Keyboard Setup Assistant opens on your Mac when inserting a YubiKey


When inserting a YubiKey into your Mac's USB port, the Keyboard Setup Assistant opens.

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To allow the YubiKey to be compatible across multiple hardware platforms and operating systems, the YubiKey appears as a USB keyboard to the operating system. The first time you insert a YubiKey, the Keyboard Setup Assistant may open.


No action is necessary. Simply close the Keyboard Setup Assistant.

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You can use your YubiKey for multifactor authentication.