authenticationMethod resource type

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Represents an authentication method registered to a user. An authentication method is something used by a user to authenticate or otherwise prove their identity to the system. Some examples include password, phone (usable via SMS or voice call), FIDO2 security keys, and more.


Method Return type Description
List authenticationMethods authenticationMethod collection Read the properties and relationships of all of a user's authenticationMethod objects.
Get authenticationMethod authenticationMethod Read the properties and relationships of an authenticationMethod object.


Property Type Description
id String The identifier of this instance of an authentication method registered to this user. Read-only.



JSON representation

The following is a JSON representation of the resource.

  "id": "String (identifier)"