If you want solid protection of your gmail account then you should read our previous post 4 Solid Tips to Protect Gmail Account From Hackers and if you?re more serious about security of your Gmail account and in anyway you don?t want to compromise with your gmail account and make it bullet proof then this 2 STEP VERIFICATION method is for you. Well this is the best security method for Protecting Gmail Account and Currently I am also using this method.
Once you have activated 2 Step Verification of Your Gmail Account then everytime along with your email and password for login you need a special pin which is sent to your phone by gmail. so let’s begin..
Steps to Protect Gmail Account by using 2 Step Verification are as follows :-
1) Login to your Gmail account
2)?Click ? My Account ? on top right side of your gmail account [?watch below image for going to My Account ]
4.) Now Click on Start Setup
5) Now you’re on Set up of 2 Step verification First Select your Country then enter your mobile number. you can also select the option for getting PIN[ code ] ?via text or voice call. Now click send code you will got then enter the code to verify and click Next.
?6) Again click Next and then click on Turn On 2 Step Verification that’s it.. you’re done now.?Now everytime when you sign up to your Gmail Account from any public computer you need code for signing up to your gmail a/c.
Note Once this service is started you will also received email for backup options.