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NewsMicrosoft account to get two-factor authentication soon PinstaffTerrence Dorsey9-Apr-13 12:02 
One of the limitations of the two-step verification feature is that it will not work with linked accounts, as such users are required to unlink all their linked accounts before turning the feature on. In addition, some apps or devices that uses Microsoft account might not support two-step verification (such as the mail app on some phones), as such Microsoft also added a feature called “app password”. When you have turned on two-step verification and signs in to an app or device that doesn’t support the feature, simply generate an app password from the Microsoft account website, and enter that into the password field to sign in.
Your password must contain a capital letter, a number, a haiku, a toad's foot...
GeneralRe: Microsoft account to get two-factor authentication soon PinmemberFranc Morales9-Apr-13 21:41 

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