How to Turn Off Two Step Verification for Hotmail Account

Step by Step way to Turn off Two Step Verification from Hotmail Account / Microsoft Security Settings

STEP 1

Click here to go to Microsoft Security Settings : http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=529561 & Sign in with Hotmail login ID

Microsoft Security Settings
STEP 2

Choose among your 2 step verification method : Text or Email Verification

Text or Email Verification

Enter you Two step authentication code recieved via Text or by email

fill credentials


STEP 3

Under Two Step Verification Click on "Turn Off two-step verification"

Turn Off two-step verification


STEP 4

A prompt is generated saying : "Are you sure that you want to turn off two-step verification?" Then Click on Yes

two-step verification


STEP 5

Note : If you have generated App specific Password within App passwords option.

App specific Password


STEP 6

Please enter the "App generated Password" within Hotmail Backup Tool as shown below :

App generated Password


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