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    Default How to set up Apple's 2-factor authentication in iOS 10

    How do you switch from Apple's two-step to two-factor authentication, how do you set it up, and how do you get verification codes? Here's what you need to know!

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    Default Re: How to set up Apple's 2-factor authentication in iOS 10

    I don't know the security of two factor authentication because won't it give more ways to enter a account.
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    Default Re: How to set up Apple's 2-factor authentication in iOS 10

    Quote Originally Posted by Ling Cheung View Post
    I don't know the security of two factor authentication because won't it give more ways to enter a account.
    No it won't. After submitting your credentials to login, you will receive a passcode by text on your phone.

    You need both to login. Thus, twice the security.

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