Two Step WordPress Authentication: This Won’t End Well

Looking at my Security settings, there does not seem to be a method to resend the QR code to my phone. However, I have printed out my backup codes and have used one of them. I’d like to know how I generate a QR code to my new phone in order to have two step authentication work.

I believe that I am well and royally screwed.

 

Author: Gregg Eldred

This is a weblog with some basis in IBM/Lotus Notes & Domino software, when I feel like it or think of something that might be interesting. Other than that, we'll see where this goes. The views expressed in this blog are mine alone, and do not reflect the views of NextStep Technologies, LLC. If you think otherwise, you are mistaken. © 2003-2020 NextStep Technologies, LLC. All rights reserved. The rights to all logos, images, etc., are owned by their respective owners.

One thought on “Two Step WordPress Authentication: This Won’t End Well”

  1. I just recently moved the authentication to a new phone and got over the issue by creating a new secret in the Google Authenticator Settings for my user profile within the blog settings and not on WordPress. Maybe worth a try?

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