How to Turn on 2FA for Skype

Please note: Specific instructions for enabling 2FA are subject to change without notice. Please check with each website or app for the most up-to-date information on this feature.

Skype accounts can enable two-step authentication when they are joined with a Microsoft account.

1. Go to the Security & Privacy page, and sign in with your Microsoft account.

2. Under Two-Step Verification, choose “Set up two-step verification” to turn it on.

3. Choose how you’d like to receive a verification code. Follow the instructions to verify your identity.

4. You will receive on-screen confirmation that two-step verification is turned on.

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