Two factor authentication, or 2FA for short, gives an extra layer of security to your account, requiring you to enter a code as well as your password
when you log on. This is a proven security enhancement as attackers must now have access to the device you have marked as trusted.
This article will go over how to enable 2 factor authentication as well as the various other features associated with it.
Enabling 2 Factor Authentication
To enable it go to https://lineupsvalorant.com/account
and click enable two factor authentication, follow
the steps it gives including installing an authenticator app like Google Authenticator, an external application used to generate codes which expire after
30 seconds for accessing your account.
You can download it from the App Store here
from the Play Store here
, add it as a browser extension
like this one
for Chrome or download an app such as WinAuth (download instructions here
To set up Google Authenticator click the plus icon and scan the QR code.
In case you lose access to your trusted device we strongly recommend downloading backup codes, these are single use codes used to regain access to your account so
keep them in a secure but accessible place. To do this press ‘view backup codes’ on the account page and enter your details. You can then
download them by pressing the ‘Download Backup Codes’ button, you can also regenerate them at any time by clicking ‘Regenerate codes’