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Authenticator app for Chocolatey

Authenticator App for Chocolatey

A step-by-step guide to activate 2FA in your Chocolatey account.

To enable Two-Factor Authentication for your Chocolatey account, follow these steps:

  • Begin by downloading the Authenticator App on your device. You can find it in your Apple device's App Store. Alternatively, you can scan the QR code provided or click on the "Download on the App Store" button below.
  • Download the Authenticator App from the App Store
    Scan QR code to download the Authenticator App

    Scan to download the app

  • Once the Authenticator App is installed, open it on your device.
  • In the Chocolatey account settings, locate the Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) or 2-Step Verification option.
  • Choose the option to set up 2FA and select the Authenticator App as your preferred method.
  • Scan the QR code displayed on your Chocolatey account using the Authenticator App. This step will link the app to your Chocolatey account.
  • The Authenticator App will generate a time-based one-time password (TOTP) for your Chocolatey account. Enter this code into the designated field on the Chocolatey website to verify the setup.
  • Once the verification is successful, Two-Factor Authentication will be enabled for your Chocolatey account.
  • From this point onward, whenever you log in to your Chocolatey account, you'll need to enter both your password and the temporary code generated by the Authenticator App to enhance the security of your account.

    Download the Authenticator App from the App Store
    Scan QR code to download the Authenticator App

    Scan to download the app

    Why you should use 2FA for Chocolatey?

    If you're a Chocolatey user, you know how convenient it is to install and manage software packages on your Windows machine. But have you considered the security risks that come with it? By enabling 2-factor authentication (2FA) with our Authenticator app, you can add an extra layer of protection to your Chocolatey account.
     With 2FA, you'll need to enter a unique code generated by our app in addition to your password when logging in. This means that even if someone manages to steal your password, they won't be able to access your account without the code. It's a simple but effective way to prevent unauthorized access.
     At the same time, it's important to keep in mind some security and privacy tips. Make sure to use a strong, unique password for your Chocolatey account and never share it with anyone. Also, be cautious when installing packages from unknown sources and always verify their authenticity.
     By using our Authenticator app with Chocolatey, you can enjoy the convenience of easy software management while keeping your account secure. Don't wait until it's too late – enable 2FA today!

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    How to recover your Chocolatey accountIf you have lost access to your two-factor authentication (2FA) code generator, please get in touch with the recover support team for assistance.

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