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Authenticator app for University of Wisconsin Madison

Authenticator App for University of Wisconsin Madison

A step-by-step guide to activate 2FA in your University of Wisconsin Madison account.

To enable Two-Factor Authentication for your University of Wisconsin Madison account, follow these steps:

  • Begin by downloading the AuthOne Authenticator App on your device. You can find it in your Apple device's App Store. Alternatively, you can scan the QR code provided or click on the "Download on the App Store" button below.
  • Download the Authenticator App from the App Store
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  • Once the Authenticator App is installed, open it on your device.
  • In the University of Wisconsin Madison account settings, locate the Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) or 2-Step Verification option.
  • Choose the option to set up 2FA and select the Authenticator App as your preferred method.
  • Scan the QR code displayed on your University of Wisconsin Madison account using the Authenticator App. This step will link the app to your University of Wisconsin Madison account.
  • The Authenticator App will generate a time-based one-time password (TOTP) for your University of Wisconsin Madison account. Enter this code into the designated field on the University of Wisconsin Madison website to verify the setup.
  • Once the verification is successful, Two-Factor Authentication will be enabled for your University of Wisconsin Madison account.
  • From this point onward, whenever you log in to your University of Wisconsin Madison account, you'll need to enter both your password and the temporary code generated by the Authenticator App to enhance the security of your account.

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    Scan QR code to download the Authenticator App

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    Why you should use 2FA for University of Wisconsin Madison?

    Enabling 2-Factor Authentication for University of Wisconsin Madison
     
    
     Protecting your personal information is more important than ever, especially when it comes to your academic records. That's why it's crucial to enable 2-factor authentication (2FA) for your University of Wisconsin Madison account. 
     
    
     By enabling 2FA, you add an extra layer of security to your account. This means that even if someone manages to obtain your password, they won't be able to access your account without the second factor of authentication. 
     
    
     The University of Wisconsin Madison takes security seriously, but it's always a good idea to take extra precautions. By using our Authenticator app, you can store your 2FA codes securely and easily. 
     
    
     In addition to enabling 2FA, there are other security and privacy tips you should follow. Make sure to use a strong, unique password for your account and never share it with anyone. Avoid using public Wi-Fi when accessing your account, as these networks can be easily compromised. 
     
    
     Protecting your personal information is crucial, and enabling 2FA is an easy way to add an extra layer of security to your University of Wisconsin Madison account.

    Service NameUniversity of Wisconsin Madison

    Websitewisc.edu

    How to set up 2FA for University of Wisconsin MadisonDocumentation

    How to recover your University of Wisconsin Madison accountIf you have lost access to your two-factor authentication (2FA) code generator, please get in touch with the University of Wisconsin Madison support team support team for assistance.

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