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  1. Merge office365 and live accounts that use the same email address

    I use both Azure/msdn and office 365
    I already had an msdn account mvdl@our-company.com ( Windows Live account) and our company recently migrated to Office 365 which resulted in a mvdl@our-company.com Office365 account.

    Wich is causing a lot of grieve when switching between asure web portal / msdn web portal / office 365 web portal

    Even when I have no portals open, I cant switch accounts. I need to explicity open the portal that I last logged in to. Log out, and then I can switch accounts.

    And having both office 365 portal and Azure portal open at the same…

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      228 comments  ·  End user experiences  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Folks,

      Thanks for the questions and suggestions. And apologies for not sharing any update on this thread for so long. We’ve been working on this problem and have announced changes on our official team blog (see here: https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/enterprisemobility/2016/09/15/cleaning-up-the-azure-ad-and-microsoft-account-overlap/).

      First, we are acutely aware of the UX pain this is causing and we are sorry for this. We are trying to undo a decade and a half of systems divergence. There are literally hundreds of different engineering teams across Microsoft involved in this effort. So this is taking time.

      Second, we can’t easily “merge” two accounts, or allow IT to “take over” personal Microsoft accounts. There are two main hurdles: (1) The terms of service are fundamentally different for the two account types and (2) they are based on different technologies with different stacks (different identifiers, SDKs, token formats, etc.). We’re working to converge the two stacks but again this…

    • Get user membership groups in the claims with AD B2C

      As it's possible in the standard AD by changing the API application manifest option "groupMembershipClaims" to "SecurityGroup", is it possible to return user membership group in the claims with AD B2C?

      Now, we can have only the default and custom attributes by adding a signin policy, but it's impossible to get user membership groups.

      891 votes
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        55 comments  ·  B2C  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

        We definitely recognize the popularity of this feature, and we discuss it constantly during the planning phases. However there are certain technical limitations in the system that add a large amount of development cost. Because of the cost and the fact that there is a workaround available, other features get prioritized over this one.

        That being said, please keep voting for it. The popularity of the feature does help bring it up and makes us reconsider every time.

        Apologies for the delay.

        /Parakh


        Old message:
        We’re doing some research both on the specifics of this ask as well as what it would take to support this.
        Is the ask here to do the same thing that regular Azure AD does (see: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/enterprisemobility/2014/12/18/azure-active-directory-now-with-group-claims-and-application-roles/) or is are there different requirements around this for Azure AD B2C?

      • Add support for nested groups in Azure AD (app access and provisioning, group-based licensing)

        A lot of organizations use nested groups in on-premise AD. Syncronizing these groups to Azure AD have no value today. But the group itself have value on-premise
        Creating new group in AD with only users and then synchronize it to Azure AD creates extra administration for administrators and confusion for end-users.

        Dynamic Groups in Azure AD as of today don’t have support for “Member Of” or similar hence don’t solve the problem.

        Adding nested groups to Azure AD would add a lot of value to Azure AD.

        846 votes
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          96 comments  ·  End user experiences  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          We’re continuing to investigate options for adding this support. There are technical challenges to overcome in order to make this happen. We thank you for all your valuable comments so far, and welcome any additional feedback you have on what are the most important use cases involved with these scenarios.

        • Fully customizable verification emails

          Currently, Azure AD B2C sends verification codes via emails to end users during sign-up and password reset flows. These emails have limited customization. Add support for full customization of the email body & content.

          730 votes
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            100 comments  ·  B2C  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Allow the User Admin role to Enable/Disable MFA for users

            Managing MFA settings for users seems to fit the scope of the User Admin role. I don't think this activity should require Global Admin access.

            719 votes
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              152 comments  ·  Multi-factor Authentication  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

              This feature is now on the roadmap. The MFA team is planning to adjust admin roles or create a new role that will allow delegation of MFA registration and credentials to an admin role.

            • Authenticating wireless access points \ RADIUS through Azure AD

              I would like to see Authenticating wireless access points \ RADIUS servers through Azure AD , not having to store user accounts in local active directory

              524 votes
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                53 comments  ·  Domain Services  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Customer-owned domains

                Run Azure AD B2C's sign-up & sign-in pages under a custom domain, for e.g., login.contoso.com, instead of login.microsoftonline.com.

                479 votes
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                  51 comments  ·  B2C  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  Due to various technical limitations, the first iteration of the customer-owned domains functionality will not be available for a few more months. We will provide an update as soon as we can get a more specific ETA.

