How to setup 2-Factor Authentication (2FA/MFA) for Admin Custom Login form?

How to setup 2-Factor Authentication (2FA/MFA) for Admin Custom Login form?


The Admin Custom Login plugin allows you to personalize your WordPress admin login page. With this plugin, you can create a unique login design as well as customize most elements on the login page. In just a few minutes, you can create attractive and eye-catching login page themes. The 2FA plugin provides TOTP/OTP based verification, Email or phone verification methods after Admin Custom Login form. The purpose of this guide is to enable 2FA for Admin Custom Login form. To use it with 2FA, go to the forms page in the WordPress admin and change the default login form for WordPress 2-Factor Authentication(2FA) plugin.

You can download miniOrange 2-Factor Authentication(2FA) plugin using the following link:

add-wordpress sso download plugin

miniOrange's Google Authenticator – WordPress Two Factor Authentication(2FA , MFA, OTP SMS and Email) | Passwordless login

 Tested with 5.9.1

Follow the steps given below to set up Two Factor Authentication(2FA) on Admin Custom Login form.


1. Installation for 2-Factor Authentication(2FA) plugin.

    Follow the steps below to download 2-Factor Authentication(2FA) plugin on WordPress.

  • Open the WordPress dashboard, go to plugins and click on Add New.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Go to plugins option


  • Search for the Google Authenticator plugin in the search bar and install the plugin by clicking on Install Now.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Search plugin name


  • Now, Click on Activate.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Click activate button


  • Go to the WordPress dashboard and Click on the miniOrange 2-Factor plugin from the left side menu.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - WordPress dashboard page


    2. User Select the Specific Role for Authentication.

  • Now, Click on the Settings tab.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Go to settings tab


  • You can scroll down and navigate to select user roles to enable 2-Factor.
  • Select any User Role and click on the Save Settings button.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Select role of user

    3. 2-Factor Authentication(2FA) Configuration with Admin Custom Login form.

  • Now, go to your Admin Custom Login page.
  • Enter your WordPress login credentials and click on the Login button.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Enter your username and password

  • miniOrange provides multiple 2-factor authentication(2FA) methods for WordPress as shown in the image below.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - 2fa authentication methods list

  • You can select any 2fa method of your choice. We will be configuring Google Authenticator for the Admin Custom Login form.
  • Select Google Authenticator from the list of two factor(2FA) methods.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Select google authenticator

  • Now install Google Authenticator app on your phone and scan the QR code from the current page.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Scan google authenticator barcode

  • Once this is done, the Google Authenticator Application will provide you with the security/Soft token or the six digits to verify your identity. Enter this security token in the field below and click on Verify and Save.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Click verify and save

    4. 2-Factor Authentication(2FA) Invoke with Admin Custom Login page.

  • Now open the incognito window in your browser and type your website’s URL.
  • On trying to login into the WordPress account, the Admin Custom Login page will be prompted. Enter your account credentials and click on the Login button.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Enter your username and password


  • After entering the credentials, the Google Authenticator method will be prompted as a second factor for Admin Custom Login form. Now enter the security token/six digits from the Google Authenticator app and click on Validate.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Enter received otp


  • You will now be logged in to the WordPress dashboard.
  • We have Successfully configured the 2FA/MFA (Google authenticator) with Admin Custom Login form.
  • 2FA Admin Custom Login form - Successful login



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