Okta Verify for End Users

Okta Verify is a multifactor type developed by Okta that is used to verify an end user's identity via the Okta Verify mobile app.

When a user signs in to their organization, the Okta Verify app prompts the user to verify their identity in order to authenticate successfully. Once an end user installs the app to their primary device, they can verify their identity by approving a push notification or by entering a one-time code to authenticate successfully.

Note: Okta Verify can only be registered with one device at a time. To use a new device, reset your Okta Verify account then open the appAn abbreviation of application. Essentially, it is a web-based site used to perform any number of specific tasks, and requires authentication from end users by signing in. to add and register your new device.


Can't sign in? Reset your Okta Verify account or contact your company IT department for assistance.


What does the Okta Verify app do?

The Okta Verify app prompts you to verify your identity so you can sign in to your Okta account successfully.


As an end user, you can do the following with the Okta Verify app once installed from the Apple App Store or Google Play:

  • Enroll in Okta Verify as a new user by registering your mobile device with your Okta account.
  • Add additional accounts that require Okta Verify for authentication.
  • Manage the list of accounts registered to your mobile device (reorder, rename, delete).
  • Review the terms and conditions, privacy policy, and third party software notices.

You cannot do the following from the Okta Verify app:

  • Access or sign in to your Okta account directly. Sign in to your account from a web browser on your device or desktop computer or download Okta Mobile from the Apple App Store or Google Play. For more information, see Okta Mobile.
  • Reset your Okta Verify account if you are locked out or forgot your password. See Reset Okta Verify if you get stuck and can't sign in.




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