1

Download and install the Microsoft Authentication app by clicking the App Store/ Google Play icon or by scanning the QR code.

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From the desktop, visit the link below and login with your work or school account https://aka.ms/MFASetup.

3

Once logged in, from the default verification drop down, select “Notify me through app” option.

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Check“Authenticator app or Token”

Click “Set up authenticator App” button.
A QR code will appear.

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On your mobile, open the Microsoft Authentication App. Click “Add Account” button and select. “Work or School Account” option.

5

Scan the QR code and wait while your account gets added.
Now in desktop click “Next” button and wait.

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6

Press “Approve” button on the mobile and wait until your device get listed in the setup page.

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You are all done! The next time you need to go through the MFA process you only need to approve this kind of instant prompt from your smartphone.

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