Manually add account to Google Authenticator - Enter key in Base32 Encoding
wanted to use OpenID with Multi-factor authentication as a Single Sign-On (SSO) for online services; in particular, i wanted to combine a regular password with a One-Time Password namely, a TOTP token.
Now to the tiny bit of information that might save you quite some minutes: when entering your secret key into these two locations to set-up an account
- Google Authenticator expects the string to be RFC4648 Base32 encoded
- Clavid expects the string to be hex encoded