Disabling 2 factor authentication in Office 365


  • A Microsoft 365 tenant
  • At least 1 license on the tenant

The Process

  1. Go to 
  2. Go to Office 365 Admin Center>Azure Admin Center
  3. Click Azure Active Directory on the left side>under the MANAGE heading click Properties>Under "Access management for Azure resources" click on "Manage Security Defaults"-
  4. A window will pop up on the right side of the screen called "Enable Security Defaults" - Turn that OFF to disable MFA.