Microsoft authentication app

Vishnu Anand 65 Reputation points
2024-06-25T04:40:09.05+00:00

Currently, we're using this method where users log in to Teams or Outlook on their device by entering a code displayed in the device login window into the Authenticator app. Is there an alternative method where users can simply generate a code from their Authenticator app whenever MFA is required, use it, and proceed, or are these steps default for the Authenticator app setup?

User's image

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.
6,029 questions
0 comments No comments
{count} votes

Accepted answer
  1. akinbade abiola 8,215 Reputation points
    2024-06-25T07:55:22.5533333+00:00

    Hello Vishnu Anand,

    Thanks for your question.

    You can also use TOTP as well as push. See below the various methods:

    Authentication methods in Microsoft Entra ID - Microsoft Authenticator app

    Authentication methods in Microsoft Entra ID - OATH tokens

    You can mark it 'Accept Answer' and 'Upvote' if this helped you

    Regards,

    Abiola

    0 comments No comments

0 additional answers

Sort by: Most helpful