Require a passkey for purchases on your Xbox One console
To control any purchases made on your account, you can require a passkey before a purchase can be completed. This is especially helpful to parents who want to approve the purchases their kids want to make.
Learn more about the benefits of creating a passkey.
How to require a passkey for purchases
- Press the Xbox button to open the guide.
- Select System > Settings > Account.
- Select Sign-in, security & passkey.
- Select Change my sign-in & security preferences.
- Scroll right and select Customize.
- Scroll right and select Ask for my passkey to make purchases.
A passkey is now required to make purchases on your account. To turn this feature off, repeat these steps and select Passkey not required.
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