How to enable two step verification whatsapp android phones

WhatsApp is adding new feature of “WhatsApp two step verification” that provide extra security to your WhatsApp account. Enable two step verification WhatsApp android phone or tablet device. This two step verification require 6-digit passcode when registering your mobile number with WhatsApp again. You can also add email address to your account which will be used to reset your passcode if forget it.

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In WhatsApp already end to end encryption security feature added, which provide security so WhatsApp and third parties can’t read or listen. When register your WhatsApp phone number again in your account, you”ll need to enter set passcode. Using WhatsApp account settings, you can disable two step verification, change passcode and change email address. Follow below given steps to enable two step verification WhatsApp android phones or tablet device.

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Step by step gudie to enable two step verification WhatsApp android phone or tablet

Step 1: Tap “Apps” on your android phone

Step 2: Open “WhatsApp” app

Step 3: Tap on “Three vertical dots” from top of the right side corner

Open WhatsApp settings in android nougat

Step 4: Touch “Settings

Tap on account settings in WhatsApp app

Step 5: Tap on “Account

WhatsApp two step verification android

Step 6: Under account section, tap on “Two-step verification

You can show below screen on your device.

Enable WhatsApp two step verification android phone

Step 7: Tap on “Enable

six digit passcode for WhatsApp two step verification

Step 8: Enter a 6-digit passcode & touch “Next

This set passcode you entered will be asked when you register you phone number again WhatsApp account.

Confirm passcode in WhatsApp account

Step 9: Again enter your passcode to confirm it & tap on “Next

Add email address for WhatsApp two step verification

Step 10: Add email address & tap on next

Add your email address, it will be helpful to you if you forget passcode.

Press save button on WhatsApp

Step 11: Confirm you email address again & press “Save

You can see below screen on your device and show message of enable WhatsApp two step verification on your android phone.

enable two step verification whatsapp android

Step 12: Tap on “Done

Change WhatsApp two step verification settings android

You can change this WhatsApp two step verification settings using WhatsApp account settings. That’s all.

I hope above given steps to enable two step verification WhatsApp android phones helpful to secure your WhtsApp account. If you have any kind of trouble, let us know on below comment box, would be pleasure to help you. Don’t forget to share this trick with your friends on social network.

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