You can setup two-factor authentication for Amazon.com by using AuthAnvil Authtenticator two-step verification. Download the AuthAnvil Authenticator mobile app, install it and grant the application access to the camera so it can scan barcodes / QRCodes to add new applications such as Amazon.com, to the application.
Upon first activation of the AuthAnvil Authenticator, it will ask for authorization to access the camera. This is so it can use the camera to scan barcodes and Qrcodes from other applications that you wish to pair it with.
The steps for pairing AuthAnvil Authenticator with Amazon.com are shown below:
- Login to your Amazon.com account.
Browse to Your account> Change Account Settingsand select the Editbutton beside Advanced Security Settings.
- Select the Get Startedbutton, then Select the radio button beside Authenticator Appto reveal a QR code to be scanned to add the site to the Authenticator.
- Once the app has been added, generate a new passcode, enter it into the window provided to verify the pairing is complete.
- Once the paring is completed, you will be asked to configure a backup option in case something happens such as a lost phone.