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Register Fingerprints on Your Galaxy Tab S2

Use Fingerprint recognition as an alternative security method to enter passwords. To use Fingerprint recognition, your fingerprint information needs to be registered and stored on your tablet. You can register up to three fingerprints. A password is also set up as an alternative to your fingerprint.

The available screens and settings may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Register Fingerprints

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.   

  2. Touch Search, and then search for and select Fingerprints.   

  3. Touch CONTINUE.   

  4. You must set a Pattern, PIN, or Password to protect your fingerprints. Select the desired method and then follow the on-screen instructions.  

  5. Lift your finger when the tablet vibrates and then place it on the Home key again. Repeat this action using the same finger until the fingerprint is registered.   

  6. Choose the display options for notifications on the lock screen. You can choose to have the notification content show on the lock screen or show only notification but hide the content. If you don't want either, choose Do not show notifications. Touch DONE when finished with selection.  

Removing Fingerprints

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.   

  2. Touch Search, and then search for and select Fingerprints.   

  3. Enter your credentials and then touch CONTINUE.   

  4. Touch EDIT.   

  5. Select the fingerprints you want to delete and then touch REMOVE.   

  6. Touch REMOVE.   

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