Microsoft Multi-Factor Authentication (Microsoft MFA)

This KB Document provides an overview on the setup and use of Microsoft Multi-Factor Authentication.

Microsoft MFA at FVTC

Fox Valley Technical College is deploying a new security feature called Microsoft Multi-Factor Authentication (Microsoft MFA) for all of our accounts. Multi-Factor Authentication adds a safe and secure two-step verification method to enhance the protection of your personal information and online accounts.

In addition to providing your online credentials (username and password), you will need to complete an additional two-step verification method to access certain Fox Valley Technical College online systems that may contain your secure personal, educational, or financial information. These two-step verification methods can be your choice of a range of authentication methods such as phone call, text message, mobile app notification, or one-time password (OTP).


Installing the Microsoft Authenticator app video walk-through thumbnail
CLICK HERE for a brief walkthrough video to install and setup the Microsoft Authenticator app on your smartphone




QUICK LINKS:

How to manage or update your Microsoft MFA Authentication Methods

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

**STAFF ONLY** Duo Multi-Factor Authentication will continue to be used to access certain systems. More info here.



KeywordsMFA, Microsoft, Multifactor, Authentication, Multi-Factor, Azure, AzureAD, Security, Account, Authenticator microsoftmfa   Doc ID123712
OwnerThom W.GroupFVTC
Created2023-02-01 09:21:12Updated2023-12-04 13:31:54
SitesFox Valley Technical College
CleanURLhttps://kb.fvtc.edu/microsoftmfa
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