Amazon Prime Video users can use two passwords to protect their account. The main one is the same as the Amazon account and needs to be shared so that other family members can watch movies and series in the same subscription. Unlike Netflix, the service does not allow you to create profiles.
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The second code is a protection PIN that allows blocking programs for certain registered devices according to indicative ratings. See below how to change and configure passwords on the streaming platform.
See how to change and create a password on Amazon Prime Video Photo: Paulo Alves / TechTudo
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How to change the Prime Video password
Step 1. Access Prime Video (primevideo.com) through your computer's browser. Click in the upper right corner and access Account and settings;
Access the Amazon Prime Video settings in the browser Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 2. In Your details, click Edit on Amazon;
Change Amazon account details Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 3. Select Edit next to Password;
Edit the password on the Amazon website Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 4. Enter the current password and enter a new combination, confirming in the field below. When finished, click Save Changes. Remember that the new password is valid for both Prime Video and Amazon account.
Create a new password for your Amazon account Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
How to create the lock PIN
Step 1. On the same Account and Settings screen, select the Parental Control tab to set the lock password;
Access the parental control panel on Prime Video Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 2. Enter a five digit PIN and click Save. Then click on the tab again to reload the page;
Create a blocking PIN and reload the parental control panel Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 3. At the bottom, the site shows a control that allows you to block content by age range. To prevent a particular user from watching adult programs, for example, click 18, select the person's device below and save the changes. Videos classified for the public can only be released on the chosen device by entering the security PIN.
Select a lock level for a specific user Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
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