Step 1Download IBKR application on your mobile application and you should see the screen with the option 'Register Two-Factor'.
Click 'Continue' and key in your SMS code sent to your phone, and then click 'Activate'.
You will be prompted this screen below on your application. Do not click anything yet, and proceed onto the next step.
Login to www.interactivebrokers.com. Select 'User Settings' under 'Settings' and click on 'Secure Login System' to configure.
Click on 'Secure Login Required for Trading'.
Select the first option 'I only want to use my Secure Login Device when logging into Account Management' and then click 'Continue'.
Then, click 'Continue'.
You will be prompted on the agreement of the change. Please enter your name as a signature.
Then, you can try to log in on www.interactivebrokers.com via 'Account Management'.
You will see a pop up message as shown below after you key in your log in details.
Go to your IBKR application on your mobile and you will be prompted to key in your security code/pin. After you key in, you will be auto logged in! That's it!
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Please refer to the attached PDF guide for more detailed instructions.