Category Archives: 2-Step Verification

2-Step Authentication

2-Step authentication prevents anyone other than the account owner from logging in to the account and better protect us from hackers or password thieves. Duo is the software we use for 2-Step authentication. Box already has 2-step authentication activated for student, staff, and faculty. Furthermore, this security enhancement is currently activated on faculty and staff […]

Google Apps: 2-Step Verification on your mobile device(s)

When using 2-Step Verification, you will also need to set up this additional security measure on your mobile device(s); otherwise, you may receive a “password incorrect” error message when trying to access your Google Apps account on your mobile device. Google provides information and instructions on Apps Password in the How to generate an App […]

Google Apps: 2-Step Verification for existing accounts

With 2-Step Verification, you will protect your Google Apps account not only with your password, but also on other devices you use. 2-Step Verification on your computer Browse to mail.depauw.edu For Email, enter your full email address (e.g., username@depauw.edu) For Password, enter your Google Apps Account password Click Sign in Open your account settings Click […]

Google Apps: 2-Step Verification for new accounts

With 2-Step Verification, you will protect your Google Apps account not only with your password, but also with your mobile device. Browse to mail.depauw.edu. For Email, enter your full email address (e.g., username@depauw.edu). For Password, enter your Google Apps Account password. Click Sign in. At the Welcome to your new account window, click I accept. Continue […]