Set up unmanaged (BYOD) devices with Microsoft 365 Business Premium

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Every device, whether managed or unmanaged, is a possible attack avenue into your network. Microsoft 365 Business Premium includes capabilities to help everyone protect devices, including unmanaged devices (also referred to as bring-your-own devices, or BYODs). Learn more about managed and unmanaged devices.

To set up unmanaged (BYOD) devices, follow these steps:

  1. Get everyone to set up MFA.

  2. Get Microsoft 365 Apps installed on devices.

  3. Protected unmanaged Windows and Mac devices.

Once you've completed these steps, proceed to Use email securely.