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Activating Two-Factor Authentication for your Account

Overview

Responsive Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) helps safeguard access to data and applications while maintaining simplicity for users. It provides additional security by requiring a second form of authentication and delivers strong authentication via Google Authenticator or Duo mobile authenticator applications.

Select the applicable tab for your edition of Responsive.

  • Activating Two-Factor Authentication for your Account

    1. Install Google authenticator or Duo Mobile on your smartphone using one of the URLs below:
      • Android:
        • https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.authenticator2
        • https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.duosecurity.duomobile
      • iPhone:
        • https://itunes.apple.com/in/app/google-authenticator/id388497605?mt=8
        • https://itunes.apple.com/in/app/duo-mobile/id422663827?mt=8
    2. In Responsive, go to My Account, click the Settings tab, then click Generate Secret Key.
      Note: Contact your account manager if you don't see this option
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    3. Scan the QR code through Google or Duo Mobile authenticator to get the verification codes. The new secret key will be regenerated for every 30 seconds.
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    4. Enter the verification codes consecutively within 90 seconds and click Validate. The account will be connected after validation and you will receive a success message.
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    5. Log in to the application as usual using your username and password. Enter the secret key and click Validate. Your start page displays and you can begin working.
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  • Essentials features are subscription-based and may not be available for all users. Contact your account manager, or accountmanagers@responsive.io, for more details.

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