Windows Autopilot licensing requirements

Applies to:

  • Windows 11
  • Windows 10
  • Windows Holographic, version 2004 or later

Windows Autopilot depends on specific capabilities available in Windows client and Azure Active Directory (Azure AD). It also requires an MDM service such as Microsoft Intune. These capabilities can be obtained through various editions and subscription programs:

To provide needed Azure Active Directory (automatic MDM enrollment and company branding features) and MDM functionality, one of the following subscriptions is required:


Even when using Microsoft 365 subscriptions, you still need to assign Intune licenses to the users.

Additionally, the following are also recommended (but not required):

Next steps

Windows Autopilot configuration requirements