How To Disable Two Way Authentication Gmail

Two-factor authentication is a security measure designed to safeguard your Gmail account. There may be situations where you would like to deactivate it, such as for convenience or if you no longer have access to your second verification method. If you are certain about disabling it, please follow the steps provided below to turn off two-factor authentication in Gmail.

Step 1: Sign in to Google Account

Navigate to the Google Accounts page by visiting Once you’re on the page, sign in with your Google Account credentials.

Step 2: Go to Security Settings

Once you’ve logged in, find and click the Security option on the left side of the page. This will take you to the security settings of your Google Account.

Step 3: Two-Step Verification

Under the section labeled as Signing into Google, you’ll find the 2-Step Verification option. Click on it.

Step 4: Turn Off Two-Step Verification

You should now see the two-step verification settings page. Simply click on the TURN OFF button. A popup will appear asking for your confirmation. Click on TURN OFF again to confirm your action.

Step 5: Confirm Your Decision

Google will ask you one more time if you are sure you want to turn off two-step verification. If you are sure, click on TURN OFF.

That’s it! You have successfully turned off two-step verification for your Gmail account.

Note: Keep in mind that turning off two-step verification will make your account less secure. Be sure to use a strong password and change it regularly to keep your account secure.

If you ever decide to enable it again, you can simply follow these steps but click on the Get Started button under the 2-Step Verification settings page to turn it back on.


Two-step verification is an important security measure to protect your Gmail account. However, there might be circumstances where you need to disable it. Always remember that your account’s security is important. So, think twice before turning off any security features in place.