Creating and Managing Break-Glass Accounts in Microsoft Entra ID

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This lesson looks at creating and managing Break-Glass Accounts in Microsoft Entra ID.

Learning Objectives

  • Create an Emergency Access Account within Microsoft Entra ID.
  • Understand the step by step process of managing and maintaining Emergency Access Accounts.

Intended Audience

  • Users looking to learn about managing Emergency Access Accounts.


  • A basic familiarity with Microsoft Entra ID.
About the Author
Learning paths

Lee has spent most of his professional career learning as much as he could about PC hardware and software while working as a PC technician with Microsoft. Once covid hit, he moved into a customer training role with the goal to get as many people prepared for remote work as possible using Microsoft 365. Being both Microsoft 365 certified and a self-proclaimed Microsoft Teams expert, Lee continues to expand his knowledge by working through the wide range of Microsoft certifications.

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