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How to Configure Offline Access for Duo for Windows Logon

Duo offers a seamless integration with Microsoft RDP/Windows Logon to add two-factor authentication to logins. Versions 4.0.0 and newer feature offline access, which allows users to securely log on to Windows systems even when they are unable to contact Duo’s cloud service. Offline two-factor authentication may be completed with a Duo Mobile passcode or security key. You can learn about the offline access functionality here:

This video explains how to configure temporary offline access for our Windows Logon application. This video assumes that you have some familiarity with this integration. Please review the documentation for this integration at for a comprehensive perspective on our Windows Logon application.