Enable 2-Step Verification in Gmail

by www.gmail.com Login on April 7, 2013

The world’s most secure email is Gmail which is a product from Google. You can maximize your security in Gmail by enabling the 2 step verification process. Gmail provides two layers of protection for their mail users i.e., 2 step verification.

Gmail Features

It’s very simple and easy to activate the 2 step verification for the Gmail account. Here it follows,

  1. Login to your Gmail account.
  2. Go to the Account settings, available under the drop down box at the top right corner.
  3.  Click on the Security from the links available at the left side of the Accounts settings page of Google.
  4. There you find a 2 Step Verification Status as OFF.
    1. The setup starts with the first stage of the Four.
    2. Where you will be asked for the phone number to which the code to send and the format of the code ie., Via Text message or Via Voice Calls.
    3. After providing all the details, click on the Send Code button. A Verification code will be sent to your phone number as per your registered option.
    4. Provide the Verification Code sent to your phone number and click verify.
    5. Asks you whether the computer using is a trusted one?
    6. Confirm the activation of 2 step verification with the appropriate settings for your Gmail account by clicking the Confirm button available on the fourth stage.
    7. Now whenever you login into the Gmail you will be asked for the verification code send by the Google to authenticate the User.
  1. A 2 step verification setup page opens. In that Click on the Start Setup button.

{ 2 comments… read them below or add one }

Tracie Mae Fox July 16, 2013 at 2:53 am

Hello There,
I would like for some help me. Please can you
Check it out why I can’t See why I can
Get any thing set up on my iPhone. I Have an
Home PC that e-mail address.

Tracie Mae Fox,


Shahid Iqbal July 26, 2013 at 4:03 pm

cannot access the email as message appeared website security certificate, how i can solve this problem.


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