ASP.NET Core web applications often need to authenticate users accessing the application. There are many authentication schemes you can use to accomplish this task. One of them is authenticating using Azure Active Directive (Azure AD). ASP.NET Core project templates provide an easy way to integrate Azure AD authentication in an application. However, there are a few steps you need to perform before going ahead with the integration process. To that end this article explains what those steps are and how to complete the integration.