Two-factor authentication adds an additional layer of security to the authentication process by making it harder for attackers to gain access to a person's devices or online accounts because, even if the victim's password is hacked, a password alone is not enough to pass the authentication check.

To activate 2-step authentication on your OBDeleven account follow the steps below:

  • Open Profile by pressing

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  • Start the activation of 2-step authentication by pressing

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  • You will need to install Authy, Google Authenticator, or any other trusted app to generate an Authentication code.

  • In this case, we will be using Google Authenticator.

  • Install the application and proceed via OBDeleven application by pressing

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  • Copy the code by pressing

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  • Proceed the steps by pressing

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  • Open the Google Authenticator application which you have downloaded before.

  • In the marked field

    you will need to enter your account name (you can name it whatever you like) and paste the key code from OBDeleven application

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  • Add the account by pressing

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  • Once you will enter the code and apply it, the Authenticator will generate a six-digit code every 60 seconds.

  • Enter the generated code from your authenticator application

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  • Apply it by pressing

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  • Save your backup code in case you will have issues creating an authentication code and proceed by pressing

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  • Finish the setup by pressing

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The example of using 2-step authentication when logging in to your account:

  • Enter the email and the password and sign in by pressing

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  • Enter the code generated by the authentication application and apply it by pressing

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  • If you are not able to generate the code, you can use your backup code by pressing

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