Gmail Two Step Verification
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Most of the users uses same password on other websites which they are using on Gmail because it makes their work comfortable, but
they are not thinking that it can be hacked or stole easily.
How Your Account Can Be Compromised :-
- Using the same password on more than one site.
- Downloading software from the internet.
- Clicking on links in email messages.
To make you relief better Google is having 2 step verification for Gmail, so that your account has negligible chances to be compromised. Follow the steps below and stay secure.
How To Enable Two Step Verification :-
1.Go to Google 2-StepVerification
2. Sign in with your Gmail Account.
3. A window will open saying Signing in with 2-step verification, at the right side of the webpage you will see Start setup Button, click on it to setup 2-step verification for Gmail.
4. Now you will have to enter the mobile number on which you want the verification code to receive. You have two verification method either Text message or Voice call; choose according to your comfort and then click on Send Code.
|Set Up Phone|
5. You will get the verification code on your number just enter it in the given field Enter Verification Code click on Verify.
6. Google gives you a option Trust this computer, if you check this option then you don’t have any need to go through 2-step verification on your computer, it will ask for verification code other than your system.
|Trust This Computer|
Just click on Next and then on Confirm button to complete your verification process.
|Turn On Verification|
And your 2-step verification will be enabled, next time whenever you will Log In you will have to provide first your Log In details and then Google will send a verification code on your registered mobile number and when you will enter this code; then only you will be able to Logged In.
How To Disable Two Step Verification :-
1. Visit the 2-Step Verification Page Here.
2. At the right side of the web page there is a option 2-Step Verification is : ON simply click on Turn off to disable 2-step verification, a pop window will open asking you to confirm the disabling of 2-step verification; just click on Turn off and confirm it.
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