Join Nick Brazzi for an in-depth discussion in this video Fingerprint and face unlocking with Windows Hello, part of Learn Microsoft Surface: The Basics.
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- Windows Hello is a security feature built into…Windows 10 which will allow you to log into…a computer or tablet using biometric information.…In plain English, that means that you can sign into…your tablet with your face, your iris, or your fingerprint.…Of course you do need a tablet that has hardware…that supports Windows Hello, like a fingerprint scanner…or an infrared camera to scan your face.…Assuming you have the hardware to support it,…let's take a look at how you can get this set up.…Now, depending on your device,…you may have different software on your computer…to work with a fingerprint scanner…or a face recognition camera.…
What we're going to see here is specific to…the Windows Hello feature that's built into Windows 10,…and the hardware that supports that feature.…So what I'll need to do is go into Settings,…then to Accounts, and then to Sign-in options.…Now in a previous movie, we set up a PIN code,…so that I can sign into the computer with a 4-digit PIN.…Before you can use any of the Windows Hello features,…
Nick Brazzi then steps through how to best become productive with the Surface in Tablet mode, exploring the basic touch controls in Windows 10 and how to adjust important settings like notifications, quick actions, and more. Viewers also learn how to use touch to control apps (including Office), multitask, use the onscreen keyboard, work with tiles and pinned apps, and more. Viewers then learn how to get the most out of the Surface accessories, including how to use the powerful Surface pen with OneNote and for visual art. Finally, the course explores important customization and security settings, including how to use Windows Hello for fingerprint or face recognition for fast login.
- Connecting a keyboard and mouse to the Surface
- Running updates
- Using touch controls
- Switching modes
- Using the Surface pen
- Setting a PIN code
- Adding storage with a microSD card