# How to Sign Up to Mergin Maps

To start using the Mergin service, you need to sign up. You can sign up either through cloudmergin.com or from your mobile device using the Mergin Maps Input.

When you register with the Mergin service, you will be automatically signed up as a free tier user with 100 MB of storage. To upgrade your account, see our Subscription plans.

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One can view and download public projects even without an account, but creation of projects and synchronisation of geo-data only works when you are logged in.

# From web

  1. Navigate to cloudmergin.com

  2. Click on Sign up in the top-right of the page:

  3. Complete the sign up form

    Once you press Sign up, you will receive a confirmation email. To sign in and use the Mergin service, you will need to activate your account by clicking on the link in the email.

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check your SPAM folder if the confirmation email does not appear in your inbox after 5 minutes.

You can now skip to the Next steps.

# From Mergin Maps Input

Since Input 0.7.0

Skip this section if you've already signed up from cloudmergin.com as described above.

  1. Download Mergin Maps Input to your Android device, iPhone or iPad. You can find it in the app store of your platform:

    Download on the App Store Get it on Google Play
  2. Open Mergin Maps Input on your mobile device

  3. Go to the Home tab of the Projects screen and press the Person button:

  4. Press the Sign up for free button:

  5. Complete the sign up form

    Once you press Sign up, you will receive a confirmation email. To sign in and use the Mergin service, you will need to activate your account by clicking on the link in the email.

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check your SPAM folder if the confirmation email does not appear in your inbox after 5 minutes.

# Forgotten password

If you forget your password, you can reset it through the Mergin website.

# Next steps

Welcome to Mergin Maps!

You can get up-to-speed quickly by following our Quick Start tutorials.