To set up EU LOGIN mobile app as second authentication method to access the Europass portal, you need to follow 3 steps:
- Download the app.
- Set up ‘Mobile devices’ on your EU Login credentials on the ECAS website.
- Chose the ‘Mobile app + pin’ authentication method.
Download the app on your device. Once created the account and have successfully authenticated for the first time on the ECAS website, move the mouse over the gear at the top right-hand corner to display the menu and select ‘My Account’.
Click on ‘Manage my mobile devices’. Click on ‘Add a mobile device’.
Fill in the required information on the ‘Add a mobile device’ screen. You need to provide a name for your device and set up a four-digit PIN code.
Click on the submit button.
Open the EU Login app on your phone and select the ‘Initialise’ option. Follow the instructions on-screen and allow access to your camera.
The QR code scanner will start on your mobile device, and a QR code will be displayed on the screen of your PC.
Point the camera of your mobile phone to your PC screen until the QR code is recognised.
In the ‘Authenticate’ screen, enter the four-digit PIN code you set up earlier and click on ‘Authenticate’.
A success message will be displayed on your device, confirming the setup of your mobile device with EU Login.
Congratulations! Your EU Login mobile app is successfully installed and can be used for authenticating. Click on ‘Continue’ to be redirected to the welcome screen.