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Bug 127662 - Save Remote - Remote Files - Add Service - Google Drive requests non-existent 6-digit pin
Summary: Save Remote - Remote Files - Add Service - Google Drive requests non-existent...
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 101630
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: LibreOffice (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Linux (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Reported: 2019-09-20 12:32 UTC by John Russell
Modified: 2020-01-20 18:47 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description John Russell 2019-09-20 12:32:59 UTC
LibreOffice Version: Build ID: libreoffice- on Ubuntu 18.10

I don't use 2-factor authentication; Nevertheless Remote Files won't connect with my username and password, but asks for a 6-digit pin.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open the Remote Files dialog
2. Select Google Drive
3. Enter username and password

Actual Results:
Dialog pops up requesting non-existent 6-digit pin

Expected Results:
LibreOffice should connect to Google Drive

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: Yes

Additional Info:
Build ID: libreoffice-
CPU threads: 8; OS: Linux 4.18; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3; 
Locale: en-GB (en_GB.UTF-8); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: threaded
Comment 1 Oliver Brinzing 2019-09-20 16:11:55 UTC
2FA is known to be broken:

Bug 101630 - Google Drive two-factor authentication (2FA) not working again

did not know that login via username/pw is broken too ...
Comment 2 Xisco Faulí 2020-01-20 18:47:05 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 101630 ***