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

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

    DigiD is a popular platform used by millions of people in the Netherlands to access government services online. While DigiD is a secure platform, it's always a good idea to take extra precautions to protect your personal information. That's where 2-factor authentication comes in.
     Enabling 2-factor authentication on your DigiD account adds an extra layer of security to your login process. With 2FA, you'll need to enter a unique code in addition to your password to access your account. This code is typically sent to your phone or generated by an app like our Authenticator app.
     By enabling 2FA on your DigiD account, you'll greatly reduce the risk of someone gaining unauthorized access to your personal information. Even if someone manages to obtain your password, they won't be able to access your account without the unique code generated by your Authenticator app.
     At our Authenticator app, we take security and privacy seriously. We use industry-standard encryption to protect your 2FA codes and never share your information with third parties. By using our app to store your DigiD 2FA codes, you can rest assured that your personal information is safe and secure.
     In conclusion, enabling 2-factor authentication on your DigiD account is a simple and effective way to protect your personal information. By using our Authenticator app to store your 2FA codes, you can enjoy added peace of mind knowing that your information is safe and secure.

    Service NameDigiD

    How to set up 2FA for DigiDDocumentation

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

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