Learn about Windows Hello and set it up

Applies to: Windows 10

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Windows Hello is a more personal, more secure way to get instant access to your Windows 10 devices using fingerprint or facial recognition. Surface Pro 4, Surface Book, and most PCs with fingerprint readers already work with Windows Hello. You can also sign in to your PC using Windows Hello companion devices, such as Microsoft Band and Windows phones. Here's how to set it up: