This article will walk you through the process of installing and using Duo Mobile on an Android phone.

NOTE: The current version of Duo Mobile requires Android 4.0 or greater.  

Installing the Duo Mobile App on an Android Device

To install Duo Mobile on your Android device:

1. Log in to your BYU-Idaho account.

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2. Follow the on-screen instructions until you reach the "Install Duo Mobile for Android" window.

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3. Download the Duo Mobile app from the Play Store.


4. Click "I have Duo Mobile installed" once you've installed Duo Mobile.

5. Follow the on-screen instructions to scan the barcode and link the app to your account.

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Using the Duo Mobile App with Push Notifications

This is the easiest and quickest way to authenticate. To use the Duo Mobile App with push notifications:

1. Click "Send Me a Push Notification" in the authentication method selection window.

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2. Duo Mobile will send an approval request to your device via a notification. Press "Approve" to authenticate.

NOTE: If you receive a request that you weren’t expecting, press "Deny" to reject it. The application will then prompt you to report if it was a fraudulent request, or if it was a mistake to deny the request.