Set Up Fingerprint Recognition - Samsung Galaxy Note® Edge

Note Notes:

  • To use your fingerprints to unlock your device, you must set a pattern, PIN, or password.
  • A fingerprint is utilized to unlock the device.
  • For the fingerprint scanner to operate, hands must be clean and free of moisture, dirt, oil, lotion, dyes, etc.
  • Up to four fingerprints can be registered on the device.


  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings > Finger Scanner.
  2. Tap Fingerprint manager.
    Note If presented with a Disclaimer, review then tap OK.
  3. Using on-screen prompts as a guide, place finger on the Home button (oval button located below the display) and lift multiple times until complete then tap DONE.
  4. Enter a backup password then tap Continue.
  5. Re-enter the password to Confirm then tap OK.
  6. From the 'Turn on Fingerprint lock' screen, tap OK.
  7. Enter your backup password and tap Continue.
  8. On the Notifications screen, select an option then tap DONE.


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