Add Authenticator as a second factor
This feature is only available in paid editions of FusionAuth. Please visit our pricing page to learn more about paid editions.
Available since 1.26.0
Add a Two Factor Method - Authenticator
The Authenticator method is enabled by default on every tenant. To toggle please navigate to. The authenticator method is also referred to as Google Authenticator or Time-Based One-Time Password (TOTP).
Enable MFA method on Tenant (Admin Facing)
The authenticator factor is enabled by default at the tenant level. It can be toggled on and off as needed.
Enable Authenticator Factor from Account Management (User Facing)
Navigate back to your account page.
There will be an option for an
Scan the QR code with your favorite authenticator application such as Google Authenticator or Authy.
Enter the code given.
Recovery Codes (User Facing)
Now you will be presented with recovery codes. Save these in a safe space.
Upon the next login, you will be prompted for a code displayed by the Authenticator App in addition to your password.
See It in Action (User Facing)
With the Authenticator method enabled, if you log out and log back in you will be presented with the following screen in addition to the typical login screen.
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