Signing In to Your New Microsoft Account for the First Time

In this article, you’ll learn how to log in to your Microsoft account as a new user and how to enable the Authenticator app to add an extra layer of security to your account. As a new user, you will receive an email containing your Email address and Temporary Password. Once you have these details, you can proceed with the following steps:

  1. Navigate to from any browser or click here to open the [Microsoft Office 365 Login Page] and click on Sign In button. Enter your Email address, as sent and click on Next and then enter the Temporary Password. Click Sign In.

  2. In the next page, you will be prompted to change the temporary password to a password of your choice. Enter your Current Password (temporary password) as received on email, and then create a New Password and confirm the password. Click Sign In.

  3. To increase the security of your account, you will receive a prompt to download and set up the Microsoft Authenticator App. Click Next.

  4. Start by downloading the Microsoft Authenticator App on your mobile phone or tablet. Download now. Click Next.

  5. In the Microsoft Authenticator App, add an account, select Work or School account, and then Scan a QR Code.

  6. In your Microsoft Account Page, click Next until you reach the page where you can Scan the QR Code. Scan the code.

  7. You will be given an authenticator number to enter into your Microsoft Authenticator app; enter the number as prompted in the app.

  8. Once this is completed, you will use email address and password you created to access your Microsoft Account and Garage Hive.

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