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How to use face to log in to Windows 10 [Tip]

amd-richland-apu-face-login-650x383Have you ever thought it would be cool to log in to Windows 10 with your face? Well, the idea isn’t that far-fetched because now you can! All you need is to add Intel’s Real Sense 3D-Camera. If your PC has the camera installed, then, you can easily log in to the Windows 10 with your face.

What is Intel’s Real Sense 3D-Camera?

The Intel’s Real Sense 3D-Camera is actually 3 cameras acting as one. It contains one 1080p HD camera, an infrared camera and an infrared camera laser projector. Using these 3 cameras, it can easily measure the depth and track the different positions of objects in space. Intel has introduced a number of games and apps that work really well with this camera. For best results, use it along with Windows Hello. This is an application that is used for authentication purpose in the Windows 10 environment.

What is Windows Hello?

The Windows Hello is an excellent feature that works well on a Windows 10 machine along with Intel’s 3D-Camera. It is an application that is used for authentication. You can use your fingers to log in with the help of a finger scanner or you can log in to Windows 10 with your face with the Real Sense 3D-Camera.

Steps to setup Windows Hello for logging in to Windows 10 with your face

  1. Once your computer is on, go to the Settings. Now select the option accounts and from there select the Sign-in options.
  2. Set up an account password and also a PIN.
  3. Next, click on the setup button for face under the app “Windows Hello.”
  4. Now, click on the Start button and enter the PIN number you have created above. Sit in front of the Real Sense 3D-Camera so that it can scan your face and take your picture.
  5. Now click on the Close button. You are all set now.

You can make additional changes for logging in to Windows 10 with your face when needed. If you have started wearing glasses or have grown a beard, just go to Settings and click on the option “Improve recognition.”

Once you are done with the setting up of Hello in your Windows 10 PC for logging in to Windows 10 with your face, you can now shutdown the computer and click on the Restart button. Once the computer restarts and asks you to enter the password, the PC is actually looking for your face. You can see a message “Looking for you” at the top of the screen, the message will remain there until the camera recognizes your face and unlocks your machine.

Conclusion

Many exciting features have been introduced in Windows 10, and logging in to Windows 10 with your face is just one such exciting and hugely popular feature. With the help of the Real Sense 3D-Camera, you can simply set up Hello to login to Windows 10 with your face.