Okta - Use the Okta Verify Mobile Application

Once Okta Verify is set up, there are several methods of using the application to verify your identity within the Okta system when prompted. For instructions on how to use the Okta Verify app on your Apple Watch or Andoid Wear, please scroll to the bottom of this article.

NOTE: if you are using Okta Verify or Google Authenticator and you get a new mobile device, you MUST call the Tech Service Desk to have them clear out those factors on the admin side so that you can do a fresh setup of the app/s on your new phone.

When signing into an MFA protected service through Okta, you will be prompted by the system to utilize the Okta Verify option:


Review button and 3-number verification challenge:


How to Authenticate with an Apple Watch or Android Wear:

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