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How to add 2 Factor Authentication to your cPanel

Log in to cPanel

In the SECURITY section of the cPanel home screen, click Two-Factor Authentication:

cPanel Home Screen with 2FA
Click Set Up Two-Factor Authentication:
Setup 2FA

Under Step 1, use your preferred two-factor authentication application (for example, DuoMobile) to scan the QR code. If you do not have a QR code reader, you can manually configure two-factor authentication within your app by entering the information provided under Don’t have a QR code reader?.

QR screen

Under Step 2, in the Security Code text box, type the security code you see in the 2FA app.

Click Configure Two-Factor Authentication. cPanel enables 2FA for your account.

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