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Disable MFA for activesync and autodiscover for non-ADFS o365

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Hi All

We have an o365 environment that doesn't use ADFS but we want to enable MFA to secure our environment. Is there a way to disable MFA from activesync and autodiscover as we do not want to be prompted for the one time passwords when logging on to devices.

Thanks in advance.
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No, if you enable/enforce it for the user, it will apply for all applications. Apps that do not support Modern authentication will have to use "app passwords" instead: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Create-an-app-password-for-Office-365-3e7c860f-bda4-4441-a618-b53953ee1183

You can toy with Conditional access and enable MFA for specific modalities only, but that will also not give you the granularity you want.
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