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What do I need to do to set up Multi-Factor Authentication?
Viewed 883 times since Tue, Sep 17, 2019
What do I need to do to set up Multi-Factor Authentication? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students You can set up MFA now in preparation for it being implemented – you will need a computer or laptop and will need your phone nearby. ... Read More
How do I change my Multi-Factor Authentication method or device?
Viewed 757 times since Tue, Sep 17, 2019
How do I change my Multi-Factor Authentication method or device? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students Once live you will be able to change your MFA method or device by visiting https://aka.ms/mfasetup  Full setup instructions can ... Read More
Why is the University implementing Multi-Factor Authentication?
Viewed 746 times since Tue, Sep 17, 2019
Why is the University implementing Multi-Factor Authentication? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students Edinburgh Napier University is under constant attack from cyber criminals who want to compromise our Staff and Student accounts. ... Read More
Does my device support Multi-Factor Authentication?
Viewed 469 times since Tue, Sep 17, 2019
Does my device support Multi-Factor Authentication? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students Information Services recommends the Microsoft Outlook app on all platforms for email access as it works with MFA. It is part of the Office 36... Read More
I don’t have a smartphone, how do I set up Multi-Factor Authentication?
Viewed 429 times since Tue, Sep 17, 2019
I don't have a smartphone, how do I set up Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students MFA can be bound to a mobile number, even if you don't have a smartphone.  Set up MFA here and select “Au... Read More
When am I likely to be challenged with Multi-Factor Authentication?
Viewed 428 times since Tue, Sep 17, 2019
When am I likely to be challenged with Multi-Factor Authentication? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students Once live you will be challenged with MFA When accessing your email from a device for the first time outside of the Universit... Read More
I’ve lost my phone, how do I change my MFA settings?
Viewed 412 times since Tue, Sep 17, 2019
I've lost my phone, how do I change my MFA settings?  Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students If you are using Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) and have lost your phone then you should contact the IS Service Desk to request for... Read More
What is Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)?
Viewed 411 times since Tue, Sep 17, 2019
What is Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students The University is adding an extra layer of security for staff and students logging in to Office 365 accounts, by implementing a Multi-Factor Authentic... Read More
I’m getting unsolicited MFA verification notifications, what do I do?
Viewed 401 times since Tue, Sep 17, 2019
I’m getting unsolicited MFA verification notifications, what do I do? Aimed at: Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students If you are using Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) and are getting unexpected MFA notifications then you should contac... Read More
What is the Microsoft Authenticator App?
Viewed 342 times since Wed, Oct 30, 2019
What is the Microsoft Authenticator App? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students The Microsoft Authenticator app allows enterprises and educational institutions around the world to perform Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA).  You can ... Read More