Two-factor authentication is a security feature that helps protect your Facebook account in addition to your password. If you set up two-factor authentication, you’ll be asked to enter a special security code or confirm your login attempt each time someone tries accessing Facebook from a computer or mobile device we don’t recognize. You can also get alert when someone tries logging in from a computer we don’t recognize.




Here are few precise steps on how to do it.


Step 1.

Ensure that you are logged into your Facebook account on your android phone. You can download the Facebook app on Google play store or Click here

In the upper right corner of your screen, click the upside-down triangle menu


Step 2

Click on the Account menu



Click on Account Settings when prompted

Step 4

Click on security and Login menu

Step 5

On the setting up extra security menu, click on Use two-factor authentication


Click on the checkbox at the right upper corner

Step 7.

Click on the start setup tab




Step 8

You’ll receive a menu that provides the details of your phone number and if you want to change the number you can click on change the number otherwise click Continue


Step 9

Input the confirmation code sent to you through an SMS and click Continue.




Step 10.

Congratulations! Now you have enable a two-factor authentication on your Facebook account. Click on the Checkbox and then click on the close tab.



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