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Is it possible have many gmail -accounts in Android phone? I want to have 2nd verification gmail and some non-2nd-verification gmails in the same phone with different security settings -- like "onion-model" in networking.

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Did you make an app-specific password within your 2 verification system for gmail, and use that as a password? That is how I have mine setup. Look here:… – Dylan Yaga Jan 12 '12 at 17:17
The two-step auth does work, and with multiple accounts, I've got to Google Accounts on my phone both with 2 step auth. Have you seen this previous question: How can I get Google's two-step verification to work? – GAThrawn Jan 12 '12 at 17:28
@DylanYaga: thank you, Dylan. I got the puzzle cracked, now the question in the title and clarified the question. – user11557 Jan 12 '12 at 17:31
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Yes, you can use multiple accounts -- did you try it? I use 3. Add them like any other account through Settings -> Accounts and sync -> Add account.

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Please note that this feature is only available in Android 2.0 and forward. – mbanzon Jan 13 '12 at 4:51

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