicrosoft AzureMVP Award PackageMVP SummitOthers

    Obviously! Besides the MVP Award itself, you'll get a nice award package, an invitation for the MVP Summit, early-access to software or product info (subject to NDA), a MSDN Enterprise Subscription, and more!

  • MyGet MyGet

    MyGet MVP Subscription

    MyGet allows you to create and host your own NuGet, symbols, npm, Bower and VSIX feeds. Include packages from the official NuGet or npm repositories or upload your own. Compatible with NuGet, the Visual Studio Package Manager Console, Orchard, SymbolSource, and many more.

  • NCover NCover

    NCover Desktop

    NCover offers not-for-retail licenses of NCover Desktop to active Microsoft MVP .NET Developers. These license are only for personal use and may not be transferred or used for commercial purposes. All requests subject to final review and approval by NCover.

  • Octopus Deploy Octopus Deploy

    Octopus Deploy

    We offer Microsoft MVPs and Friends of Redgate a free self-hosted or Octopus Cloud license.

  • OrcsWeb OrcsWeb

    Small Business Shared Hosting

    OrcsWeb has been and will continue to be a major supporter of Microsoft’s MVP and ASP/.NET Insider programs and the folks that have achieved that designation. As a way of showing our support, we offer a complimentary Small Business Shared Hosting plan to everyone active in either of these programs.

  • OzCode OzCode


    The revolutionary debugging extension, which complements Visual Studio and supercharges the C# debugging experience.

  • Pluralsight Pluralsight

    Annual Plus Subscription

    Pluralsight’s special gift is one year of free, unlimited dev, creative and IT training. That’s 3,000+ courses on the latest technologies including topics ranging from virtualization and security, to SQL Server and .NET.

  • PostSharp PostSharp


    We offer free PostSharp licenses to Microsoft MVPs, influential bloggers, authors, user group leaders and qualified freelancers.

  • Redgate Redgate


    Interested in using or reviewing our tools? We can provide you with free NFR licenses. We hope it'll give you the chance to get to know our products and to help others with problems which could be solved by using our tools.

  • RevDeBug RevDeBug

    RevDeBug License

    RevDeBug offers a free license, training and support, visual materials, development roadmap, and the ability to vote and raise issues for MVPs.

  • SiaqoDB SiaqoDB


    SiaqoDB provides MVPs with a free Bundle license for their NoSQL embedded object and document database engine.

  • Solarwinds Solarwinds


    Calling all thwack MVPs and SolarWinds Technology Partner MVPs. We have some wishes to answer. You can now get your own perpetual license provisioned for any SolarWinds product! Below is the process for obtaining a NFR (not for resale) license of SolarWinds product(s).

  • SyncFusion SyncFusion


    We know that Microsoft MVPs provide resources and guidance to the development community. Syncfusion would like to reward that contribution with free, not-for-resale (NFR) licenses of our products to MVPs.

  • Synergy Si, Inc. Synergy Si, Inc.


    Request a free NFR (not for resale) Synergy account with download access. It's software for sharing your mouse and keyboard between multiple computers on your desk. It works on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.

  • SysKit SysKit


    We provide you with a free subscription for our tools SPDocKit, SysKit Monitor, SysKit Insights, SysKit Security Manager, SysKit Shell. Send us an email to [email protected] with a link to the MVP Profile.

  • TechSmith TechSmith

    SnagItCamtasia StudioCamtasia Studio for Mac

    Record onscreen activity at your desk or in front of an audience and create eye-catching HD-quality training, presentation, and demo videos. Quickly create professional quality videos that you can share with anyone, on nearly any device – without formal training.

  • Telerik Telerik

    DevCraft Complete EditionTelerik Platform Business SubscriptionTest Studio Ultimate Perpetual License

    .NET Developer Tools and Controls, End-to-End Mobile Solution and Testing.

  • Tower Tower


    We offer free NFR licenses to Microsoft MVPs for 'Tower', our Git desktop client for Windows and Mac. MVPs can simply and informally get in touch with our support to claim their license.

  • TypeMock TypeMock


    Did you know that as a Microsoft MVP, you are eligible for a free version of Typemock unit testing products? Take advantage and start unit testing.

  • Visual SVN Visual SVN

    Visual SVN

    VisualSVN Subversion integration plug-in for Visual Studio

  • Windy Range Software Windy Range Software

    QueryStorm Unlimited License

    QueryStorm brings SQL and C# into Excel. It enables querying Excel tables with SQL/LINQ and allows rapid prototyping with C#/Excel. Microsoft MVP's get a free perpetual license that can be used on up to three machines. Fill out the form at and claim your license.

  • code4ward code4ward

    Royal TS/X NFR License

    Offer Royal TS/X NFR License for personal use

  • provides MVPs with a free Personal subscription for logging errors from your blog, personal website or similar.

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    Secret Server Professional Edition

    Offer Secret Server Professional Edition Key for 10 Users for 1 year

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    Veeam Availibility Suite

    NFR Keys for Veeam Availibility Suite