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Turn off two-step verification

Turn off two-step verification

Sign in to your Microsoft account to turn off two-step verification.

Two-step verification is an optional added layer of security on your Microsoft account. To turn off two-step verification and remove this requirement for all devices, consoles and apps that you use, follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to your Microsoft account.
  2. If prompted to validate your identity, enter the security code that was sent to your device.
  3. Select Security & privacy, and then select More security settings.
  4. Under Security settings, scroll down to Two-step verification.
  5. Select Turn off two-step verification, and then confirm the change when prompted.
The 'Turn off' option is highlighted on the two-step verification screen.

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