Troubleshooting Yubico Authenticator with Office 365 / Azure AD MFA

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By default, the QR code shown by Office 365 / Azure AD contains a URI that is specific to Microsoft Authenticator and will not work with other authenticators such as Yubico Authenticator. In order to obtain a QR code that can be used with Yubico Authenticator, you can follow the steps below on the multifactor authentication registration page.

  1. Select the Use verification without notifications option and click Set up.
  2. In the dialog that pops up, click Configure app without notifications.
  3. In Yubico Authenticator select File -> Scan QR Code.

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