MFA activated for all new users

EDS 1 Reputation point

Hello, I just realized that for all new accounts, MFA activation is requested each time they connect to office applications. However, our conditional access does not require the MFA and "Default security settings" are disabled for our tenant. Older accounts are not impacted.


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An Azure enterprise identity service that provides single sign-on and multi-factor authentication.
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  1. Vasil Michev 62,326 Reputation points MVP

    That's likely the SSPR registration prompt. This thread lists all the places you should check in order to narrow down the feature causing this:

  2. Carlos Solís Salazar 10,061 Reputation points

    Hi @EDS

    Thank you for asking this question on the **Microsoft Q&A Platform. **

    Could be for other settings,

    Validate that the user does not have "Enabled" or "Force" in the MULTI-FACTOR AUTH STATUS -->

    Hope this helps,
    Carlos Solís Salazar


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