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Authenticator app for Particle

Authenticator App for Particle

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

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

    Particle is a powerful platform that allows developers to build and connect IoT devices. With its advanced features and capabilities, Particle is a popular choice for businesses and individuals alike. However, with great power comes great responsibility, and it's important to take steps to protect your Particle account from unauthorized access.
     One of the best ways to do this is by enabling two-factor authentication (2FA). 2FA adds an extra layer of security to your account by requiring a second form of authentication in addition to your password. This could be a code sent to your phone or a biometric scan, for example.
     Enabling 2FA on your Particle account is quick and easy, and it can help prevent unauthorized access to your sensitive data. It's also important to follow other security and privacy best practices, such as using strong passwords and keeping your software up to date.
     By taking these steps, you can help ensure that your Particle account remains secure and protected from potential threats. So why wait? Enable 2FA today and enjoy greater peace of mind knowing that your data is safe and secure.

    Service NameParticle

    How to set up 2FA for ParticleDocumentation

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

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