How do i set up the Fingerprint scanner?

Last modified : Sep 18. 2018
How to set up Fingerprint lock

The Fingerprint scanner, now located at the back of the device, provides an intuitive unlock experience. You're able to unlock your device in one seamless move without the need to wake-up the screen.  

Please Note: The location of the fingerprint scanner may differ according to which model you are using.

How do I set up the Fingerprint scanner?

1 Go to the Settings menu > Lock screen and security.
Settings > Lock screen and security
2 Tap Fingerprint Scanner.
Tap Fingerprint scanner
3 Tap on Continue to proceed.
Select Continue
4 To use fingerprints securely, you need to set a Pattern, PIN, or Password. Select one of the following options to proceed.

Please Note: If you have previously set up a secure screen lock authentication, skip to Step 6.

Set an alternative lock screen security method
5 Get ready to add your fingerprint. Place a finger on the fingerprint sensor, lift it off, and then repeat.

Newer devices will allow you to slide your finger over the sensor to capture your fingerprint.

Fingerprint scan progress
6 Your fingerprint has now been registered. Tap on Add to add another fingerprint or tap on Done to proceed.
Fingerprint has been registered
7 Device will prompt you if you wish to enable Fingerprint Unlock.
Tap on Turn ON to enable Fingerprint Unlock.
Tap Turn ON

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