I wrote an article last October 2011 on how you can activate your Gmail two factor authentication or two step verification for added security to access your Google Email or Gmail. I am writing an updated article to provide the step by step procedures. For this article, I am using my own gmail account (practice @ gmail.com). Let's go ahead. Login to www.gmail.com website, using your email address and password. If you haven't change your password in a while, let's go ahead update your password. In the upper right corner of your Gmail web screen, click your photo (if you haven't update your photo, you will see a default photo image). Click Account . The web page will redirect to your Google account page. In your Google Accounts page, click Security . In password management, click change password . You will need your old password, type-in your new password, and confirm new password . Click Save to update. Logout and re-login to check your new password. Now, we'