How To Setup WhatsApp Two-Step Verification & Benefits

Two-Step Verification is a process by which the user has to require two steps (method) to verify itself from preventing any unauthorized access to the account as it adds up a layer of extra protection to the account. By enabling this we can access our account only after the successful.

Pro Tip: You can also read our guide on How To Restore WhatsApp Chat History and How to Save WhatsApp Status Images & Videos

How To Enable Two-Step Verification In WhatsApp

Before moving to this first you can know by enabling the two-step verification in WhatsApp we are going to add an extra layer of security to WhatsApp this will allow WhatsApp users to protect their account from any external phishing. 

If you enable Two-Step Verification in WhatsApp you need to verify yourself by the following two way,

  1. OTP(One Time Password): You need to provide the OTP at the time of registration of your WhatsApp account.
  2. 6 Digit Passcode: It is another layer of security. You will only allow accessing your account after providing the 6 digit passcode.

Step By Step Guide To Enable Two-Step verification In WhatsApp

Two-step verification is available for all WhatsApp users. The only thing is you need to enable the two-factor authentication by following our step by step guide.

Step 1: First of all launch your WhatsApp app to activate the two-step verification.

Step 2: Now you have to tap on three dots located at the top right corner of WhatsApp.

Tap On 3 Dots

Tap On 3 Dots

Step 3: After this tap on Settings among the various options available.

Tap On Settings.

Tap On Settings

Step 4: Now you have to tap on Account.

Tap On Accounts

Tap On Accounts

Step 5: After this, you can see there is an option of a Two-Step Verification tap on it to move to the next step of activating the Two-Step verification process in your WhatsApp account.

Tap On Two-Step Verification.

Tap On Two-Step Verification

Step 6: At this step you can see there is an option of Enable, tap on it to move forward.

Tap On Enable.

Tap On Enable

Step 7: At this step, you have to enter your 6 digit pin or passcode that will require you to complete your Two-Step verification process in WhatsApp and re-enter your pin to confirm it. 

Step 8: Now you have to enter your email address that will require to recover your 6 digit pin or passcode if you forget it and re-enter your email address to confirm your email address for recovery purpose.

Step 9: Now you will see a pop in which it is showing your two-step verification is enabled.

Two Step Verification Enabled.

Two-Step Verification Enabled

Benefits Or Use Of Two-Step Verification In WhatsApp

Well, the most important benefit of Two-Step Verification is it will add an extra layer of security to your account.

  1. The account will be safe.
  2. An extra layer of security is added.
  3. No chances of data loss or theft.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

How can I block someone’s WhatsApp status?

As of now, you cannot block someone WhatsApp status. But you can follow the below steps through which you can achieve this in an indirect way.
Mute WhatsApp status.
Block

How do I send photos from WhatsApp to Gmail?

It is a very simple process to send photos or any type of media from WhatsApp to any sharing media like Gmail, Drive, etc. Just follow the described steps to send photos from WhatsApp to the Gmail account.

How can I open WhatsApp Web?

WhatsApp is one of the best Messaging apps all over the world and is continuously growing and growing. It has great features that we can use our WhatsApp on the web that is on our laptop as well as on our pc. There are several steps to be followed for using the WhatsApp Web.

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  1. Bapu Zamindar
    March 19, 2019

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