Two Factor Authentication is a great way to add an additional layer of security to your account. This article will walk you through how to set up two-factor authentication on your Reclaim Hosting account.
First, log in to your Client Area. Then Click your name in the top right-hand corner.
You can click any item in the drop-down menu. This will bring you to the account management section. Click ‘Security.’
Click ‘Get Started.’
A QR code will appear and you’ll have the option to set up an authenticator. We recommend an application like Google Authenticator. You can download this for iPhone and Android.
After downloading the app, sign in with your Google account. Tap ‘Get Started’ Use your camera to scan the QR code or enter the code manually.
You’ll get a 6 digit code on your phone to enter to confirm your account. Use this code to verify your account.
Once you confirm the account, be sure to write down the backup code. This is an additional way to access your account if you cannot access the authenticator.
Logging in After Set Up
Once you have two factor authentication set up, log in to the Client Area using the username and password designated at signup.
Then using the authenticator app of choice, enter the 6 digit code from your phone.
And that’s it! You just added an extra level of security to your account.