Remove Battle.net Authenticator

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There are a few different ways to remove an authenticator from your Battle.net account, the easiest one depends on your situation.

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Lost or Broken Authenticator?

If you need to remove a lost or broken authenticator from your account, you will need to contact Customer Support for help. You will need to attach a picture of your government-issued ID to verify ownership of the account. Make sure the picture meets all the requirements on our Government-Issued Identification Request article.

Do you have SMS Protect?

If you have SMS Protect on your Battle.net account, you will be able to remove your authenticator on your own, without a Game Master's help. Click Remove Authenticator above to get started.

New Phone—Need to Update Mobile Authenticator

Did you write down your authenticator serial number and restore code? If you did, you can add your authenticator to your new phone by performing a restore. Just install the app and, once it's installed, tap Restore on the in-app menu.

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Need Help?

If you need help removing or restoring your Battle.net Authenticator, contact us.

Still Have your Authenticator?

If you still have your authenticator and you just want to remove it from your account, you can log into Battle.net Account Management normally and take it off your account from there. All you need is your authenticator serial number and the current authenticator code it's displaying. If your codes are not working, choose the Lost or Broken Authenticator option.

Need Help?

If you need help removing or restoring your Battle.net Authenticator, contact us.

Get Help

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