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    Fingerprint Manager

    Arrow left Xperia X support overview

    Fingerprint functionality is not available in the US market.

    Fingerprint Manager registers fingerprint information that can be used as an additional security method for unlocking your device or authenticating purchases. You are allowed to register a maximum of 5 fingerprints on your device.

    Before using the Fingerprint sensor, 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.
    3. Tap NEXT and follow the on-screen instructions to complete fingerprint registration.

    When registering a fingerprint for the first time, you are also prompted to set up a pattern, PIN or password as a security backup if you have not already done so.

    The Fingerprint sensor is on the power key and not on the screen of your device. Before using the Fingerprint sensor, make sure the sensor is clean and without any visible moisture.

    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 the registered fingerprint, then tap DELETE > DELETE.

    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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