Two Factor Authentication
The development team at R4L has added a new security feature for account login called Two Factor Authentication (TFA). Once configured, TFA will automatically generate a new 6 digit code every 30 seconds, and this is required with your current login password in order to access your account.
TFA is used in conjunction with a smart phone like an iPhone or Android, but can also be used with a tablet device as well. To set up TFA, you’re going to need a couple of things:
- A QR scanning app on your device. There are plenty of free ones you can install.
- The Google Authenticator app. Also free.
Once you have the required apps on your device, to set up TFA for your account, log into your account with Register4Less, and follow these steps:
- Go to Profile > Manage Two Factor Authentication
- Click the Generate Secret button. The page will reload with your QR image.
- Open Google Authenticator on your device, tap the pencil icon and then the + sign
- Tap Scan Barcode, and then scan your QR image.
- Authenticator is now configured for your account.
- On the R4L page, click the Enable 2factor button
The next time you log into your account, you will need your device with you. Enter in your domain, username and password as usual, then open Authenticator, and append the six digit code to your password.
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