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How to Turn off Two-factor Authentication for your Apple ID

Two-factor authentication is an extra layer of security for your Apple ID, when you remove this extra layer of of security, you will only be asked for a password when you sign in. Here will show you how to turn off two-factor authentication for your Apple ID.

Turn off two-factor authentication for your Apple ID

If you turn off two-factor authentication, your account will be protected only with your password and security questions. You can follow the steps below to turn off two-factor authentication.

Step 1: Go to Apple ID account page.

Step 2: Sign in with your Apple ID account and Password.

Sign in with Apple ID

You will get a message with a verification code in your trusted device. Enter the code to continue.

Step 3: Then click Edit in the Security section.


Step 4: Click on Turn off Two-factor Authentication link.

Turn off Two-factor Authentication

Step 5: You need create new security questions.

Tip: These security questions will help Apple verify your identity when you need to access your account or reset your password.

Create new securuty questions

Step 6: After done, click Continue to verify your date of birth, then verify you rescuing email.

Tip: You can select to verify rescuing email later, if you would like.

Verify later

Step 7: Two-factor authentication has been turned off.

Two-factor Authentication has been turned off