The accessibility service enhances the user experience and capabilities of the Beyond Identity app.
When the Accessibility service is enabled for the Beyond Identity Platform Authenticator on Android, it is used to find the authentication URL from restrictive 3rd party views and apps and perform the authentication. No other data is recorded or stored.
Steps to enable on Android
- Open the Beyond Identity app.
From the settings menu, enable the
Accessibility Servicetoggle and click
nexton the prompt.
Enable accessibility access for the Beyond Identity app.
The accessibility button shortcut for Beyond Identity can be displayed on the screen; most often, this is not desired behavior and can be disabled from the Android OS setting. Here is a related article with more explicit instructions.
Accessibility -> Installed Apps -> Beyond Identity -> Beyond Identity shortcut