How to Turn on Facebook Two-Factor Authentication

In this blog, I am talking about the two-step authentication on your Facebook account. Now let’s start with the mobile phone and how to enable two-factor authentication in mobile phones.

A two-step verification code is mostly used for high-security and you can enable this verification very easily using this method so be carefully just follow all steps below.

How to enable two-factor Authentication on mobile devices

Step 1.

Launch the Facebook mobile app on your Mobile device, Log in to your Facebook account. You’ll arrive at your Facebook home screen.

Step 2.

Click on the three-line icon in the top-right corner of the Facebook mobile app. Scroll down to the bottom of the menu, tap”Settings & Privacy” to display the Settings & Privacy drop-down, and then click on the “Privacy shortcuts.” The Privacy shortcuts screen will be displayed.

How to Turn on Facebook Two Factor Authentication

Step 3.

Scroll down and click on “Use two-factor Authentication“. Then you will land on another page.

Step 4.

Now you will land on another page and now select the security method. In this example, we will choose to receive a code via text message to the phone number. 

How to Turn on Facebook Two Factor Authentication


Enter the phone number and click to continue.

How to Turn on Facebook Two Factor Authentication

Step 5.

Enter your Password. That is also attached to your site.

How to Turn on Facebook Two Factor Authentication

Step 6.

Now you will receive a confirmation code on your mobile enter this code in this box. And click to continue.

Step 7.

Now your Two Factor Authentication has been successfully Enabled.    

How to enable two-factor authentication in Pc or Desktop

Step 1.

Open your browser and search Facebook.com, and then log in to your Facebook account. You’ll land on your Facebook home screen.

Step 2.

Click the down-pointing arrow and click on the “setting”. Then you will land on the setting screen.

How to Turn on Facebook Two Factor Authentication

Step 3.

Now select “security and login” From the right side of the page. Then you will land on another page.

Step 4.

Scroll down and click Edit from the right of the “Two Factor Authentication”.

How to Turn on Facebook Two Factor Authentication

Step 5.

Now you will land on another page and now select the security method. In this example, we will choose to receive a code via text message to the phone number. 

How to Turn on Facebook Two Factor Authentication

Step 6.

Enter the phone number and click to continue.

How to Turn on Facebook Two Factor Authentication

And then Verify your Phone Number. Congratulations! You now know How to Turn on Facebook Two Factor Authentication.