You can set up two-factor authentication in this section. This protects your account by requiring a one-time use password in addition to your regular password when logging into BLOCKS. You can get the one-time use passwords from a two-factor authentication app on your smart device.
info_outline Enabling two-factor authentication provides protection for your account even if your regular password is stolen.
Access the two-factor authentication menu by doing the following:
Click the user icon in the right side of the global navigation bar (❶). Click User Settings (❷).
Click Two-Factor Authentication (❶) in the left sidebar.
To enable two-factor authentication, do the following:
Click Enable Two-Factor Authentication.
Directions for setting up two-factor authentication will be shown. Follow the directions (general outline below).
Install a two-factor authenticator app onto your smart device.
Scan the QR code from BLOCKS into your two-factor authenticator app.
Enter the six digit code from your authenticator app into BLOCKS and click Enable.
Recovery codes for your account will be shown. Save these codes in a secure place.
info_outline Make sure to save your recovery codes in a secure place and do not lose them.
To disable two-factor authentication, do the following:
Click Disable Two-Factor Authentication.
Click OK to confirm your decision.