nopCommerce Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) – Google Authenticator
nopCommerce Two-Factor Authentication (2FA)
plugin adds an extra layer of authentication, making your nopCommerce stores
more secure. Two-factor authentication, or 2FA, is another name for this sort
of MFA, which improves the security of your nopCommerce websites. To protect
sensitive data, you must verify that the users attempting to access it are who
they say they are. With 2FA, it is possible to protect user passwords and
accounts against security threats such as phishing, brute-force attacks,
credential exploitation, and others. Role-based 2FA, Domain-based 2FA, IP
whitelisting, Customizable KBA questions, Reset 2FA method, Customizable Email
and SMS template, Configure Your Own SMS and Email Gateway, and other features
are available through the nopCommerce Two Factor Authentication (TFA) plugin.
Follow the step-by-step guide to configure nopCommerce 2FA using Google
1. Download & Installation
the nopCommerce Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) plugin.
Extract the zip file, you can find the plugin install files for different
To install the plugin, login as admin into your nopCommerce site or store.
In the admin dashboard, navigate to
Configuration Tab >> Local plugins.
On the top right corner of the page select the
Upload plugin or theme button. Upload the 2FA plugin install file
compatible with your nopCommerce site from the extracted plugin folder.
Follow the instructions further to install the plugin.
2. Configure Google Authenticator
Enable two-factor authentication for users as indicated in the image below.
All users will have 2FA enabled except the administrator.
To enable 2FA for administrators, toggle the 2FA for Admins.
In the App Authenticator click on Configure.
To set up nopCommerce two-factor authentication with
Google Authenticator, click on Configure.
Scan the QR code generated. You can also use the
secret key as an alternative.
Enter the passcode and click on Verify.
The Configured tag shows that the Google Authenticator has been
Enable the toggle to activate Google authentication method for your
3. Test Google Authenticator on nopCommerce Login
Login into your nopCommerce store.
Click on Next to proceed.
Click on Setup to configure Google Authenticator for nopCommerce.
Scan the QR code or use the secret key to setup the Google Authenticator.
Enter the code from Google Authenticator and click on Verify.
Enter the passcode from your Google Authenticator to confirm your identity.
You have successfully used two-factor authentication (2FA) to log into your
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