Set up your environment
The following steps describe prerequisites required for developing with Azure Media Services.
Create a Media Services account
Use the Azure Classic Portal, the .NET SDK, or the REST API to create an Azure Media Services account.
Set up the development environment
Choose .NET or the REST API for your development environment.
Choose .NET or the REST API to programmatically connect to Azure Media Services.
Next steps: Azure Media Services learning paths
You can view AMS learning paths here:
Use the User Voice forum to provide feedback and make suggestions on how to improve Azure Media Services. You can also go directly to one of the following categories: