Google Authenticator - How to Add or Remove Google Authenticator
You may add two factor authentication after you have activated your account.
This tutorial will show you two methods of adding two factor authentication to your login and how to remove two factor authentication.
Before you begin, please install the Authy app on your cell phone and or desktop.
Authy provides you with login authentication codes.
Authy downloads for IOS, Android, Windows and Linux as well as Installation and use instructions are found here.
Once you have downloaded the apps and are familiar with its install and use instructions you are ready to proceed.
Method 1 - After Activating Account and Before First Login
This method assumes you have created an account, received an activation code, and are going to login for the first time.
Before logging on look for the Edit Profile button on the top right of the screen.
Select the button edit profile.
This will open the form below.
Select Google Authenticator from the drop down menu (2).
Use the Authy documentation to help you setup the authentication account.
When you confirm the authorization code do not place a space in between the numbers.
Remember to save the backup codes.
Once you have stored your backup codes select the submit button (3).
Method 2 - After Second Login Adding or Removing Google Authenticator
Once you have completed your initial login you may add or remove Google Authenticator by selecting this link.
You will be presented with the same form described above. This form will allow you to add or remove Google Authentication.
If you are not logged on when you select this link you will be presented with a login form and then the form below.
Select Edit Profile.
In the following form select Google Authenticator to enable Google Authenticator or Disable Two Factor Authentication to disable Google Authenticator.
Remember to close the previous window if you selected the link above.