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Authenticator App for DATEV

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

To enable Two-Factor Authentication for your DATEV 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 DATEV 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 DATEV account using the Authenticator App. This step will link the app to your DATEV account.
  • The Authenticator App will generate a time-based one-time password (TOTP) for your DATEV account. Enter this code into the designated field on the DATEV website to verify the setup.
  • Once the verification is successful, Two-Factor Authentication will be enabled for your DATEV account.
  • From this point onward, whenever you log in to your DATEV 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 DATEV?

    DATEV is a popular platform used by many businesses for accounting and tax purposes. With so much sensitive information stored on this platform, it's important to take extra steps to protect your account. That's where 2-factor authentication comes in.
     Enabling 2FA on your DATEV account adds an extra layer of security to your login process. This means that even if someone manages to get hold of your password, they won't be able to access your account without the second factor of authentication. This could be a code sent to your phone or generated by an app like our Authenticator.
     By using our Authenticator app to store your 2FA codes, you can ensure that your codes are kept safe and secure. Our app uses advanced encryption to protect your data, so you can have peace of mind knowing that your codes are in safe hands.
     In addition to enabling 2FA and using our Authenticator app, there are a few other security and privacy tips you should keep in mind when using DATEV. Make sure to use a strong, unique password for your account and avoid using public Wi-Fi when accessing your account. It's also a good idea to regularly review your account activity and report any suspicious activity to DATEV immediately.
     Overall, enabling 2-factor authentication is a simple but effective way to protect your DATEV account from unauthorized access. By taking a few extra steps to secure your account, you can ensure that your sensitive information remains safe and secure.

    Service NameDATEV

    How to set up 2FA for DATEVDocumentation

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

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