Why use 2-Step, for more information, click About Google 2-Step?
Sign into your Google Account.
Click this link to Manage Your Google Account: https://myaccount.google.com/ or click on your icon/picture in the top right corner.
Then click the security tab on the left side. Enter your password again.
Under “Signing in to Google,” select 2-Step Verification then “Get started.”
Enter your password again.
Select your primary 2-Step option from the following options. If you choose to use a security key it will always be your first option so only select the key option if you never intend to use your phone. Keys may also not work on all devices. You always have the option to skip your primary method for a backup method and you can change your settings at any time.
Google Prompt - Don’t enter a code!
To get Google prompts, you need:
Based on the device and location info in the notification, you can:
USB security key
You may also be able to use the security key built in to a compatible phone to sign in to new devices.
Follow the on-screen steps to complete your selection
|Set up one or more backup options
Back up options:
You can set up other verification methods in case you:
Google Authenticator App
Keep sign-in simple: