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Microsoft Authenticator for Android

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If you've already been using the app and two-factor verification, you can choose the drop-down arrow next to the account name, and then select Enable phone sign-in. What is the App Lock feature, and how does it help to keep me more secure? Without the update, you will receive an older version of the app which only supports two-step verification for work and school accounts. Just tap approve and you're good to go. Use your phone, not your password, to log into your Microsoft account. This works for all authenticator apps, not just the Microsoft Authenticator app. Even deleting the app from your old device isn't enough.

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Use the Microsoft Authenticator

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This will let your organization know that the sign-in request is coming from a trusted device and help you seamlessly and securely access additional Microsoft apps and services without needing to log into each. For more information about disabling your device from your profile, see. You will need to register your device to your organization through the app and add your work or school account. This most-likely happens because your sign-in and your mail app are occurring across two different apps, causing the initial background sign-in process to stop working and to fail. This app generates those types of codes. After the authenticator app is deleted, it's removed from your security info and it disappears from the Security info page. Tap the X next to the account name.

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Regenerate QR code for my microsoft authenticator

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I have now put this switch to 'on'. For more information about security info, see. This key is then used to prove your identity while signing in. If you cannot access your account via browser, please contact your Office 365 admin and disable for you and remove the lost device. Because Microsoft Authenticator supports single sign-on, once you have proven your identity once, you will not need to log in again to other Microsoft apps on your device. For more information about how to download and install the app, see.

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Microsoft Authenticator asking for a QR Code

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Just enter your username, then approve the notification sent to your phone. All of my accounts were gone. Meanwhile, you can add whatever online accounts you want by repeating the non-Microsoft account steps on all of your other accounts. Adding the Microsoft Authenticator app to your new device won't automatically remove the app from your old device. From there, using the app is very easy. The app works like most others like it. Much nicer and easier to use than the previous incarnation.

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Need Support to add account on New Phone using authenticator

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After that, go to the and let us know what problem you're seeing and what steps you've tried so far. Because passwords can be forgotten, stolen, or compromised, two-factor verification is an additional security step that helps protect your account by making it harder for other people to break in. Enter your mobile device number and get a text a code you'll use for two-step verification or password reset. You log into an account and the account asks for a code. This will store an encrypted Vault locally so you can log in without using Multifactor Authentication in case of a connectivity issue.

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Need Support to add account on New Phone using authenticator

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If you're not using the Microsoft Authenticator app, select the Authenticator app or hardware token option. To switch your personal account over to notifications you'll have to re-register your device with the account. The Microsoft Authenticator app replaced the Azure Authenticator app, and is the recommended app when you use Azure Multi-Factor Authentication. When you sign in with your personal Microsoft account for the first time. Many 3rd party applications like Ccleaner has the feature to uninstall apps also. The thing you know is your password.

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Microsoft Authenticator for Android

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You can manage your verification methods for personal accounts from your page. You must complete that set up process to approve notifications for those accounts. After you've set this up the first time, you can return to the Security info page to add, update, or delete your security information. This permission is required for sending notifications to verify your identity. You can view these log files in the app at any time to see the info being gathered. Important This content is intended for users. How to use Microsoft Authenticator: The app setup is rather easy.

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Help needed moving the Authenticator app to a new phone.

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Enter your mobile device number and get a phone call for two-step verification or password reset. Follow on-screen instructions to learn about Microsoft Authenticator and play it properly. This will let your organization know that the sign-in request is coming from a trusted device and help you seamlessly and securely access additional Microsoft apps and services without needing to log into each. The restore is only working if I delete the app and reinstall in the same device or moving between devices, but not when I perform a full iPhone restore in the same iPhone. Just enter your username, then approve the notification sent to your phone. Enter your work or school email address to get an email for password reset.

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