Two Factor Authenication Troubles

Check for Two Factor Authentication and turn off:


Check if you have the Two Factor Authentication enabled on the account, if yes disable that. For some reason (which should have been fixed long ago) Mac's seem to have an issue with Two Factor Authentication.

See the tips here:

In the office 365 account.go to account help, go to view my Microsoft account, go to security info,then cancel 2 step verification. (quoted from a Microsoft answers user.)


http://www.kunal-chowdhury.com/2013/05/microsoft-two-step-authentication.html


http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/mac/forum/macoffice2011-macstart/office-365-will-not-activate-on-my-mac/ea4acd97-b195-4931-8852-99122ac14655


http://www.cnet.com/how-to/how-to-use-two-step-verification-with-your-microsoft-account/


http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/mac/forum/macoffice2011-macstart/office-365-university-on-mac-suddenly-asks-for/d627bd8d-9cff-4181-8838-768ee2645991


http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/mac/forum/macoffice2011-macstart/cant-activate-office-365-home-premium-for-mac/92cf0dcd-f040-41d0-ab9a-dc9eb67d17fc


http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/mac/forum/macoffice2011-macstart/office-activation-on-a-mac/ef238c2a-6754-4c44-afc4-11ca4e2efe7c


http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/mac/forum/macoffice2011-macstart/how-to-turn-onoff-microsoft-two-step-verification/d84ce149-f444-4260-89ee-892ef5bade7c


http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/mac/forum/macoffice2011-macstart/microsoft-office-365-mac-deactivated-computers/0b933bb7-e94c-444f-9ade-71d90d9216a3


Error 0x80000008 when you try to activate Office for Mac 2011 or Office 365 on a Mac (just added 2-7-15)


(Instructions given to Original Poster on Answers Forum by Apple Technician, when contacted Apple.)