Chris Pietschmann

husband, father, hacker, entrepreneur, futurist, innovator, autodidact


Office 365 + Microsoft Account + Password Expiration = FAIL!

One of my business email accounts is hosted in Exchange Server via Microsoft Online Services. Earlier this year they upgraded us to the new Office 365. Everything went well for a few months after the upgrade, until my password happened to expire on my earlier this week. Below is a solution I was able to figure out to regain access to my account (without calling Microsoft for support/help.) Background This specific email address is also a Microsoft Account (aka Windows Live ID) and has been eve... [More]