App Password for Office 365 no Longer Exists

asked 2020-09-28T08:24:22.17+00:00
Vimal Vala 1 Reputation point

Recently noticed the App Password section within Office 365 Portal no longer exists, I previously managed to set-up 3 passwords however upon my return to add an additional password I noticed this no longer exists ?

Also cross checked with:

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/user-help/multi-factor-authentication-end-user-app-passwords#:~:text=From%20the%20App%20passwords%20page%2C%20select%20Delete%20next%20to%20the,app%20password%20is%20successfully%20deleted.

This is what I see only

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  1. answered 2020-12-04T13:17:32.65+00:00
    ict-tip 11 Reputation points

    What is a alternatieve for app password?

    A customer need to send a mail from a cloud based web application with ORG domain

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  2. answered 2020-09-29T03:31:54.217+00:00
    Emily Hua-MSFT 21,526 Reputation points Microsoft Employee

    @Vimal Vala ,

    The options of Security & privacy seems to be modified, please following the prompt to go to new "My Account portal" > Security info to check whether you may find the passwords set previously.

    You may also try to add App password as following.

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    As we focus more on general issues of Office desktop applications, any issues related to Microsoft 365 account security, please ask the question in the forum below.
    Microsoft 365 or Office 365 for admins

    Thanks for your understanding.


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  3. answered 2020-10-02T12:59:06.867+00:00
    GaeJ 1 Reputation point

    Yes ! With modern authentification, you dont need app password anymore

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