Enabling and using One Touch Login in Avast Passwords

One Touch Login enables you to use your Android or iOS device to access and use Avast Passwords on your Windows PC without entering your Master Password each time.

Refer to the sections in this article for instructions to set up and use this feature.

One Touch Login is only available as a premium feature in Avast Ultimate or the paid version of Avast Passwords. For more information, read the following article:

Enable One Touch Login on your PC and pair it with your mobile device

Before you enable One Touch Login, you need to configure Avast Passwords on your PC. For more details, read the following article:

Then, follow the steps below according to your mobile device.

  1. Open the Avast user interface and select PrivacyPasswords.
  2. Click Settings in the top-right corner of the screen.
  3. Select the Security tab from the left-side panel, then click Turn On in the One Touch Login section.
    The One Touch Login feature is only available after you create a Master Password.
  4. Click Start now.
  5. Type the email and password for your Avast Account, if prompted.
  6. Click OK, I'm ready. A QR code appears. You will need to scan this QR code with your mobile device during a later step.
  7. Download and install Avast Passwords on your Android device from Google Play Store:
  8. Tap the Avast Passwords icon on the main screen of your Android device, then follow these steps:
    1. Tap the menu icon (three dots) in the top-right corner of the screen and select Settings, then tap One Touch Login pairing.
    2. Tap Pair to start the process, then scan the QR code on your PC using your device's camera.
    3. Tap Done on your mobile device screen.
    4. Click Close in the One Touch Login dialog on your desktop to finish the process.
  9. Download and install Avast Passwords on your iOS device from App Store:
  10. Tap the Avast Passwords icon on the main screen of your iOS device, then follow these steps:
    1. Tap Settings, then tap One Touch Login.
      You may be prompted to allow notifications from Avast Passwords in order to proceed.
    2. Tap Scan QR code.
    3. Tap OK to grant Avast Passwords access to your device camera, then use it to scan the QR code on your PC.
    4. When a confirmation message appears on your device screen, tap Done to finish the process.

Once your PC and mobile device are paired, you can unlock Avast Passwords on your PC by using your paired mobile device instead of typing your Master Password.

Log into Avast Passwords on your PC using One Touch Login

After you enable One Touch Login on your PC and pair it with a mobile device, you can use your mobile device to log into and use Avast Passwords on your PC instead of typing your Master Password.

When the Avast Passwords login screen appears on your PC, you are given the option to enter your Master Password or refer to the notification that automatically pops up on your paired mobile device.

To unlock Avast Passwords using your mobile device, tap Unlock on the notification.

To unlock Avast Passwords using your device, tap or slide the notification to open the Passwords screen, then tap Allow.

Avast Passwords is unlocked on your PC.

  • Avast Passwords 1.x (paid version)
  • Avast Ultimate 18.x
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Home / Pro / Enterprise / Education - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic / Home Premium / Professional / Enterprise / Ultimate - Service Pack 1, 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic / Home Premium / Business / Enterprise / Ultimate - Service Pack 2, 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home / Professional / Media Center Edition - Service Pack 3, 32-bit

  • Google Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean, API 16) or higher

  • Apple iOS 8 or higher

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