Microsoft Teams: Sign-in is blocked error

Sign in

is blocked

with username is blocked for one of these reasons:

Someone entered the wrong password too many times.

If you signed up for this account through an organization, you might not be able to use it yet.

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Timestamp: 2021-02-17T16:58:51.026Z

I received the above error message when I tried to login to Microsoft Teams (on MacBook running macOS Big Sur) using my Outlook email id, and as the message stated, may account was locked due to multiple incorrect attempts.

I did find the below links from Microsoft helpful:

Microsoft Teams Sign in blocked error screenshot
Microsoft Teams Sign in blocked error screenshot

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