Entering a password to sign in to your AOL account can sometimes feel like a hassle, especially if you forget it. If your smart device is enabled with biometric authenticators like a fingerprint sensor or facial recognition technology, you can sign in with ease.

Enable biometric sign in

The option to enable biometrics as a sign-in method may not yet be available for you. If you see the option to enable it when you sign in, follow the prompts to complete the process.

Tip icon.Don't see a biometrics option? If you aren't prompted to set up biometrics, please contact your device's manufacturer.

Disable biometric sign in

  1. Sign in and go to your AOL account security page.
  2. Tap Face/Fingerprint/PIN sign in.
  3. Tap Remove.
  4. Tap Yes, Remove to confirm.