Getting Started with the YubiKey on macOS

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Confirming macOS Detects the YubiKey

Insert the YubiKey into your Mac and confirm the LED flashes. The first time you insert a YubiKey, the Keyboard Setup Assistant should open, when it does close the window. If it does not, you can use the Basic YubiKey Troubleshooting article to confirm your Mac is detecting the YubiKey.

Securing Your Mac with a YubiKey

There are two methods available for securing your Mac login with a YubiKey. 

For More Information

For more information about what you can do with your YubiKey, see YubiKeys for Personal Use and the Getting Started page.

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