Step 1 :

Go to AWS console and login with your username ,password.

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Step 2 :

Go to Services -> IAM

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Step 3 :

Click on Activate MFA on your root account

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Step 4 :

Click on Manage MFA button on the screen in Step 3.

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Step 5 :

Click on Assign MFA device.Select Virtual MFA device.

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Step 6 :

Click continue.

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Step 7 :

Install Google Authenticator app from Play store on your phone.

Step 8 :

Open Google Authenticator App on your phone.

Step 9 :

Click on + and then Scan a barcode from your phone.

Step 10 :

Click Show QR Code on amazon console screen that has showed up from step 6 .

Step 11 :

Scan bar code from your phone. It will show you authentication code. Put that code in Authentication Code 1 box. Then 2nd Authentication code will be displayed on your phone. Put that in the Authentication 2 box.

Step 12 :

Click on Activate Virtual MFA and you will get following popup with success message for assignment of Virtual MFA.

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Step 13 :

Logout and open amazon console again and enter your username/password and click Sign in.

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Step 14 :

Open Google Authenticator app from your phone. It will show up authentication code. Add that in the following screen and click submit.

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Step 15 :

And you will be successfully logged in.

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