To increase security on your user account, a 2-step verification process can be added. After normal log in, 2-Step verification will demand you to insert a code which Google will send you as a text message to the number you give them. You can activate 2-step verification with following instructions.

Activating 2-step Verification

1. Adding your phone number

  • In Gmail, click your email address (or picture) and select Account OR go to address
  • Choose security
  • From 2-step Verification area, select Setup
  • Select Start set up.
  • Insert your phone number and click Send code


2. Confirm your phone number and the settings

  • Enter the code you received in your phone and select Confirm


  • Select Next (This setting doesn't apply when using SSO-service)

  • Select Confirm