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Would you like to know how to reset your Twitch password and enable two-factor authentication for your account? It is a very good time and a very good idea to do so in light of the recent leak on Twitch that reportedly posted encrypted user passwords online. If you want to protect your account and make sure that nobody but you can access it, follow the steps below to learn how to reset your password and enable two-factor authentication to further protect your Twitch account If you want to reset your Twitch account password, the steps are pretty simple. Here’s what to do:

Twitch won’t accept your new password if it thinks it’s too weak. To make your password strong, make it at least 8 characters long and contain both uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, spaces and symbols.

Two-factor authentication (also known as 2FA) is a security method that used by many websites and companies. Essentially, it’s a way to protect your account from unauthorized logins to an extent that you can’t manage with just a password. When 2FA is enabled on Twitch, you will need to enter both your password and a code sent to your mobile phone to log into Twitch. This means that even if someone manages to get your password, they will still not be able to access your account.

If you choose the SMS route, you have to enter the code every time you log in, which is sent to by SMS Your phone has been sent. If you choose the Authenticator app route, you will need to open the Authenticator app on your phone and enter the code for Twitch login. If you’d like to change your preferred 2FA method, you can do so by going to the same Security & Privacy section of the Twitch Settings menu and clicking Edit Two-Factor Authentication.

That’s all you need to reset your Twitch password and enable two-factor authentication for your Twitch account. If you want to read more about the recent data leak on Twitch, check out our news post on the subject.

Ollie Toms

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