At Rise Business Solutions, we take security seriously! With so many scams and hackers out there, it's better to be safe than sorry. So when Xero introduced two-step authentication, it was a great initiative.

How To Keep Your Xero File Secure!


At Rise Business Solutions, we take security seriously!

With so many scams and hackers out there, it's better to be safe than sorry. So when Xero introduced two-step authentication, it was a great initiative.

Follow the steps below to setup two-step authentication for an extra layer of security when you log into Xero,

Download an authenticator app on your phone:

Set up two-step authentication in Xero:
1. Log into Xero, click on Your Name, then click Account
2. Under the Two-Step authentication heading, then click Setup 
3. Using your authenticator app, scan the QR code that will be displayed on your screen, then click Next
4. Enter the authenticator code provided by your authenticator app into xero, then click Next 
5. Select your three security questions


For those who would prefer to watch a video about how the two-step authenticator works and how to install it, click here.


Congratulations! You have now setup two-step authentication for your Xero access!  

Tom Parker @TomParkerCPA

I am passionate about all things small business. I do what I do to make a real difference. My goal is to break the mould of the ‘typical’ accountant and move our profession more towards one as a proactive business advisor for small business owners looking to learn, develop, succeed in all they do.