Using Number Matching with Microsoft Authenticator

Users of microsoft authenticator are required to utilize number matching when signing into Microsoft 365 products

  1. Sign into the application you would like to gain access to (e.g. Outlook)
  2. When the Authenticator push notification is sent, a number will be presented on the screen with which you are trying to log in
  3. Type the numbers into the prompt on the Authenticator app to complete sign in. 

screenshots from computer and phone of microsoft authenticator number matching

If you need further assistance please contact the Information Technology Help Desk by creating a request at, 920-424-3020, or

Keywords:microsoft 365, office 365, outlook, authenticator app, authenticator   Doc ID:123490
Owner:Liz C.Group:UW Oshkosh
Created:2023-01-19 17:17 CDTUpdated:2023-01-19 17:25 CDT
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