How to enable two factor authentication in cPanel?

Please refer to the following steps to enable two-factor authentication in cPanel.

  1. Login to the WHM Panel.

  2. At the Security Center click on the Two-Factor Authentication.



  3. Enable Two-factor authentication.



  4. Now, login to the cPanel account.

  5. Inside Security >> Click on Two-Factor Authentication.

  6. Click on the two-factor authentication button.



  7. Scan QR code with Google Authentication application. If you don’t want to scan the code and want to set up multi-factor authentication manually by using the below details.





  8. Once you are done with scanning the code or manual configure, you will have the six-digit code generated by Google Authentication app. You need to enter the security code in the below box and click Configure Two Factor Authentication.   

    If you get the message said success, it means two-factor authentication is enabled on your cPanel. Now, you will be required to enter the code whenever you log in to the cPanel.

Related Articles

How can I view my website before DNS changes?

Before DNS propagation takes place, you can browse your website wite temporary URL. Following are...

How to transfer cPanel accounts from Shared Hosting to VPS/Dedicated Server manually?

cPanel facilitates you to restore full cPanel account along with websites, email accounts, MySQL...

How to Check Bandwidth Usage from WHM Panel?

Within WHM (Web Host Manager), you can check the bandwidth usage of each website hosted. Here are...

How to Change LiteSpeed WebServer Port on cPanel?

Please refer to the following steps to change the LiteSpeed WebServer Port on cPanel. Login to...

How to Disable SSH Login for the Root User in Linux?

Please refer to the following article to disable root login using SSH in Linux.  Login to your...

  • 0 Users Found This Useful

Was this answer helpful?