Go passwordless with Microsoft accounts on your device

Applies to: Windows 10Microsoft account

Keep your device even more secure by removing passwords when signing in to Windows with Microsoft accounts on your device. All the places on your device where you use your Microsoft account and password (even your apps and browsers) will automatically switch to modern multifactor authentication with Windows Hello Face, Fingerprint, or PIN. To go passwordless:

  • Go to Start  > Settings  > Accounts  > Sign-in options.
  • Turn on Require Windows Hello sign-in for Microsoft accounts.
    The Sign-in options page in Settings with require Windows Hello sign-in for Microsoft accounts turned on.