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    Fingerprint Manager

    Register your fingerprint to use it as an additional security method for unlocking your device or authenticating purchases. You can register up to 5 fingerprints on your device.

    The pattern, PIN, or password screen lock serves as a backup unlock method when a fingerprint is used as a screen lock. Before registering your fingerprint, make sure the sensor is clean and without any visible moisture.

    To register a fingerprint for the first time

    1. Find and tap Settings > Lock screen & security > Fingerprint Manager.
    2. Tap Next. If prompted confirm your pattern, PIN, or password, or select your backup screen lock method and follow the on-screen instructions to set it up.
    3. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete fingerprint registration.

    To register additional fingerprints

    1. Find and tap Settings > Lock screen & security > Fingerprint Manager.
    2. Confirm your pattern, PIN, or password.
    3. Tap Add fingerprint, then follow the on-screen instructions.

    To delete a registered fingerprint

    1. Find and tap Settings > Lock screen & security > Fingerprint Manager.
    2. Confirm your pattern, PIN, or password.
    3. Tap (Delete icon) to delete the fingerprint.

    To rename a registered fingerprint

    1. Find and tap Settings > Lock screen & security > Fingerprint Manager.
    2. Select a registered fingerprint in the list, then enter a name and tap OK.
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