- 1 How do I scan a barcode with Google Authenticator?
- 2 How do I get the QR code for Authenticator app?
- 3 How do I set up Google Authenticator on my iPad?
- 4 Does Google Authenticator work on iPad?
- 5 How do I manually enter Google Authenticator?
- 6 What do I do if I lost my Google Authenticator?
- 7 How do I use Authenticator app?
- 8 How do I install Authenticator app?
- 9 What is a setup key in Google Authenticator app?
- 10 What is the secret key for Google Authenticator?
- 11 Is Google Authenticator linked to Google account?
- 12 What apps work with Google Authenticator?
- 13 How do I set up Authenticator on new iPad?
How do I scan a barcode with Google Authenticator?
- From your favorite browser, open the Google account security page.
- Click on “2-Step Verification”
- Under the Authenticator App section, click “Setup”
- Choose your device type ( Android, iPhone) and click “Next” to reveal a QR code.
- Open the Authenticator app on your device.
- Tap on “BEGIN SETUP”
How do I get the QR code for Authenticator app?
- On your new phone, install the Google Authenticator app.
- In the app, tap Get Started.
- At the bottom, tap Import existing accounts?.
- On your old phone, create a QR code:
- On your new phone, tap Scan QR code.
How do I set up Google Authenticator on my iPad?
Log into your google account. Under “Security and Sign-In” select “Two-Step Verification,” and then scroll down to select the ” Authenticator app” option. 3. Select your phone, Android or iPhone.
Does Google Authenticator work on iPad?
The Google Authenticator app can be used on an Android, iPhone, or Blackberry device. To use Google Authenticator on your Android device, it must be running Android version 2.1 or later. To use Google Authenticator on your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad device, you must have iOS5.
How do I manually enter Google Authenticator?
Open your google authenticator app- click on + to add a new account- click on “ manual entry ” – enter the email address of your uphold account- enter the setup key that you saved when you configured totp.
What do I do if I lost my Google Authenticator?
What if I lose my phone with Google Authenticator on it?
- Save your Backup Codes.
- Print Your QR Codes.
- Print or Save the Key.
- Reset Authenticator App using Change Phone option.
- Change your Google Account Password.
- Revoke your App Passwords.
How do I use Authenticator app?
To move your codes to another device, go to your Google 2FA page, sign in, scroll down to Authenticator app, and then click CHANGE PHONE. Choose your phone ( Android or iPhone), open up Google Authenticator on your new phone and use the app to scan the QR code, and then enter the code it gives you to confirm.
How do I install Authenticator app?
Download Google Authenticator on your Android device:
- Find the Google Play icon on your device and tap to open.
- Using the search function simply type in ‘Google Authenticator ‘ and tap the search icon.
- The app will display.
- Tap on the app icon and then the ‘ install ‘ button.
What is a setup key in Google Authenticator app?
The 2FA authenticator setup key serves as a backup for your Sign-in 2FA codes in case you lose them (e.g. If you accidentally delete the Authenticator App ). It is a static code (it doesn’t change with each use) that should be kept safe and treated as a password. It is provided by default from your authenticator App.
What is the secret key for Google Authenticator?
The secret key (seed) is a unique 16 or 32 character alphanumeric code which is generated during the token enrollment. It is used to generate OTPs – one time passwords. The server and Google Authenticator both know the same secret key and based on it they generate the same OTPs.
Google Authenticator protects your Google account from keyloggers and password theft. With two-factor authentication, you’ll need both your password and an authentication code to log in. The Google Authenticator app runs on Android, iPhone, iPod, iPad and BlackBerry devices.
What apps work with Google Authenticator?
The Google Authenticator app was chosen because it’s free and widely available on Android, iOS/Apple, BlackBerry, or Windows mobile devices, and other third party APIs/ Apps. For example:
- WordPress Login Plugin.
How do I set up Authenticator on new iPad?
Setting up the new phone Install the Google Authenticator app onto your new device. Now go to myaccount.google.com and sign in to your Google Account. Click on Security and then 2-Step Verification. In the page that appears, you’ll see a section headed Authenticator app.