Can I switch authenticator apps?

Yes, you can choose another two-factor authentication app without getting locked out of your accounts.

Can I have two authenticator apps?

Despite what ShishiXu says, it is absolutely possible to have an authenticator on each of your devices. To do this, set it up on one device and when the QR code is displayed, scan it on the second device as well. Verify that both apps generate the same code.

How do I change my Authenticator app to a new phone?

How Do I Restore My Microsoft Authenticator To A New Phone?

  1. Open the app on your old phone.
  2. Tap the three dots at the top right.
  3. Tap “Settings”
  4. Enable “Cloud backup”/”iCloud Backup”
  5. On your new phone, install the Microsoft Authenticator app and log in to your account.
  6. Select “Begin Recovery”

How do I add another account to my authenticator app?

Open the Microsoft Authenticator app, select Add account from the Customize and control icon in the upper-right, select Other account (Google, Facebook, etc.), and then select OR ENTER CODE MANUALLY. Enter an Account name (for example, Google) and type the Secret key from Step 1, and then select Finish.

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Can you have multiple accounts on Authenticator?

Yes, you can add multiple accounts to your Microsoft authenticator app.

How do I transfer my Authenticator app to my new iPhone?

To move your Microsoft MFA account to a new phone, follow these steps:

  1. Open the app on your old phone.
  2. Tap the three dots at the top right.
  3. Tap “Settings”
  4. Enable “Cloud backup”/”iCloud Backup”
  5. On your new phone, install the Microsoft Authenticator app and log in to your account.
  6. Select “Begin Recovery”

How do I log into my authenticator app on my new phone?

Open the Microsoft Authenticator app, go to your work or school account, and turn on phone sign-in. When you tap the account tile, you see a full screen view of the account. If you see Phone sign-in enabled that means you are fully set up to sign in without your password.

How do I remove the authenticator app from my iPhone?

To remove the app from a device using a personal Microsoft account, go to the two-step verification area of your Account Security page and choose to turn off verification for your old device.

How can I get verification code without phone?

The Google Authenticator app for Android, iPhone, or BlackBerry can generate verification codes. It even works when your device has no phone or data connectivity.

How do I turn off two step verification without signing in?

Turn off 2-Step Verification

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open your device’s Settings app Google. Manage your Google Account.
  2. At the top, tap Security.
  3. Under “Signing in to Google,” tap 2-Step Verification. You might need to sign in.
  4. Tap Turn off.
  5. Confirm by tapping Turn off.
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How do I get the Authenticator app secret key?

When you set up an authenticator app with a website, that site generates a secret key – a random collection of numbers and symbols – which you then save to the app. The site usually shows you that key in the form of a QR code. When you scan that with the app, the key is then saved to your phone.

What accounts can I use Microsoft Authenticator with?

It’s a competitor to other two-factor authentication programs such as Google Authenticator and LastPass. Microsoft Authenticator can be used with Microsoft products or any sites or apps that utilize two-factor authentication that has a time-based, one-time passcode (TOTP or OTP).

How do I turn off login and skip two-factor authentication on Facebook?

Following the same instructions as above, log in to Facebook and head to the Security & Login page under the Settings tab. Click ‘Edit’ next to the 2FA option. Next, you’ll need to input your current Facebook password. Now you can click ‘Turn Off’ to disable two-factor authentication.