How do I set up Two-Factor Authentication (2FA)?

  1. Navigate to Settings.
  2. Click 'Security'.
  3. Click 'Set up Two-Factor Authentication'.
  4. Open an authenticator app on your mobile device (Google Auth or Authy, for instance).
  5. Scan the QR code using your mobile device.
  6. Enter the code provided into Linus and click 'Activate'.

Don't forget to store your private key somewhere safe!

Setting up two-factor authentication in Linus

Setting up 2FA in Linus on a laptop.

Once I set up 2FA, when will I be asked to input my code?

Upon attempting to complete the following actions:

  • Withdrawing funds
  • Changing your password
  • Changing your authenticator code

What happens if I lose my mobile device with my 2FA codes?

  • You can reset your Linus 2FA on a fresh device using your private key.
  • If you don't have your private key, contact us.
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