If you purchased an SCMP digital subscription through an app store or via Alipay, follow these steps to enjoy unlimited access to SCMP on desktop and mobile devices:
On the SCMP app:
- Open the SCMP app and log in (if required) to your newly subscribed account
- Tap the menu button on the top right-hand corner
- Tap the gear wheel icon to manage your account
- Click on the ‘Link my subscription’ button.
Note: We're currently experiencing an issue where our readers who have purchased their subscriptions through the Google Play Store are unable to successfully link their subscriptions. Rest assured, our team is working hard to fix this. In the meantime, feel free to access our award-winning journalism through our mobile app. (9 June, 2021)
- Head to account.scmp.com
- Log in with the same email and password that you used to purchase your subscription.
You’re all set! You now have unlimited access on both your desktop and mobile devices. We also recommend linking your SCMP account and subscription to a social account by following the steps here.
If you are still having issues with accessing your subscription after following the above steps, please contact email@example.com by email or live chat.