Question: How Do I Get A PINsentry Device?

How do I get a new PINsentry reader?

To get started, visit Online Banking – then select ‘Order PINsentry card reader’ or ‘Upgrade to PINsentry’, under ‘Order’ in the ‘Service centre’ menu.

If you haven’t registered for Online Banking, you can register here.

Watch our video to see how to register for the app or upgrade basic access with PINsentry..

Can I have Barclays app on two devices?

You can use your Barclays app on up to 6 devices. However, if you get a new phone or iPad, and aren’t going to keep your old one, you should de-register the old device before downloading the app and registering the new one. You can do this by going to ‘Settings’ and selecting ‘Cancel Registration’.

How do personal card readers work?

How do card readers work? Card readers are powered by batteries and work independently of your computer. … None of your personal information or passwords are held on a card reader; it just uses the chip on your card and your PIN to create a unique code so you can log in or confirm transactions.

How do PINsentry card readers work?

When you insert your card into the reader, the device will prompt you to enter your 4-digit PIN number. It will then generate a unique eight-digit code for you to use to complete your transaction or log in to your account. A different code will be generated each time you use the PINsentry card reader.

Can I get a PINsentry in branch?

You can order a PINsentry card reader online by logging in with your passcode and memorable word. … Alternatively, pop into a branch to order a new card reader.

How do you use PINsentry for the first time?

Find out more about PINsentry Start by adding your Barclaycard details as your payment method (you may already have this set up). … Slide your card into the PINsentry, chip-end first. … Type in your card’s PIN into the PINsentry and press ‘Enter’. … Your PINsentry will show you a new eight-digit code.

How do I get an activation code for Barclays Mobile Banking?

You’ll need an activation code – you can generate this using the app on your old device, if you still have it.Log in to your app on your old device.Select ‘More’ from the bottom of the page.Select ‘Manage accounts’ and then ‘Generate activation code’.

How do I log into Barclays with PINsentry?

How to upgrade and log in with PINsentryLog in to Barclays Online Banking using your passcode and memorable word.Select the account services menu and choose ‘Upgrade to PINsentry’.Once you’ve received your PINsentry card reader, go to the Online Banking login page and select ‘Log in using PINsentry card reader’.More items…

Do I need PINsentry for Barclaycard app?

You’ll only need to use a PINsentry card reader when you register for the Barclays app. If you don’t have one, you can complete your registration at one of our cash machines or in branch.

How do I log into my Barclays account without PINsentry?

You can also access Online Banking without PINsentry by setting up a memorable word and passcode to log in with and:See your balances.Transfer money between your Barclays accounts.

Can I transfer money without a card reader?

Without a card reader, you can still: log into the Internet Bank or Banking app. view your accounts. transfer money between your accounts. send money to someone you’ve paid before.

Why do I need a PINsentry card reader?

The PINsentry card reader is used to authenticate your identity by generating a one-off 8-digit code so that you can make use of all our Online Banking services. … You can also use it to log in to Online Banking if you can’t remember your passcode.

Can I use someone else’s mobile PINsentry?

Yes, you should be able to use someone else’s card reader, even if it’s from another bank, but you can only use your own bank card and PIN. For your own security, you should only use a card reader from a trusted source and make sure that the label on the back is intact.

How does mobile PINsentry work?

Mobile PINsentry is a feature of the Barclays app that enables you to log in to Online Banking without having to carry around a card reader or use your debit card. … You can use it so long as you’re registered for Online Banking and are already using PINsentry.