Disable Google 2-step verification
Google 2-step verification
Written by Saran on August 20, 2012
Updated December 21, 2013
is secure but it can be very annoying at some point, when you need to enter verification code every-time your change your computer. Especially when you travel outside, where your mobile goes dead, internet is short and you try to access Gmail from cyber-cafe or your colleague computer. This kind of situations are less likely these days, but sometimes you just want to disable this Google service for various reasons.
Disabling Google 2-step verification is very easy:
- Sign in to Google and go to https://www.google.com/settings/security, scroll down to 2-step verification, you should see the status is on, now click settings.
- You should now be redirected to another page, where you can turn off this Google service, and you will sign in with your original password only.