What happens if i lose my phone is there like a backup code i can save?

Faiz 0 Reputation points
2024-05-16T20:14:10.5533333+00:00

I get anxious thinking what happens if my phone got lost and how i log in if my authenticator is locked, so is there like a backup code or something?

Microsoft Authenticator
Microsoft Authenticator
A Microsoft app for iOS and Android devices that enables authentication with two-factor verification, phone sign-in, and code generation.
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  1. Konstantin D 0 Reputation points
    2024-05-16T22:00:30.71+00:00

    For both Android and iOS, Authenticator App can safely backup your codes to iCloud or Google Cloud backup. You can configure it in Settings from Authenticator App.

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/account-billing/back-up-and-recover-account-credentials-in-the-authenticator-app-bb939936-7a8d-4e88-bc43-49bc1a700a40

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