Microsoft Authenticator Alternatives

    Microsoft Authenticator is described as 'Sign in is easy, convenient, and secure when you use Microsoft Authenticator. Use your phone, not your password, to log into your Microsoft account. You simply have to enter your username, then approve the notification sent to your phone' and is an app in the Backup & Sync category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Microsoft Authenticator for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, Android, iPad, Android Tablet and Mac. The best alternative is Authy, which is free. Other great apps like Microsoft Authenticator are andOTP (Free, Open Source), Aegis Authenticator (Free, Open Source), FreeOTP (Free, Open Source) and Google Authenticator (Free).

    This page was last updated May 28, 2021

    1. Authy is a simple way to manage two-factor authentication accounts. Authy supports Gmail, Dropbox, LastPass and thousands of other sites.
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      It does not work. Does not reconise either the QR code or the 9 digit code
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

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    2. It implements Time-based One-time Passwords (TOTP) and HMAC-Based One-Time Passwords (HOTP). Simply scan the QR code and login with the generated 6-digit code.
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      It's simple and intuitive
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

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    3. Encryption All of your one-time passwords are stored in a vault. If you choose to set a password, which is highly recommended, the vault will be encrypted using AES-256.
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    4. FreeOTP is a two-factor authentication application for systems utilizing one-time password protocols with support for Android (3.0 or later) and iOS (7 or later). Tokens can be added easily by scanning a QR-code or by manually entering in the token configuration.
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      Google Authenticator generates 2-step verification codes on your phone.
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      • Android Tablet
      The YubiKey is a one-time password device for secure login with two-factor authentication
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    5. LastPass Authenticator is a two-factor authentication app for your LastPass account and other supported apps. LastPass Authenticator offers simple, secure authentication to your accounts by generating passcodes for login or receiving push notifications for one-tap approval.
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    6. FreeOTP+ is a fork of FreeOTP with an updated user interface and with backup/restore functionality (to external files or via built-in Android backup/restore).
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    7. Open the app in one tap, sign in with FaceID and copy your one-time password to your Mac in one tap with handoff. Using a one-time password manager has never been easier! Features: • Backup/sync one-time passwords to iCloud.
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    8. The app for calculating one-time-passwords on iPhone and iPad. OTP Auth can be used with any service that uses one time passwords. This includes services like Dropbox and GMail with two-step-verfification enabled. OTP Auth is QR code enabled.
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