how to cancel Microsoft Authenticator

How to Cancel Microsoft Authenticator

Published by Microsoft Corporation on 2023-12-11

We have made it super easy to cancel Microsoft Authenticator subscription
at the root to avoid any and all mediums "Microsoft Corporation" (the developer) uses to bill you.

How Easy is it to Cancel Microsoft Authenticator?


Complete Guide to Canceling Microsoft Authenticator

A few things to note and do before cancelling:

  1. The developer of Microsoft Authenticator is Microsoft Corporation and all inquiries must go to them.
  2. Cancelling a subscription during a free trial may result in losing a free trial account.
  3. You must always cancel a subscription at least 24 hours before the trial period ends.

How easy is it to cancel or delete Microsoft Authenticator?

It is Very Easy to Cancel a Microsoft Authenticator subscription. (**Crowdsourced from Microsoft Authenticator and Justuseapp users)
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Potential Savings

**Pricing data is based on average subscription prices reported by users..

Duration Amount (USD)
If Billed Once $23.68
Monthly Subscription $25.99
Yearly Subscription $0.00


How to Cancel Microsoft Authenticator Subscription on iPhone or iPad:

  1. Open Settings » ~Your name~ » and click "Subscriptions".
  2. Click the Microsoft Authenticator (subscription) you want to review.
  3. Click Cancel.

How to Cancel Microsoft Authenticator Subscription on Android Device:

  1. Open your Google Play Store app.
  2. Click on Menu » "Subscriptions".
  3. Tap on Microsoft Authenticator (subscription you wish to cancel)
  4. Click "Cancel Subscription".

How do I remove my Card from Microsoft Authenticator?

Removing card details from Microsoft Authenticator if you subscribed directly is very tricky. Very few websites allow you to remove your card details. So you will have to make do with some few tricks before and after subscribing on websites in the future.

Before Signing up or Subscribing:

  1. Create an account on Justuseapp. signup here →
  2. Create upto 4 Virtual Debit Cards - this will act as a VPN for you bank account and prevent apps like Microsoft Authenticator from billing you to eternity.
  3. Fund your Justuseapp Cards using your real card.
  4. Signup on Microsoft Authenticator or any other website using your Justuseapp card.
  5. Cancel the Microsoft Authenticator subscription directly from your Justuseapp dashboard.
  6. To learn more how this all works, Visit here →.

How to Cancel Microsoft Authenticator Subscription on a Mac computer:

  1. Goto your Mac AppStore, Click ~Your name~ (bottom sidebar).
  2. Click "View Information" and sign in if asked to.
  3. Scroll down on the next page shown to you until you see the "Subscriptions" tab then click on "Manage".
  4. Click "Edit" beside the Microsoft Authenticator app and then click on "Cancel Subscription".

What to do if you Subscribed directly on Microsoft Authenticator's Website:

  1. Reach out to Microsoft Corporation here »»

  2. Visit Microsoft Authenticator website: Click to visit .

  3. Login to your account.
  4. In the menu section, look for any of the following: "Billing", "Subscription", "Payment", "Manage account", "Settings".
  5. Click the link, then follow the prompts to cancel your subscription.

How to Cancel Microsoft Authenticator Subscription on Paypal:

To cancel your Microsoft Authenticator subscription on PayPal, do the following:

  1. Login to .
  2. Click "Settings" » "Payments".
  3. Next, click on "Manage Automatic Payments" in the Automatic Payments dashboard.
  4. You'll see a list of merchants you've subscribed to. Click on "Microsoft Authenticator" or "Microsoft Corporation" to cancel.

How to delete Microsoft Authenticator account:

  1. Reach out directly to Microsoft Authenticator via Justuseapp. Get all Contact details →

  2. Send an email to [email protected] Click to email requesting that they delete your account.

Delete Microsoft Authenticator from iPhone:

  1. On your homescreen, Tap and hold Microsoft Authenticator until it starts shaking.
  2. Once it starts to shake, you'll see an X Mark at the top of the app icon.
  3. Click on that X to delete the Microsoft Authenticator app.

Delete Microsoft Authenticator from Android:

  1. Open your GooglePlay app and goto the menu.
  2. Click "My Apps and Games" » then "Installed".
  3. Choose Microsoft Authenticator, » then click "Uninstall".

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Reviews & Common Issues: 2 Comments

4.8 out of 5

By Vernon Bates

10 months ago

I have misplaced my mobile device and cannot use the authenticator approval function; therefore, I am unable to complete work task. Please turn off, remove, disable this feature immediately! I eagerly await your prompt response and action to remedy. Thank you.

By theshano

1 year ago

I changed the phone i was using ,and also restart the laptop .when i try to log in into my microsoft account ,it says i must go to microsoft authenthicator app to allow log in but the app is not giving me the option to log in .I use that account for school work and now i am missing out on my school work because i cant access my univen moodle ,outlook and other important app.please deactive the microsoft anthenthicator account for me .

What is Microsoft Authenticator?

Use Microsoft Authenticator for easy, secure sign-ins for all your online accounts using multi-factor authentication, passwordless, or password autofill. You also have additional account management options for your Microsoft personal, work or school accounts. Getting started with multi-factor authentication Multi factor authentication (MFA)provides a second layer of security. When enabled, during login after entering your password, you’ll be asked for an additional way to prove it’s really you. Either approve the notification sent to the Microsoft Authenticator, or enter the one-time password (OTP) generated by the app. The OTP codes have a 30 second timer counting down. This timer is so you never have to use the same time-based one-time password (TOTP) twice and you don’t have to remember the number. The OTP doesn’t require you to be connected to a network, and it won’t drain your battery. You can add multiple accounts to your app, including non-Microsoft accounts like Facebook, Amazon, Dropbox, Google, LinkedIn, GitHub, and more. Getting started with passwordless Use your phone, not your password, to log into your Microsoft account. Just enter your username, then approve the notification sent to your phone. Your fingerprint, face ID, or PIN will provide a second layer of security in this two-step verification process. After you’ve signed in with two factor authentication (2FA), you’ll have access to all your Microsoft products and services, such as Outlook, OneDrive, Of...

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