Some OC employees are required to use Two Factor Authentication. If you get a new phone (using the same phone number), you may want to set up the Authenticator App on the new phone. The instructions below will guide you through the process.
If you get a new phone number, please email Supportcentral@oc.edu and they will help you update your number in the system.
Log In to MyOC
- Enter your OC username
- Enter your OC password
- Click 'Log In'
- Click the link on the authentication screen to have a code sent to you via SMS
- Once you receive the code, enter the code in the Verification Code field.
- Click the checkbox labeled "Reset two-factor settings"
- Click Done.
- If you are required to use Two Step Verification, a message will appear.
- Press "Setup" to begin the process.
Add Cell Phone Number
- Enter your 10-digit cell phone number
- Use the drop-down list to choose your carrier
- Select "Send Code"
A verification code will be sent to your cell phone.
Verify Your Phone
- Enter the Verification Code you receive by text message on your cell phone
- Press "Verify Code"
Select Phone Type
- If you woud like to install the authenticator app, select your phone type.
- To set choose a phone type and get instructions for setting up the app click continue.
- If you would prefer not to set up the app you may choose "Skip" to continue receiving verification codes via text message.
Install Google Authenticator
- Follow the instructions to Install Google Authenticator for your phone type. For iPhones, you will install the app from the App Store. For Android phones, you'll install the App from the Google Play Store
- When you have finished, click 'Continue'
Set Up Google Authenticator
- Follow the instructions on the screen to set up the Google Authenticator.
- Enter the code from the Authenticator
- Select "Verify and Save."
You have the option of making the computer you're using a trusted computer. This will keep you from being asked to use two step authentication every time you log in.
- If you are using your personal computer, select "Yes". If you are using a public computer, select "No"
- Click 'Next'
Select "Finish" to complete the process and log in.