1. Security settings Website
2. Security Settings App
Part 1- Security settings on the Website
To ensure the safety of users funds, Hotbit has adopted Google Authenticator authentication and SMS Verification authentication. Users need to enable the authentications to ensure the security of account funds;
Take Google Authenticator as an example, you need to download Google Authenticator before binding Google Authenticator
After downloading the Google Authenticator app, please click Account ➞ Security Settings ➞ Click Enable Google Authentication
Step 1: Download APP (Google Authenticator) ➞ Next
Step 2: Open Google Authenticator APP, scan the QR code on the left, and a 6-digit verification code will be automatically generated, which changes every 30 seconds (this verification code is your Google verification code).
Note: The 16-digit letter in the red box on the right side of the QR code is your Google 2FA, please do not leak your 2FA to anyone, and you can make a handwritten backup at the same time
Step 3: Location 1 enter the password you used to log in to your Hotbit account ➞ Location 2 enter the 6-digit Google Authenticator code from your Google Authenticator APP (this code has to be entered before the countdown on the APP ends) ➞ Click on Confirm to complete this authenticator binding.
After successfully binding Google Authenticator, you should enter your email number, password and Google Authentication Code in order when you login your Hotbit account.
Part 2- Security settings on the App
In order to ensure the security of the user's account, all users must bind any two of the three verification methods - email Verification , Google Verification or SMS Verification - before completing the account activation.
- How to bind Google Verification
In the "Account" , click on "Security Center" ➔ "Google Verification"
Note: Before binding Google Authentication, you need to download the Google Authenticator APP on your phone.
Refer to the following steps for details
Install Google two-step verification guide steps refer to this link: https://hotbit.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360002414973
Open the Google Validator APP and scan the QR code displayed on the Hotbit Google Validator binding page (if the QR code is not recognized, you can manually enter the Hotbit registered email account and key in order to manually bind). The Google Authenticator APP will generate a series of 6-digit verification codes. Note: Keep the backup key properly.
Enter the login password and Google verification code, and click confirm button to complete the binding. As shown below
How to bind SMS Verification?
In the "Account" , click on "Security Center" ➔ "SMS Verification"
After completing the binding as shown below