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Install latest/edge of Authenticator

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

Make sure snap support is enabled in your Desktop store.

Install using the command line

sudo snap install authenticator --edge

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Authenticator is only available on the unstable edge channel. It could break and change often.

Channel Version Published

A Two-Factor Authentication application

Simple application that generates a two-factor authentication code, created for GNOME.


  • QR code scanner
  • Beautiful UI
  • Huge database of more than 560 supported services
  • Keep your PIN tokens secure by locking the application with a password
  • Automatically fetch an image for services using their favicon
  • The possibility to add new services
  • Dark theme and night light

Details for Authenticator

  • GPL-3.0+

Last updated
  • 17 April 2023 - latest/edge
  • 17 April 2023 - latest/edge

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Install Authenticator on your Linux distribution

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Where people are using Authenticator

Users by distribution (log)

Ubuntu 22.04
Ubuntu 20.04
Ubuntu 23.10
Ubuntu 18.04
Ubuntu 23.04
Debian 11
Debian 12
Linux Mint 21.2
pop 22.04
Linux Mint 20.3
Fedora 37
Zorin OS 16
Fedora 38
Linux Mint 20.1
Arch Linux
Kali Linux 2023.3
openSUSE Leap 15.4

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