Delete passwordlessMicrosoftAuthenticatorAuthenticationMethodConfiguration (deprecated)

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Remove changes made to the Microsoft Authenticator Phone Sign-in authentication method policy by reverting the policy to its default configuration.


The Microsoft Authenticator Passwordless Phone Sign-in authentication method policy API is deprecated and stopped returning results on December 31, 2020. Please use the new Microsoft Authenticator authentication method policy.


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) Policy.ReadWrite.AuthenticationMethod
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Not supported.

For delegated scenarios, the administrator needs one of the following Azure AD roles:

  • Authentication Policy Administrator
  • Global Administrator

HTTP request

DELETE /policies/authenticationMethodsPolicy/authenticationMethodConfigurations/passwordlessMicrosoftAuthenticator

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 204 No Content response code.





HTTP/1.1 204 No Content