MFA-Duo - First Time Setup for Token/Fob

This document will walk you through the process of setting up Duo Multi-factor Authentication for the first time for use with a token.

Note: This document is only for setup if you're planning to use a token instead of a smartphone/tablet with MFA Duo. If you're planning to use a smartphone/tablet, see MFA-Duo - First Time Setup for Smartphone or Tablet .


UW-Madison has selected Duo Multi-factor Authentication as our solution for Multi-factor Authentication. In order to utilize Multi-factor authentication, you will need to set it up on a smartphone or tablet.

More on the Duo Multi-factor Authentication Project can be found on the MFA-Duo Authentication Project's website.

First Time Setup Process for Token:

  1. Obtain a token. Contact your unit's Implementation Partner to find out how to obtain a token.
  2. Follow the steps in MFA Duo - How to Register a Token/Fob .


Keywords:Multifactor Multi Factor Authentication keyfob key ubikey register a token multi-factor enroll start   Doc ID:86217
Owner:Lisa B.Group:Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)
Created:2018-10-03 13:35 CDTUpdated:2018-10-12 09:27 CDT
Sites:DoIT Tech Store, Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)
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