Remove Saved Fingerprints - Samsung Galaxy S6 edge +

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 3 fingerprints can be registered on the device.


  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Lock screen and security.
  2. Tap Fingerprints.
  3. Enter your password then tap NEXT.  
  4. Tap EDIT.
  5. Tap the appropriate fingerprint(s).
  6. Tap REMOVE (located in the upper-right).
  7. From the "Remove fingerprint" screen, tap REMOVE.
    Note When all fingerprints are removed, the screen lock method defaults to previously chosen lock type.


Related Topic: Add Additional Fingerprints