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Account Portal Two Factor Authentication (2FA)

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Two Factor Authentication (2FA) is a time based token used as a second form of verification when logging into your account. To use 2FA, you will need to have an authenticator app installed on your smartphone and you will need to take a couple of minutes to set it up.

Download an Authenticator App from either Android Play or Apple App Store
Here are a few suggestions of apps to use:
Google Authenticator - iOS App - Android App
Microsoft Authenticator - iOS App - Android App
DUO - iOS App - Android App
Twilio Authy - iOS App - Android App
LastPass Authenticator - iOS App - Android App

Client Area Configuration
Login to the Evolve Hosting Portal at https://core.evolvewebhost.com/login

1) Locate your name toward the right corner of the screen (Hello <your name>!) and click or tap on Security Settings from the dropdown menu.

Portal Security Settings

2) Click on Enable and open the Authentication App on your smartphone.

Portal 2FA Enable

3) Using your Authenticator App, add a new account and use your phone's camera to scan the QR Code on your computer screen.

Portal 2FA QR Code

4) IMPORTANT: Securely save the backup code provided to you on screen. This is how you recover access to your account if your phone is lost or stolen.

Portal 2FA Backup Code

Disable Two Factor Authentication (2FA)
To get started, visit the same Security Settings page where you initially setup 2FA.

Portal Disable 2FA

After you click Disable, you'll be prompted to enter your account password.

Portal Disabled 2FA Enter Password

After you have entered your password, you'll see the confirmation shown below and 2FA has been disabled for your account.

Portal Disabled 2FA

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