If an admin wishes to setup MFA for their account but doesn't have a mobile device, they can use their browser where they can install the Authenticator tool as a browser extension.
Below are links for specific browsers:
Below is an example from Google Chrome how this extension can be added for a google chrome browser users:
By clicking on the link "https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/authenticator/bhghoamapcdpbohphigoooaddinpkbai/related?hl=en", the admin will only have to click on "Add to Chrome" which will add the extension to the browser. To do this manually, please see the screenshot attached below to get the authenticator on web store:
Click on Extensions which will open the "https://chrome.google.com/webstore/category/extensions?hl=en-US" link where you can search and add the Authenticator tool.
Below are the steps to enable the MFA for the account using this MFA authenticator tool extension which we have installed on the browser:
- Try logging to the account where the MFA scan page will appear as attached below as an example:
- Now click on the authenticator extension available on the browser to scan the code:
Please click the scan icon on the top-right. You can click the pencil icon to enter the code manually. Please note if the extension is not displaying on the browser, then it can be pinned using the extension option displayed below:
When the Scan QR code option is clicked on, the extension will have you select the area on the screen with the QR code to do the scanning.
Please note when the highlighted red area is selected, it will give you the message that the requested MFA has been added.
- Now to get the requested code, click on the Authenticator extension again where the code will be displayed which is randomly changing every few seconds. Please enter this code in the below field to enable the MFA.
Please note that whenever you will logging into your account. you will be prompted for a new code please. You can go to the authenticator extension and enter a new code to login.
If further assistance is required, submit a ticket to Punchh Support. (For help submitting a ticket, click here)