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How to change your authenticated user

The following guide shows you how to change authentication for your Azure Devops Organization in Backrightup. Its imperative that you use an incognito window where you are signed into the correct Azure Devops account before starting authentication. For best results, please make sure that the user is a service account and is part of the Project Collection Administrators group (under Organization settings -> Permissions)

Project collection administrator group

Backrightup uses oAuth Authentication to authenticate to your Azure Devops organization as per best practices published by Microsoft. This requires that the browser window you use is authenticated to the correct Azure Devops Org.

1) In your incognito window (tab 1), log into Azure Devops with your new account

2) Open a new tab (tab 2) in the same session and log into Backrightup.

3) Navigate to (tab 2)

4) At the bottom of the page, find the organization and click "Reauthenticate"

5) Type in the organisation name and click "Connect"

Check under Integration settings, that the new account is being used

Updated on: 24/07/2022

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