NOTE: The instructions in this article only apply to the FIRST use. Once you have redeemed the code, the game will automatically be added to your Microsoft Store/Xbox library.
- You cannot transfer the code to a different account and you don't need to redeem the code again on the same account. If you have already redeemed a code, see: How to get rid of the error message "This code has already been redeemed" instead.
- Please make sure to note your credentials such as email address and gamertag. For details see: Gamertag & Microsoft Account FAQ
HOW TO REDEEM A CODE IN THE MICROSOFT STORE APP
Open the Microsoft Store app
Click on the profile icon in the top right corner.
- Double-check that you are logged in with the Microsoft account you want to associate to Microsoft Flight Simulator.
Select Redeem code or gift cards
Enter the 25-character code, and then select Redeem. Don’t worry about hyphens, the system takes care of those for you.
HOW TO REDEEM A CODE IN YOUR WEB BROWSER
HOW CAN I TELL IF MY CODE WAS REDEEMED
To see if your card or code was redeemed, check your order history. On the Order history page, look for the date that you redeemed the code, and you’ll see the order number and how the code was used. If you see Redeemed code under Payment method, the code was successfully redeemed.
If you’re having trouble redeeming a gift card or code, go to troubleshooting.