                  If you are looking to use custom domains to use javascript, we are now looking to enable that experience by providing a new (non-customizable) domain. Please look for updates here: https://feedback.azure.com/forums/169401-azure-active-directory/suggestions/15493536-add-support-for-javascript-inside-the-custom-ui-br

                  /Parakh

                • Allow Long Passwords

                  the current max password is 16 chars, please make it larger

                  https://www.troyhunt.com/passwords-evolved-authentication-guidance-for-the-modern-era/

                  Longer is (Usually) Stronger section

                  source of current max length: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/active-directory-passwords-policy

                  449 votes
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                    51 comments  ·  Authentication  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                    We are aware of the importance of this feature and are working on it. I don’t have an ETA to share at this point but will update you once we are closer to preview.

                    Eliza (via Chen)

                  • Include users' last logon time

                    Last Logon is missing from the user objects in Azure! I'd like to be able to read the Last Logon information through the Graph API, to tell which users are actually logging in. But very surprisingly I can't find any such attribute!
                    Can we please please add this attribute to the user object?

                    415 votes
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                      33 comments  ·  Azure AD API  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • B2C Fully Customizable Sign-In Page

                      Create a Sign In Policy by which we can provide our own template for the sign in page. It could work the same way as the Sign Up policy does.

                      339 votes
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                        60 comments  ·  B2C  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • AADB2C: Send email invitation for new user to sign up

                        I would like the ability to trigger an email invitation be sent to new users for our web application that I want to authenticate with AADB2C. In our multi-tenant design, each tenant will be responsible for adding their own users to their tenant. I would like the admin of the tenant to be able to send an email invitation to the new user and then that user can complete the sign-up process.

                        293 votes
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                          21 comments  ·  B2C  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          Thank you for the feedback. We are strongly considering this for the future. Today we are focusing on customer facing apps with open self-service signup. /Jose Rojas

                        • Add support for Resource Owner Password Credentials flow in Azure AD B2C and headless authentication in Microsoft Authentication Library

                          Add support for Resource Owner Password Credentials flow in Azure AD B2C and headless authentication in Microsoft Authentication Library, just like Azure AD and Active Directory Authentication Library has.

                          The Azure AD B2C page has been saying 'Get tokens using a username & password with the OAuth 2.0 Resource Owner Password Credentials Flow (coming soon)' since September 2015.
                          https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/active-directory-b2c-reference-protocols/

                          292 votes
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                            62 comments  ·  B2C  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                            Just to provide an update, we are close to launching a private preview. We are in the final testing stages for this feature. We will have another update in the next few weeks with instructions on how to join the private preview.

                          • Remove requirement for onprem Exchange when using DirSync

                            as per : http://tinyurl.com/kqgjvqx

                            Currently for a small business who want password sync, but make the move to 365. they have to keep Exchange running on premise simply to be able to edit user attributes related to Exchange. - an active directory DLL, standalone app or simply support in the 365 portal would solve this for so many customers.

                            291 votes
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                            • 281 votes
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                                37 comments  ·  B2C  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Support exporting and importing conditional access policies using PowerShell

                                Support exporting and importing conditional access policies using PowerShell. This would be handy for backup purposes, but also for re-use of the same policy rules between test and production tenants.

                                The Microsoft Graph API currently do not have any REST APIs for accessing and creating conditional access policies: https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/graph/docs/api-reference/beta/resources/intune_graph_overview

                                276 votes
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                                  14 comments  ·  Conditional Access  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Add an Azure AD Identity Provider

                                  AADB2C is great, but why not adding an Azure AD provider? We're developing an application where we can have customers with social identities as well as Azure AD identities, it would be great in the AADB2C login page to have an option like "Organization Account". In this way we can code against one single API and not be forced to use two different entry points.

                                  272 votes
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                                    36 comments  ·  B2C  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Set an AzureAD account to expire on a specified date

                                    Just like in active directory allow accounts to be set to expire on a specified date. Our company policy is to set network accounts for non-employees (consultants, contractors, temporary employees, interns) to expire at a certain interval after they are created. We want the same functionality within Office 365.

                                    256 votes
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                                      28 comments  ·  Authentication  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Dynamic Groups: Member of group

                                      Would be good to have the possibility to use membership in other groups as a condition in a dynamic group membership rule.

                                      Example:
                                      (user.objectId -memberOf group.objectId)
                                      (user.objectId -notMemberOf group.ObjectId)

                                      Use case 1 - Group Based Licensing.
                                      If the user is member of a group that gives them a E5 license, don't let them be member of a group that gives them E3.

                                      Use case 2 - Exceptions
                                      All users should have a MDM policy applied, accept those of a specific group.

                                      248 votes
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                                        13 comments  ·  Groups/Dynamic groups  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                        Thank you for your feedback! The feature team is aware of this suggestion and will keep it under consideration. There are technical challenges to overcome in order to make this happen. Please keep the votes coming if this feature matters to you.

                                        Chen

                                      • SAML protocol support

                                        Azure AD B2C currently supports OpenID Connect and OAuth 2.0. Add SAML protocol support as well.

                                        247 votes
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                                          24 comments  ·  B2C  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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