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Google Authenticator by XLT

WordPress Auth using Google Authenticator is a simple plugin which allows authorization with Google Authenticator tokens.

  1. Login to WordPress admin panel, go to 'Plugins', next click 'Add New', choose 'Upload', click 'Browse' and find a xlt-totp-auth.zip and next click 'Upload Now'

  2. If plugin is installed, remember to activate it.

  3. Go to Settings >> XLT TOTP Auth and check if "Token authorization enabled" is checked.

  4. Go to Users >> Your profile and scroll to the bottom of page and find XLT TOTP Auth section.

  5. Check "Enabled TOTP Auth". "Secret code" will appear. Click "Generate new" and wait for new secret code. After generation click "Update profile".

  6. Scan QR Code in your Google Authenticator application or enter "Secret code for Google Authenticator" code manually. You should also write this code in safe place. If you reinstall Google Authenticator software or loose your phone you will not be able to login.

  7. Next time on login screen "Google Authenticator token" field will appear. Enter your login, password and generated code and login. If user has not enabled "TOTP Auth" just leave this field empty.

Requires: 3.6 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.3.8
Last Updated: 1 year ago
Active Installs: 50+


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