How do I create passkeys? (app)

Published on Nov 30, 2023Updated on Jun 3, 20243 min read

What are Passkeys?

OKX TR now supports Fast Identity Online (FIDO) passkeys as a two-factor authentication method. Passkeys allow you to enjoy password-free login without the need for verification codes while being the most secure option to protect your account.

Learn more about FIDO at: https://fidoalliance.org/fido2/

Create a passkey

  1. Before you create a passkey, make sure you at least have:

    • A mobile device with iOS 16.0.0+ or Android 7.0+, or

    • A USB security key that supports the FIDO2 protocol

  2. Open the OKX TR app, go to User Center, and select Profile and settings

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    Select user center at the top left corner

  3. Find the Security center and select Passkeys

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    Select Passkey to continue

  4. Select Enable and complete the security verification

  5. If you want to create your passkey with your current device, select Continue and complete the biometric authentication/PIN code on your device

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    Select Continue to create a passkey with your current device

  6. If you want to create your passkey on a different device, select Other Options

    • Select iPhone, iPad, or Android device

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      Select iPhone, iPad, or Android device to create a passkey with other mobile devices

      • Use the other device to scan the QR code and complete the authentication

    • Select Security key (only available on iOS devices)

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      Select Security key to create a passkey with your external security key

      • Insert your security key and follow the instructions to create your passkey

Note:

  • You can select Rename to update your passkey name.

  • You can create a maximum of 10 passkeys on your account.