Microsoft Authenticator App - App Lock Settings

You can modify the device lock settings enforced by the Authenticator app (device PIN or fingerprint).

Remove the requirement to unlock your device when accepting a push or opening the app:

  • Open the Authenticator App.
  • Unlock your device.
  • Tap on the 3 menu dots and select Settings.

Image of selecting Authenticator app settings menu (three dots)

  • Under the Security section, turn off App Lock (slide it to the left).

Imaging of during off device lock

  • Close the app.
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