How To Enable WhatsApp Two-Step Verification (2SV)

WhatsApp enrolled the new two-step verification process and BuzzFyre has the detailed steps on how to activate it on iOS and Android.

WhatsApp Two-Step Verification

Whatsapp comes with two-step verification that is an optional feature but it adds more security to your account. With this feature, whenever you attempt to verify your phone number on WhatsApp, you will need to enter the six-digit passcode that you created. BuzzFyre will help you set up the two-step verification process.

How to Enable Two-Step Verification On iOS?

Firstly, let’s talk about how you can activate this two-step verification feature on iOS. To start off, open your WhatsApp and follow the steps given below.

  1. Tap/Click Settings
  2. Go to Account
  3. Tap/Click Two-step verification
  4. Enter Six-digits passcode
  5. Optional Enter Your Email
  6. Click Enable

You have to make sure that you use a valid email address that you use frequently so that if you ever forget your code, WhatsApp will email you the new one.

How to Enable Two-Step Verification On Android?

Now lets’ move to how to set up two-step verification on Android devices. Once you are in the WhatsApp app, you need to follow the given steps.

  1. Tap/Click 3 dots on top of the WhatsApp
  2. Go to Setting
  3. Click Account
  4. Tap/Click Two-step verification
  5. Enter six-digits passcode
  6. Optional Enter Your Email
  7. Click Enable

Similar to iOS, you need to make sure that you entered a valid email address so that if you ever forget your code, WhatsApp will email it to you.

With this added security, people will have more safety towards their app and no one will be able to just set up a fake account through your number.

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