Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (2015) - Set Up Fingerprint Recognition

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 4 fingerprints can be registered on the device.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings > Lock screen and security.
  2. Tap Fingerprints.
    Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password, or pattern.
  3. If presented, select a lock screen option (e.g., Pattern, PIN, Password) then follow the steps to complete the process.
    Note Refer to Set Up Screen Lock for assistance.
  4. 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.
  5. Select the display option for the lock screen then tap DONE.

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