The Sandbox is free to use. Visit to sign up for a new account, or sign in if you have an existing account. A verification code will be sent to the email address you register with.

If you are unable to find the verification code email, please check your junk or spam folder.

Create an account

  1. Visit and click Login or Sign up.

  2. Click Sign up.

  3. Fill in the Username, Name, Email and Password fields. Passwords must be at least 8 characters, and contain at minimum a lower case letter, an upper case letter and a number. Record your username securely as it will be required to reset your password should you forget it.

The DE Africa Sandbox new user registration page.

  1. Click Sign up.

  2. A verification code will have been sent to your nominated email address. Enter the verification code and click Confirm Account. This will automatically log you in.

The DE Africa Sandbox new user confirm account page.


If you have not received the verification code email, please check your spam or junk mail folders.

  1. You will be prompted to select a sever from Server Options. For regular users, only the default environment is available. Select Default environment and click Start.

The DE Africa Sandbox start server page.

The server will start up; this can take a few minutes. You will automatically be redirected to the Sandbox environment.

The Sandbox runs completely in-browser and all necessary software is provided. No additional installation or configuration is required.