After announcement the affection last fall, WhatsApp is ready to drop the beta tag and absolution two-step analysis to each of its 1.2 billion users on iOS, Android, and Windows devices.

If you’re one of the platform’s 1.2 billion users, you should have the affection now, although it may crave you to update the app before you can access it.

If you’re unfamiliar, two-step analysis adds added aegis to an annual by acute a accessory method of affidavit to access it. Your password, for example, provides the first piece of authentication, and a code sent via text bulletin often acts as the second. For WhatsApp users, the first piece of affidavit comes from you using the app on your mobile device, and the second is a six-digit passcode you’ll create once you enable the feature.

To enable the feature, open WhatsApp > Settings > Annual > Two-step analysis > Enable.

Every seven days, you’ll be appropriate to enter the passcode to log in to the app. You won’t, however, have to enter it each time; thank god.