How to: Mobile Access with HID

What is HID?

HID is an access solution that works just like a physical access card except using your phone.

That means no longer needing to touch passcards, readers or common area surfaces in order to walk through lobby turnstiles or to open building doors.

Why use Mobile Access?

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Register with HID

To begin, you must be invited to register with HID by an administrator.

Open the invitation email from HID and make note of the 16 digit Invitation Code to be entered later.

Connect HID with Lane

  1. Open the Lane app and click on Mobile Access:
  2. Enter the 16 digit Invitation Code:
  3. Confirmation:

Mobile Access with HID

To unlock a door using Mobile Access, hold your device close to the reader or tap it, similar to how you use an access card today.

  • Ensure your device is sufficiently charged and has Bluetooth enabled.
  • The HID app will work even if running in the background. 



If you have any questions about Mobile access with HID, contact the Helpdesk at and we will be happy to help you.

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