Enable login approvals

Login approvals are a security feature similar to login alerts, but with an extra security step. If you turn on login approvals, you'll be asked to enter a special security code or confirm your login each time you try to access your Facebook account from a new computer, mobile device or browser. To turn on or manage login approvals:
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Get login codes to use when you don't have your phone

If you've turned on login approvals, you can generate 10 login codes to use when you don't have your phone. To get your codes: Go to your
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Use text messages (SMS) for login approvals

You can use it with an extra security feature called login approvals to help protect your Facebook account with your mobile phone. Once you add your phone, you'll be sent a text message (SMS) with a special 6-digit security code each time you try to log into your Facebook account from a new computer or mobile device. To turn on text message (SMS) codes with your mobile phone: Go to your
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Use Code Generator for login approvals

Code Generator is part of an extra security feature called login approvals. If you turn on login approvals, you'll be asked for a special security code each time you try to log into your Facebook account from a new computer or mobile phone. Code Generator is a feature in the
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Use the Security Checkup tool

You can use Security Checkup to review and add more security to your account. Click the link below to start the Security Checkup. Start Security Checkup Security Checkup will help you: Log out of Facebook from unused browsers and apps
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How to use app passwords

App passwords are one-time passwords that you can use to log in to your apps instead of your Facebook password. If you have login approvals turned on, you won't have to wait to receive a code when you use an app password. Instead, you can skip login approvals and log in immediately. To get an app password:
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Tips to keep your Facebook account secure

Here are a few things you can do to keep your account secure: Protect your password Don't use your Facebook password anywhere else online, and never share it with other people. Your password should be difficult to guess. Avoid including your name or common words. When you create a new password, make sure that it's at least 6 characters long. Try to
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Turn on login alerts

Login alerts can improve the security of your account by alerting you whenever someone tries logging in to your account from an unrecognized device or browser. You can choose to receive notifications from your web browser or your email. To turn on login alerts: Go to your Security Settings. Click
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Add trusted contacts to your account

Trusted contacts are Facebook friends which you can contact if you ever need help getting into your own Facebook account (ex: you forget your Facebook password and can’t get into your email account to reset it). After you set up a trusted contact, it can be used  to get back into your account. To add
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Use your trusted contacts to get back into your account

If you're locked out of your account, you can set up trusted contacts who can help you regain access to your account. To request help from your trusted contacts: Click Forgot your password? on the login
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