Fingerprint > How do I delete fingerprints

Last Update date : Nov 23. 2020

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How do I delete a existing fingerprint?

You can delete registered fingerprints.

1 On the Settings screen, tap Lock screen and security.
2 Tap Fingerprint Scanner.
3 Unlock the screen using the preset screen lock method.
4 Tap EDIT.
5 Tick fingerprints to delete.
Galaxy J5/J7 2017: Fingerprint > How do I delete fingerprints
6 Tap REMOVE.
7 If all registered fingerprints are deregistered, the screen lock type will be changed to the preset screen lock method.
Galaxy J5/J7 2017: Fingerprint > How do I delete fingerprints

Please Note: This guide is for the J5/J7 Pro only. Previous J5/J7 models do not have fingerprint scanners.

To add fingerprints check out - Fingerprint > How do I register fingerprints or How to use the fingerprint scanner on the Galaxy S10.

You can download the user manual from our Manuals & Downloads page. For all other queries or further technical assistance, please call Samsung Customer Care on 0800 726 786 or Live Chat with our Technical Team online, services are open 24 hours, 7 days.

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