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Enable 2 Step Google Authentication – How to Secure Google Account

Technozan Staff September 7, 2012

Google Are Now very great and most powerful company on internet and many of peoples in world are using Google services like YouTube, Google Gmail, Google drive or Google AdSense or Adwords and blogging services unfortunately all services are use from one account and this is very important to protect your account from hackers even I already have posted the Top10 best tips to secure your accounts and Computer from Hackers but what happen if someone guess your password? So you will be lose all your services and it’s too much hurt you.

Enable 2 step Google Verification - how to Secure Google Account

Enable 2 step Google Verification – how to Secure Google Account

So you might be use Google 2 step verification system so no one can login to your account without having your personal mobile phone. It is free and official service by Google.

Google Authenticator is best way to Secure all your services provided by Google it will secure your account if your Google account is secured then all services will secure.

What is 2 Step Authentication System?

Two-step verification adds an extra layer of protection to your account. Whenever you sign in to the Google website or link a new device, you’ll need to enter both your password and also a security code sent to your mobile phone.

1. Enter your password: Whenever you sign into Google you’ll enter your username and password as usual.

2. Enter Code from Phone: Next, you’ll be asked for a code that will be sent to you via text, voice call, or our mobile app.

3. That’s it you are signed: Now your account has additional protection against hijackers.

Simply password is step 1 for login and verification code is step 2 for log in to account.

How to Enable 2 Step Verification for Google Accounts.

Step 1 >> Go to Google and login to your account then go to Account Setting >> Security or direct go for security page click here and there you can see the 2 step verification option for make changes first time click on Edit.

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2 Step Google Authentication – Secure Google Account

On the Next Page you will see look like this Click on how its works and next continue by clicking on start setup.

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Once you stared setup you will see a page where you will verify your mobile phone. choose your country code then enter the mobile number any mobile number where you can receive Sms Text message or call. Once phone number added click on send code.

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2 Step Google Authentication – Secure Google Account

They will send you a unique code number on your mobile phone enter that code into the google page and press verify.

[jbox color=”yellow”]Note… Sometime they make little late sms text message due to sms centers problem so you can also choose voice call option[/jbox]

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2 Step Google Authentication – Secure Google Account

Step 3 >> Once your mobile number get verified choose trusted computer where you are using the google account choose this is trusted PC or Computer and continue to next step.

Last Step : You will see a enable button next page press enable 2 step verification system.

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2 Step Google Authentication – Secure Google Account

That is it all you have done everything now you can login to your google account from another PC or browser after enter the password they require for 2nd step to enter the code which will be sent to mobile number.

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2 Step Google Authentication – Secure Google Account

That it is all i hope you like this article feel free to leave a comment if feel any trouble and keep visiting my blog my upcomming tutorial is secure dropbox account with 2 step verification and secure facebook account with mobile login / 2 step verification.

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