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Set up Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) using text message verification code

Ensure you have enough time to complete the set up instructions, as it is expected it will take you around 10-20 minutes.

It is highly recommended that you follow these instructions on a computer 💻, using the mobile device or tablet 📱 when indicated

  1. 💻 On your computer, go to aka.ms/mfasetup
    If required, login using your University IT account username and password
  2. 💻 You will see a More information required screen. Choose Next
  3. 💻 Click on I want to set up a different method
  4. 💻 Choose Phone and then click Confirm
  5. 💻 Choose United Kingdom (+44) and enter your mobile phone number. Then click Next
  6. 📱 You will receive a verification code on your mobile phone. 💻 Enter this six digit code on the computer
  7. 💻 Click Next
  8. Your phone is now setup to receive a text verification code. 💻 Click Done.