Setting up Azure

In this section we will describe the details required to set up the Cognitive Service on Azure; head to and sign in with a valid account (or create an account).

Once logged in, you will be taken to your Azure Dashboard; from here, click on the +Next button at the top of the left panel; this will expand a menu. Within this menu, search and click on AI + Cognitive Services, which will spawn another menu where we can select Face API, as shown:

After clicking on the Face API item, you will be presented with a tab requiring you to enter the details of your service, such as Name, Subscription, Location, ...

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