Office 365 Client App Support - Modern Authentication

Microsoft’s Modern Authentication capability enables Active Directory Authentication Library (ADAL)-based sign-in for Office client apps across different platforms. This enables sign-in features such as Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), smart card and certificate-based authentication.

Learn more about multi-factor authentication and certificate-based authentication.

Supported platforms

  • Windows 10 Desktop
  • Windows 10 Modern Apps
  • Web Browser
  • Android
  • iOS
  • macOS

For more information about platform support in Office 365, see System requirements for Office 365.

Supported clients

The latest versions of the following clients support modern authentication:

Azure icon
Azure AD
Portal
Company portal icon
Company
Portal
Delve icon
Delve
Dynamics 365 icon
Dynamics 365
Excel icon
Excel
Flow icon
Flow
Forms icon
Forms
Kaizala icon
Kaizala
Office 365 Admin icon
Office 365
Admin
Lens icon
Office Lens
OneDrive for Business icon
OneDrive
OneNote icon
OneNote
Outlook icon
Outlook
Planner icon
Planner
PowerBI icon
Power BI
PowerPoint icon
PowerPoint
Project icon
Project
SharePoint icon
Sharepoint
Skype for Business icon
Skype for
Business
StaffHub icon
StaffHub
Sticky Notes icon
Sticky Notes
Stream icon
Stream
Sway icon
Sway
Teams icon
Teams
To-Do icon
To-Do
Visio icon
Visio
Word icon
Word
Yammer icon
Yammer
Yammer icon
Yammer
Notifier

Supported PowerShell modules

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Azure AD
PowerShell
Exchange icon
Exchange Online
PowerShell
SharePoint icon
SharePoint Online
PowerShell