Saturday, 10 May 2014

How to Add Facial Recognition Login in Windows and Mac

Are you still using the traditional way of typing your password to login into your computer, Then you should read this post, Here in this post we will be showing you how you can enable facial recognition on your computer/laptop to login into your computer ,i.e your computer can detect who is it’s owner (it’s you) and give the access to the computer this is really cool right!

Here is How you can enable Facial Recognition on your Windows and Mac Computers

Note:- To make use of this feature or technology on your computer your computer should have a webcam (Acts like Eye for your computer to recognize you!).

Step 1:

First download the face recognition software KeyLemon from here [official link] KeyLemon is available in free version and paid version. First get the free version then get the paid version if you like. :-D

Key Lemon is available for Windows and Mac operating systems.

Here is a complete list of Windows operating systems supported by KeyLemon

Win XP SP2/SP3 (x86 or x64) 

Win Vista (x86 or x64)
Win 7 (x86 or x64)
Win 8 (x86 or x64)
Win 8.1 (x86 or x64)
And list of Mac operating systems supported

MacOS X Snow Leopard (10.6.x)

MacOS X Lion (10.7.x)
MacOS X Mountain Lion (10.8.x)
MacOS X Mountain Lion (10.9.x)

Step 2:

After downloading the file run the installation, Installing of this program is so easy and straight forward.

Step 3:

After completion of installation the run the Application, Now in this step we will be creating a face modal so that computer/laptop can recognize you and give the access to your computer. After completion of installation the wizard for creating the face modal launches as shown in below image

When you see the Green tick mark on your image as shown in above image Click on Create a New Face Modal,(note you can create only create one face modal in free version of this software).

Step 4:

Now in this step you should check whether your computer is able to recognize you are not. The recognition quality beside your image in the vertical bar, The more the bar fills with Green the better your computer is able to recognize you.

When the recognition bar gets filled up with Green click on Next Step

Step 5:

Now in this step you can choose the name for your face modal, And you should also enter your windows password to make the changes available.

Step 6:

Now in this step, Lock your computer and test whether your computer is able to recognize you are not. If you computer is unable to recognize you, You can enter the windows password normally and login into your computer, and improve your face modal from the profile settings as shown in below image.