Samsung phone requires additional security for biometric Lock screen
As an extra layer of security, Android phones sometimes require additional login information if you have biometric security (like fingerprints) set up. For example, if you just restarted your phone, you will be asked to enter your PIN, password, or pattern instead of using your biometrics.
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