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Turn on two-factor authentication

Before you begin: To perform this task, you must set a password for your BlackBerry® smartphone and have the smart card password that you received with your smart card.
  1. On the home screen or in a folder, click the Options icon.
  2. Click Security > Password.
    • To use a smart card and your smartphone password to unlock your smartphone, set the Authentication Type field to Smart Card.
    • To use your connected smart card reader (even if the smart card is not inserted) and your smartphone password to unlock your smartphone, set the Authentication Type field to Proximity. Select the Prompt for Device Password checkbox.
  3. Press the Menu key > Save.

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