Manual Chapter : Scanning and Signing in via QR code

Applies To:

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  • 17.1.0, 17.0.0, 16.1.4, 16.1.3, 16.1.2, 16.1.1, 16.1.0, 15.1.10, 15.1.9
Manual Chapter

Scanning and Signing in via QR code

If you choose to scan QR code, click
Okta Verify
in the
Set up multifactor authentication
  1. Follow the instructions to download the
    Okta Verify
    application on your mobile device and click
    Add Account
    . Click
    on your device to allow camera access.
  2. Point the camera at the QR code to complete device enrollment.
    Subsequent logins after device enrollment allow you to send a pop-up notification to your device or enter a one-time passcode.
  3. To log in, click
    Send Push
    to send push notification. Click
    Setup more factors
    to setup additional factors for Okta MFA after successful verification. Tap the confirmation option on your device to the accept authentication request and confirm your identity.
  4. Optionally, click
    Or enter code
    to enter the one-time code into the
    Enter code
    field. Tap the
    Okta Verify
    app on your mobile device to get the code. Click
    to sign in with Okta Verify and confirm your identity.