What is a visual pattern and how do I activate or edit it?

A visual pattern is a series of drawn lines that create a pattern of your choice. Note, once enabled the pattern can only be edited.  

This optional authentication method is an added layer of security when using the U.S. Bank Mobile App. This feature is not available in online banking. 

  1. Open the main menu the choose Security center.
  2. Select Biometric login then choose Turn on in login preferences.
  3. Select Visual pattern in the "Two-factor authentication" section.
  4. Create your visual pattern by drawing a design with eight or more points.
  5. Re-enter your new visual pattern and choose Save pattern to finish. 

To freely explore our digital banking services without using your own account, visit our Digital Banking Simulators page. If you'd like a step-by-step tutorial on how to use a specific service or feature, check out our Digital Explorer page.