Stronger security for your Google Account

2-Step Verification

With 2-Step Verification, you’ll protect your account with both your password and your phone

An extra layer of security

Most people only have one layer – their password – to protect their account. With 2-Step Verification, you’ll always maintain control of your account and never have to worry about being locked out.

How to activate 2-Step Verification

  1. Log into your google  (gmail) account
  2. Go to:
  3. Click on Sign-in & security
  4. Under password & sign-in method, click on the 2-Step Verification option
  5. Enter in your mobile phone number
  6. Enter in the code sent to your phone
  7. Choose which verification option works for you