Enabling and Disabling Device Authentication in Phantom

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We strongly recommend that you always have some form of device authentication / biometric authentication enabled for your Phantom app to protect your assets. This guide will show you how to enable or disable device authentication in the Phantom app.

  1. Enabling Device Authentication

    • Step 1: Open the Phantom app on your device.
    • Step 2: Navigate to the app's settings by tapping on the gear icon.
    • Step 3: Go to "Security & Privacy."
    • Step 4: Find the option to enable device authentication and toggle it ON.
  2. Disabling Device Authentication

    • Step 1: Open the Phantom app on your device.
    • Step 2: Navigate to the app's settings by tapping on the gear icon.
    • Step 3: Go to "Security & Privacy."
    • Step 4: Find the option to toggle off device authentication. Disable it, and you're all set.

FAQs:

  • Q: My device authentication method is not working.

    • A: Verify that your device's security settings are properly configured and that the authentication method (e.g., fingerprint or Face ID) is set up correctly for the Phantom app on your device settings.
  • Q: Why should I enable device authentication?

    • A: Enabling device authentication adds an extra layer of security, protecting your assets from unauthorized access.
  • Q: Can I change my authentication method later?

    • A: Yes, changing your device's authentication method will also update the authentication method for the Phantom app, as it relies on your device's security settings.
  • Q: How can I use 2fa with Phantom?

    • A: Phantom does not support the use of 2fa.

 

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