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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
  • 4 March 2020


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Where people are using Authenticator

Users by distribution (log)

Ubuntu 20.04
Ubuntu 22.04
Ubuntu 18.04
Ubuntu 21.10
Linux Mint 20.3
Debian 11
Linux Mint 20.1
Debian 10
Ubuntu 21.04
Linux Mint 20.2
Zorin OS 16
Linux Mint 19.3
pop 22.04
Ubuntu 16.04
Ubuntu 19.10

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