Enable or disable PIN-less authentication for Remote Access Hosts in Chrome

It is possible to enable or disable this functionality using the Registry Editor and the Local Group Policy Editor. However, if you use the GPEDIT method, you must add the Group Policy Template for Chrome.


Enable PIN-less authentication for Remote Access Hosts in Chrome

To enable or disable PIN-less authentication for remote access hosts, follow these steps-

  1. Press Win+R to open the Run prompt.

  2. Type gpedit.msc and hit the Enter button.

  3. Navigate to Remote access in Computer Configuration.

  4. Double-click on the Enable or disable PIN-less authentication for remote access hosts setting.

  5. Select the Enabled option to allow or Disabled option to block PIN-less authentication.

  6. Click on the OK button.


Press Win+R, type, type gpedit.msc, and hit the Enter button. It opens the Local Group Policy Editor on your computer. After that, navigate to the following path-

Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Classic Administrative Templates > Google > Google Chrome > Remote access

Here you can see a setting called Enable or disable PIN-less authentication for remote access hosts.


Double-click on it and select the Enabled option to allow or Disabled option to block PIN-less authentication in the Google Chrome browser.



That’s it!


It is possible to turn on or off PIN-less authentication in Google Chrome using Registry Editor. If you use the REGEDIT method, don’t forget to create a System Restore point before heading to the steps.


Turn on PIN-less authentication for Remote Access Hosts in Chrome

To turn on or off PIN-less authentication for remote access hosts in Chrome, follow these steps-

  1. Press Win+R to display the Run prompt.