Change your sign-in preferences on your Xbox One console
If you want to change your sign-in preferences, such as requiring your password when you sign in, follow these steps.
- Scroll left on the Home screen to open the guide.
- Select Settings.
- Select All Settings.
- Under Account, select Sign-in, security & passkey. If you previously required a password to change settings, you'll be asked to enter it now.
- Under Sign-in, security & passkey, select Change my sign-in & security preferences.
- Choose one of the options:
- Make it fast, make it magic. No password.
- No barriers. No extra steps to sign in or change settings.
- Check that it's me. Ask for your passkey.
- Ask for my passkey. Passkey required to sign in, buy things, or change settings.
- Lock it down. Passkey needed for almost everything.
- Customize. Select this option to customize which actions require a password or passkey.
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