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Add Authentication Factor fails silently for users without a verified email address
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Description

When onboarding new hires, we usually create accounts for them in advance, add them to the correct projects, et cetera. Our workflow is basically like this:

  1. Invite a new user to Phabricator on their new company email address (often done a few days in advance).
  2. Have the user request a password reset.
  3. Click link in email.
  4. Set a new password.
  5. Set up multi-factor authentication.

Today we were onboarding a few people, but nothing happened after clicking Add Authentication Factor. Doing a browser Inspect on the button and opening the URL manually, revealed a Please verify your email message. It seems that email verification is required before setting up multi-factor authentication, but the error won't be shown when clicking on the button.

Event Timeline

ivo created this task.May 1 2017, 11:26 AM

See also somewhat-similar T12592 and T8918.

epriestley closed this task as Resolved.Nov 30 2017, 9:43 PM
epriestley claimed this task.

This should be fixed by changes in T13024.