November 29, 2022, 4:53pm
@ATMOSPHERE and welcome to the community,
Thanks for the request, it appears as though this is something that is already implemented at this time.
Though I do not have my computer with biometrics to test with currently, as I recall when opening the browser extension as long as the desktop app is also running and has been logged in with
Allow browser integration enabled, then the browser extension will request to unlock the vault with biometrics.
Though this would not work to login to the vault, only unlock.
Here are a few relevant posts, hope that helps.
Automatic Biometrics Prompt on Open Popup
When Unlock with biometrics is enabled, clicking extension will trigger biometrics prompt automatically as default behavior.
A checkbox option should exist to disable this behavior and require original behavior of clicking Unlock with biometrics on lock screen.
Avoid triggering biometrics prompt after clicking Lock Now.
I originally commented on this at: Automatically Select Biometrics for Unlocking when available -…
Really loving the integration with Windows Hello with the Chrome extension. Only problem is there is no option to default to biometrics. When clicking on the locked vault, the first option is to enter the master password. With “Unlock With Biometrics” being a secondary action that always requires manual selection. Would highly value if Windows Hello could be the default option, with the desktop bioauthentication popup occurring immediately after pressing the extension.
Windows Hello auto-prompt in Bitwarden for Windows
Current situation: Tedious access to your Bitwarden data via Bitwarden for Windows
Each time you want to go to your Bitwarden account via Bitwarden for Windows, you have open the application and then move your mouse on top of the button “Unlock with Windows Hello”, in order to start Windows Hello and only then you can give your fingerprint.
Request: Please add an option to automatically prompt for…
(David H )
November 29, 2022, 5:23pm
Thanks for posting those duplicates, Kent. Much appreciated.
If anyone would like to support this OP’s request, please vote using one of the links above that most closely matches your interest. Closing thread…