What is this?
You can now tap a single button on your phone to complete the 2-step verification, instead of having to type the 6-digit security code every time.
What is 2-step verification?
It’s a more secure method of signing in to your Google account (by using a secondary device you own, after you enter your password), greatly reducing the chances of a hack as the hacker now needs access to your phone to log in. In the case of your Google account, it’s your mobile phone.
But it’s so troublesome..
2-step is absolutely necessary for your privacy protection. Better late than never.
Okay, I’m scared, and I’m in. How do I do that?
You’ve come to the right place! Just follow the simple pictorial guide below.
Follow the instructions on your computer and phone, and you are done! 🙂 Just make sure you have enough juice on your mobile.