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How Do I Turn On Two-Factor Authentication On My Account?

With the rapid rise of cyber crime, the team at Aucto have implemented Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) in order to help increase the layers of security on your account. While this feature is completely optional to our users, we highly recommend activating this feature on your account. The following guide will provide you with a step by step walk-through on how activate this for your account. If you do not already have an account with Aucto you can follow our walk-through guide on how to create a free account here.

Step #1 – Navigate to Your Dashboard

The first step to activate 2FA on your account is to navigate to your account dashboard. This can be done from any page on the website if you are currently logged into your account. Simply mouse over to the My Account button in the top right corner and from the drop-down list click on the Dashboard option. This should be the first option in the drop-down list.

Aucto DashBoard

Step #2 – Other Settings

The next step is to navigate to and click the other settings button. The other settings button is in the bottom right hand corner underneath the heading Security and Notifications

Other Settings

Step #3 - Turn On Two-Factor Authentication

After navigating to the other settings page, you will see an on off switch next to the term Two Factor Authentication. If this setting is turned off, please turn this setting on. If the setting is turned on, please verify the phone number listed below is correct.

2FA Add Number

Step #4 – Verifying Phone Number

After adding your phone number and clicking verify you will see the below screen. The phone number you had entered in the previous step will receive a SMS message with a 6-digit code. Enter the code into the bar and click verify. If you do not receive the verification code you can request a new code after 60 seconds, before requesting the new verification code please verify that the phone number is correct.

2FA Verify Phone

 

Step #5 – Confirmation

The final step in the verification process after completing the previous steps is to click the blue submit button in the bottom right corner. After clicking the blue submit button you will see the switch next to Two-Factor Authentication turned on with your phone you had entered.

2FA Submit Changes

You will now have two-factor authentication enable on your account. After activating this feature upon logging in you will receive a SMS verification message to the entered phone number with a verification code. If you have any issues or further questions regarding two-factor authentication please contact our support team right away by emailing, support@aucto.com or calling (844) 326-7310.

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