Azure Active Directory authentication

Azure AD authentication supports the following authentication methods:

  • Azure AD cloud-only identities
  • Azure AD hybrid identities that support:
    • Cloud authentication with two options coupled with seamless single sign-on (SSO)
      • Azure AD password hash authentication
      • Azure AD pass-through authentication
    • Federated authentication


Further details can also be found here.


In the Authentication tab of the connection settings dialog, select the applicable Azure Active Directory authentication method, then provide the username/password and/or Tenant ID, depending on the option:




See instructions on how-to find your tenant ID.


With the MFA method, depending on the set up of your Azure AD, you may be presented with this pop-up dialog:

Azure AD MFA consent


Your IT admin must give consent in order to allow you access to the database.  Consent is required once for the organization.