If you want to know how to set up Windows 11 biometric login, read this post. If you have a biometric sensor or fingerprint reader, Windows 11 allows you to use Windows Hello biometrics as a user password.
Knowing how to enable Windows 11 login by fingerprint is very interesting. Because, fingerprinting Windows 11 is arguably one of the most secure methods of user authentication.
In this post, we will guide you through the necessary steps to learn how to enroll your fingerprints in Windows 11.
How to use fingerprint to log in to Windows 11
To log into your PC with your fingerprint in Windows 11, follow the steps below:
- Open Settings.
- Select Accounts.
- Click Sign-in Options.
- Select Fingerprint Recognition (Windows Hello).
- Click the Set up button.
6. Click Get started.
7. Enter your PIN.
8. Touch the fingerprint sensor.
Note: when Windows 11 prompts you to swipe the fingerprint sensor, using any finger is allowed to enroll in Windows Hello biometrics. But, you will need the same finger to log in by fingerprint in Windows 11.
- Raise and lower your finger repeatedly until setup is complete.
- Change the finger angle as per Windows Hello instructions.
- Click Close.
After following the steps above, Windows Hello biometrics will enable the fingerprint feature in Windows 11.
Learn how to use fingerprint to log in to Windows 11 if you have a biometric sensor on your computer.
So, follow the steps above and let us know in the comments if Windows Hello fingerprint recognition is working properly in Windows 11.