Registering Windows 10 computer with Azure Active Directory

In the summer of 2018, University adopted Microsoft Azure Active Directory (AAD) and Intune as a new platform for the management of computers and mobile devices. This article provides you with instructions on how to register your Windows 10 device with University of Windsor Azure AD. For more information on the benefits of this new solution, please see Related Articles section on the right. 

NOTE: Only personal devices that are being used to access University systems and data (BYOD) should be registered with Azure AD. University-owned devices, and devices purchased with research grant money should be joined to Azure AD.

To register your Windows 10 computer with Azure Active Directory, please follow these steps:

1. In the Start menu, click Settings.

2. Click Accounts.

3. Click Access work or school.

4. On the Access work or school dialogue box, click Connect.

5. On the Set up a work or school account dialogue box, enter your account name in this format, and then click Next.

6. On the Enter password dialogue box, enter your password, and then click Next. You should see a message "Hold on while we register this device with your company and apply policy. This may take a moment..."

7. When prompted with an MFA challenge, proceed accordingly depending on how you set up your second authentication factor.

8. On the You're all set dialogue box, click Done.

A successfully registered device shows up with a Workplace or school account entry.


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