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2-Step: Enrolling in 2-Step (DUO) Using a Mobile Device

This document provides setup instructions for the duo mobile application with your account.

  1. Go to
  2. Enter your username. Click Next.

    Enter Username
  3. Enter your current password. Click Next.

    Enter Password

  4. Select Configure 2-Step Authentication

    Select 2-Step Authentication
  5. Select Start Setup.

    Start Setup Button

  6. Select either Mobile Phone or Tablet depending on device you are using.

    mobile phone or tablet

  7. Enter the telephone number of the device you are going to use. (You will skip this step if you are using a tablet)

    Enter your telephone number

  8. Select the OS that you are using.

    What type of phone is this? iPhone, Android, or Windows Phone

  9. Install the app on your device from your device OS application store.

    Install application from store

  10. Open the Duo app.

  11. Tap the + button on the app.

  12. Scan the barcode that appears on the Duo setup page using the device camera. Do NOT scan the QR Code below.

    Barcode example

  13. A green check mark will show on the barcode once this is successfully completed.

    Confirmed barcode

  14. Select Continue

  15. Dismiss the message showing enrollment successful. 

  16. Select an authentication method from the Log In dropdown menu.
    NOTE: You can select any of the methods, but it is recommended that you select Automatically send this device a Duo Push


  17. Click Save.

  18. You are now set up with 2-Step authentication.
If you would like to test 2-step you can do so here

See Also:

Keywords:two step two-step duo multi multi-factor authentication 2 2-step 2step enroll2step   Doc ID:80106
Owner:David A.Group:UW Stout
Created:2018-02-14 09:40 CSTUpdated:2019-12-13 09:32 CST
Sites:UW Stout
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