The fastest way to register for password reset is to go to http://aka.ms/ssprsetup.
- Navigate to http://aka.ms/ssprsetup.
- Enter your username and password.
- Choose an option to register for by clicking set it up now. In this case, I'll demonstrate registering my authentication phone.
- Select your country code from the dropdown and enter your full phone number
+ area code.
- Select one of the text me or call me In this case, I'll select text me, which will send a 6 digit code to my phone. Wait for the code to arrive on your phone.
- Once the code arrives, enter it into the input box, then click "verify".
- When you see thanks, that's it! Now you can use what you registered for to reset your password at any time by going to https://passwordreset.microsoftonline.com.
Important:We highly recommend you also register a back-up option in case you lose your phone or access to your email