Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+ - Remove Saved Fingerprints

Note Notes:

  • 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, touch and swipe up or down to display all apps.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Lock screen and security Security icon.
  3. Tap Fingerprint Scanner.
    Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password, or pattern.
  4. From the Manage fingerprints section, tap EDIT (on the right).
  5. Select the fingerprint(s) to remove.
    Note Selected when a check mark is present.
    Note To select all fingerprints, tap All (upper-left).
  6. Tap REMOVE (upper-right) then tap REMOVE to confirm.

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