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. Learn more about the benefits of setting a passkey.
How to require a passkey for purchases
- Press the Xbox button to open the guide.
- Under Account, select Sign-in, security & passkey. If you’ve 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.
- Scroll right and select Customize.
- Scroll right and select Ask for my passkey to make purchases.
- To turn this feature off, repeat this step and select Passkey not required.
A passkey is now required to make purchases on your account.
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