To increase security on your user account, a 2-step verification process can be added. After normal log in, 2-Step verification will demand you to insert a code which Google will send you as a text message to the number you give them. You can activate 2-step verification with following instructions.


Activating 2-step Verification


1. Adding your phone number

  • In Gmail, click your email address (or picture) and select Account OR go to address https://www.google.com/settings/personalinfo
  • Choose security
  • From 2-step Verification area, select Setup
  • Select Start set up.
  • Insert your phone number and click Send code

 


2. Confirm your phone number and the settings

  • Enter the code you received in your phone and select Confirm

 


  • Select Next (This setting doesn't apply when using SSO-service)


  • Select Confirm