Google Authenticator for iOS helps protect your Google account

Use two-step verification with the free Google Authenticator app for iOS devices


Google Authenticator is a free app for iOS can help protect your Google account from unauthorized access by letting you use two-step verification. The app provides automatic setup via QR code, and it can support multiple accounts. You can opt for counter-based code generation or time-based.

Please note that to use Google Authenticator you will need to enable two-step verification on your Google account. You can do so by visiting the two-step verification setup page.

You can download Google Authenticator for iOS from the iTunes store. I think it's a great idea to do use Google Authenticator, and it only takes a couple of minutes to set up. The extra security for your Google account will help bring you peace of mind so it's well worth doing.


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Additional resources for Google Authenticator for iOS

Google Authenticator Support

Additional resources for iOS

Apple Support

Apple Support Communities

Contact Apple Support

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