How to enable multi-factor authentication in Yandex Mail

Discussion in 'Email Service Support Forums' started by popowich, Jun 1, 2015.

  1. popowich

    popowich EQ Forum Admin Staff Member

    Aug 12, 2008
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    To enable multi-factor authentication in Yandex Mail:

    Go to the top right of your Yandex inbox, click your email address, and then click Passport:

    Yandex Passport.jpg

    On your Personal Information page, click Access Management:

    Yandex Access Management.jpg

    Next, click the slider to enable two factor authentication, then click the yellow Get Started button:

    Yandex Two-factor authentication.jpg

    Click the yellow Send Code button, then enter the code that was sent to your phone:

    Yandex Confirm Code.jpg

    Last, type in a unique pin code that you don't use anywhere else.

    Please do not use a simple pin such as current year, birthday year, or a string of sequential numbers.

    After installing the Yandex Key app, type in a one time use password and click Enable.

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