Basic auth settings deprecated for Contact Sync and Outlook Add-in

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Feature details

Exchange Web Services online, the technology that Contact Sync as well as automated deployment of the Outlook Add-in rely on to connect to Exchange Online, will no longer offer basic authentication as of October 1, 2020. As a result, we are deprecating the fields used to set this up in this release wave.

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Minimum Requirements for Using Business Central (docs)