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To redeem your Age of Empires Online game content and begin playing, follow these three easy steps.

NOTE: After each step below, return to this page to continue.

  • 1. Create an account

    If you don’t already have one, create a LIVE ID account and gamertag.

    Install and play!
  • 2. Install and play!

    Windows XP? Install this hotfix first!

  • Note: On the Sign In screen, be sure to use the email address and password associated with your Windows Live ID.

    <b>Note:</b> On the Sign In screen, be sure to use the email address and password associated with your Windows Live ID.