How to Set Up Two-Factor Authentication on LocalBitcoins with Protectimus Slim NFC

How to enable two-factor authentication with hardware 2FA token Protectimus Slim NFC in LocalBitcoins cryptocurrency exchange.

  1. Make sure that your Android smartphone supports NFC technology and download the Protectimus TOTP Burner application.
  2. Log in your LocalBitcoins account and initiate the enrolment of the software token:

Choose “Edit profile” from the pop-up menu in the right upper corner ->

How to Enable LocalBitcoins 2FA with Protectimus Slim NFC

 

Go to “Security” section ->

How to Enable LocalBitcoins 2FA with Protectimus Slim NFC

 

Click “Edit Security options” ->

How to Enable LocalBitcoins 2FA with Protectimus Slim NFC

 

Click “Enable two-factor authentication” ->

How to Enable LocalBitcoins 2FA with Protectimus Slim NFC

 

Choose “Mobile app based two-factor authentication” and click “Proceed to activation” ->

How to Enable LocalBitcoins 2FA with Protectimus Slim NFC

 

You will see the QR code with the secret key (seed). Use it to program the Protectimus Slim NFC token.

How to Enable LocalBitcoins 2FA with Protectimus Slim NFC

 

  1. Program the Protectimus Slim NFC token by scanning the QR code. Learn how to program Protectimus Slim NFC token here.
  1. Save the QR code in a very safe place to use it as a backup in the future.
  1. To finish the token enrollment enter the one-time password from Protectimus Slim NFC in the field “Authentication code” and tick the checkbox below if you saved the secret code.

How to Enable LocalBitcoins 2FA with Protectimus Slim NFC

 

  1. Enjoy reliable and convenient protection for your LocalBitcoins account!

Author: Anna

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