For Microsoft Accounts, the same alternate credentials can be used to access all your Visual Studio Online accounts.
For Organizational Accounts, alternate credentials are scoped to an AAD and can be used to access Visual Studio Online accounts that are connected to that directory.
- By using a web browser; sign in to the Visual Studio Online account that was connected to an AAD directory, or the account for which your alternate credentials stop working by typing its address: https://<youraccountname>.visualstudio.com.
- Open your Profile.
- Enable alternate credentials for this account.
- Set a password and optionally a secondary user name that is not an email account if "@" is not supported by your application.
Article ID: 2991274 - Last Review: 10 Sep 2014 - Revision: 1