Windows Hello is Microsoft's biometric security system. Using Windows Hello can help ease any concerns you may have about typing passwords or using sign-in gestures in public. This is because you can securely sign in to Windows using facial recognition or a fingerprint. Before you use Windows Hello, you must configure your computer to allow it.
- Click the Start button.
- Click the Settings button.
Settings categories appear.
- Click Accounts.
General information about your account appears.
- Choose Sign-in options.
- Choose an option under Windows Hello, and then click Set up.
Available options depend on your computer's available devices.
- Click Get started.
- Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the set up.
Once complete, you'll sign in with a swipe or glance.