2-Step Verification

You need this to: create secure access to applications through easy authentication options.

NOTE: 2-Step Verification is Google's Two-factor Authentication method. If you need information about PingID, click here.

Getting Started

Get started with 2-Step Verification

Click the image to learn more about how to protect your Google account.

Google Authenticator

Click the image for instructions on how to use the Google Authenticator app to receive codes on your mobile phone.

Note: You can receive codes without internet or mobile service.

Sign in with Backup Codes

Click the image to learn more about receiving backup codes that will enable you to sign in to your Google account.

Built-in Security Key

Click the image to learn how to set up your phone's built-in security key to safely sign in on Chrome OS, iOS, macOS and Windows 10 devices.

Increasing Security on Your Google Account.pdf

2-Step Verification for County Human Services Employees


FAQ: Two-factor Authentication for Counties

FAQ for County Human Services Employees