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How to Log into Facebook if you don’t have access to Code Generator

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How to Log into Facebook if you don’t have access to Code Generator -Some people find it difficult to access their Facebook when they couldn’t have access to their Facebook code generator.  Read carefully on this article you will be able to log into your account and as well as another method to log in when you cannot access your Facebook Code generator.

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How to Log into Facebook if you don’t have access to Code Generator

1. Why you need a Facebook Confirmation Code

2. How to find a Facebook Confirmation Code

3. How to Set up Facebook Two –Factor Authentication

4. How to Access Facebook Code Generator on Mobile App

5. What to do when you lost your phone and can’t access code generator

1. how-to-log-into-Facebook-if-you-don’t-have-access-to-code-generator – Why you need a Facebook Confirmation Code

 For you to use Facebook confirmation code you must have enabled two-factor authentication on Facebook. Outside that, you only just need a username or email address and password to log into your account.

By authorizing two-factor authentication, will enhance additional security layer to your account. So if you try to log in to your Facebook account from a new device or location Facebook will request you to confirm your security code in order to complete your login.

2. How to find a Facebook Confirmation Code

2. 1. A Facebook confirmation code can be sent to your mobile phone number connected to your account.

2.2. Use the authentication app; such as Dou or Google Authenticator. More so, Facebook mobile app includes a code generator that automatically generates a fresh security code within 30 or 60 seconds.

2.3. Use a physical Two-factor security Key like USB or ONF.

NOTE: The first two method mention above require your mobile device, you can choose the third method in case you lost your device. Related post > Facebook Code Generator-How To Find Facebook Code

3. How to Set up Facebook Two –Factor Authentication

In order to enable two-factor authentications, follow these steps below;

Open your browser on your device.

Enter URL: www.facebook.com

Tap on the arrowhead at the top right corner.

Click on the “Menu” > then “Settings”

Tap Security and Login and

Click Use two-factor authentication.

The next page will open click “Edit

Click “Get Started” and select the method of your choice.

Select  your options and click on “Next”.

If you decide to use text message option, then 6 digit codes will be texted to you by Facebook to your mobile number connected to your account.

How to Set up Facebook Two –Factor Authentication

Then, enter the code and click “Finish”.

So if you choose to add an authentication app, save recovery codes and create a security Key. Then you should as well assign a phone number that Facebook can use to text a login code to you.

NOTE: If you want to disable two-factor authentication temporarily, you can simply click Turn Off on Facebook 2FA at the settings page in order to log in with just user name and password.

4. How to Access Facebook Code Generator on Mobile App

What you need to access two-factor authentication codes in Facebook code generator without a phone number. This is very helpful when you don’t have access to your mobile phone. This feature is embedded inside the Facebook app on iOS and Android. While the windows store app replicates the Facebook website which does not have a code generator app.

In order to access Facebook code Generator from Android or iOS;

Click on the Facebook app on your mobile device to open.

Tap on the hamburger icon at the right top corner.

Scroll down and click on the “Settings &Privacy”.

And Select “Code Generator “.

Then a code will be generated within 30 or 60 seconds for you.

5. What to do when you lost your phone and can’t access code generator

This is a problem that you may encounter when you set up your mobile phone to be the key to your Facebook account losing your phone could be a challenge. Here is what you need to know;

5.1. Allow Facebook Text you a Confirmation code

If you still have access to your mobile device that is selected under two-factor authentication.  Allow Facebook to text you a confirmation code. Sadly, Facebook can only use that number that is listed for two-factor authentication in your account whether you add an additional phone number to your profile or not.

So if you are now asked for your login code, select need another way to authenticate. At the left side of the bottom and then click text me a login code or you can choose Facebook to call you.

5.2. Use Saved Recovery Codes

Once you have set up two-factor authentication, you have the option to also save a set of recovery codes as a backup. So you can screenshot it or write it down, or saved it in a safe location.

Try to do this if you have not done so, it will help you to get access to your account in case you lost access to code generator or trying to log in to your account from a new device.

5.3. Approve Login from an Authorize Device

When you logged in to your account from a new device Facebook will ask you if you want to remember it. By simply remembering it on that device or location would help you to access your account if you no longer have access to the code generator. for further help visit the Facebook help centre on How to Log into Facebook if you don’t have access to Code Generator.

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